Urban Planning - Tenure-Track Position

McGill University

Location: Quebec
Date posted: 2013-01-07

Academic Position in the School of Urban Planning
Staring date August 1, 2013


The School of Urban Planning is inviting applications to fill a junior, tenure-track position, but will also consider outstanding senior candidates. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Urban Planning or a related field (or be in a position to earn the degree by August 2013).

Candidates are invited to apply if they can bolster the School's capacity in teaching, research and service in areas of specialisation such as economic development, infrastructure financing, transportation economics, real-estate development, financing and management of urban design projects and international development.

Preference will be given to applicants who can contribute to more than one area of specialisation, who can participate in studio teaching, and/or who are professionally accredited planners (or are eligible to become locally accredited).

The School of Urban Planning, which is part of the Faculty of Engineering, offers a Master of Urban Planning program and an Ad-Hoc PhD program in Urban Planning, Policy and Design, as well as courses that are open to undergraduates.

Applicants should submit a letter of application stating their teaching and research interests, their CV and three letters of recommendation. Candidates and referees should address their letters to:

Raphaël Fischler, Director
School of Urban Planning
McGill University
815 Sherbrooke Street West, #400
Montréal, Québec
Canada H3A 0C2

All application documents must be sent in PDF format to jobapplications.planning@mcgill.ca. Originals of the letters of recommendation should be mailed to the address given above.

To ensure full consideration, applications should be received by February 8, 2013. McGill University is committed to equity in employment and diversity. It welcomes applications from Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, ethnic minorities, persons of minority sexual orientation or gender identity, visible minorities, women, and others who may contribute to diversification. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.


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