Faculty Positions in Urban Studies

Yale-NUS College
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Yale-NUS College, a collaboration between the National University of Singapore (NUS) and Yale University, is seeking to hire one or more open rank, tenure-track/ tenured faculty members for its urban studies program.  We seek social scientists with research and teaching interests in any area of urban studies. Applications are encouraged from scholars with interests in urban society and social change, urban governance, urban resilience and sustainability, and urban-regional development in a comparative perspective. An interest in Asia is desirable, but not necessary.

Applicants should be active researchers with a commitment to creative and effective undergraduate teaching and mentoring within their specialties and in the Yale-NUS Common Curriculum.  An ongoing research program that incorporates undergraduates would be highly desirable.  For information about the curriculum, please see http://www.yale-nus.edu.sg/curriculum/common-curriculum

Salary, benefits, and leave policies will be competitive at an international level.  Yale-NUS College is committed to supporting faculty research through various grants, research and travel allowances.

Review of applications will begin August 1, 2014, and continue until the position is filled.  Inquiries should be made to the Search Committee Chair, Jane Jacobs, Division Director of Social Sciences, and Professor of Social Sciences, yale-nus.college@yale.edu or see http://www.yale-nus.edu.sg.  

The College values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity. For additional information about Yale-NUS College and the faculty hiring process, including submission guidelines, and to apply, we invite you to our web site at: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/YaleNUS