Urban Planning Post at Glasgow University

A new job posting has popped up, for an experienced urban planner to work at the University of Glasgow in Scotland.

The position requires a Phd and experience in urban planning and research. Applications are due by May 12, 2013. The job is funded for three years.

*Lecturer in Transportation Planning*
*University of Glasgow, United Kingdom*
*College of Social Sciences, School of Social and Political Sciences*
*Ref: 003593*
*Funded for 3 years*

The University of Glasgow, established in 1451, is a member of the UK’s
Russell Group of leading universities. The University is committed to
enhancing its position as one of the world’s great broad-based
research-intensive universities.

The Urban Studies subject area in the university is seeking outstanding
candidates with a strong commitment to contribute to teaching and
research in urban transportation planning. Urban Studies in Glasgow is
widely recognised as a world-leading centre for innovative,
interdisciplinary urban research with significant impact. The
appointment will commence on September 1, 2013.

Applicants must demonstrate expertise and a strong commitment to 
undertake research in the theory, practice, methods and applications in 
transportation planning, and should be familiar with urban
transportation modelling and/or policy analysis, and have a demonstrable
interest in one or more of the following areas: socially-just,
smart/intelligent, active and sustainable transportation systems.
Attractive candidates would have a track record of peer-reviewed
publications, presentations in international academic conferences,
research funding, and teaching experience, or show great potential to
excel in these areas.

Candidates should have a Ph.D. with a minimum of 2 years’ research 
experience at postdoctoral level or equivalent research profile (and 
expect PhD conferral by September 2013), in terms of publications and
presentations, in the fields of urban studies, planning, geography,
management, public administration, economics, or a related field.

*For further information and to apply, please visit:*


*Closing date: 12 May 2013.*
*Interview date: 30 May 2013*

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