The Department of Growth and Structure of Cities at Bryn Mawr College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track, beginning or advanced Assistant Professor position to start August 1, 2018. We seek a social scientist specializing in urban society and culture, with a preference for Africa, Asia or Latin America. The successful applicant should be a committed teacher and scholar to join our multidisciplinary exploration of social and formal cities around the globe and through history, teach core introductory courses, work with quantitative methods, and participate in our senior seminar. The candidate should have expertise in such areas as political economy, transnational flows, social movements and social change, housing, social justice and/or urban policy. Candidates must have completed all requirements for the Ph.D. by the start date in one of the following areas: economics, geography, anthropology, sociology, political science, planning, or a related social science field.
To apply for this position, candidates must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy and research statement by December 5, 2017 to Growth and Structure of Cities Search Department Committee via Interfolio ByCommittee at https://apply.interfolio.com/42997. In addition, arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted via Interfolio to the Growth and Structure of Cities Department Search Committee. Applications received by December 5, 2017 will receive full consideration.