Ladder Faculty Position: Assistant Professor of Public Policy

Ladder Faculty Position: Assistant Professor of Public Policy

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Wed, 10/19/2011 - 10:42am

The Department of Public Policy of the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs seeks to recruit a tenure-track, assistant professor (any rank) in public policy.  We seek candidates with interests in urban and social policy, immigration, science and technology policy, transportation, public infrastructure, and other related areas (domestic and/or international).

The successful candidate will be expected to teach policy analysis, as well as courses such as public finance, urban or social policy, among others.  We welcome applicants with expected doctorates in public policy, economics, urban planning, engineering, sociology, political science, and related fields, as well as those who have received their doctorates within the past few years.

The position involves research, teaching, and service contributions to the Department.  The Department offers a two-year Master of Public Policy (MPP) degree program and participates actively in an undergraduate minor in public affairs.  You may visit our web site at www.publicaffairs.ucla.edu to learn more about the Department of Public Policy.

The application package should reference search # 1182-1112-02 and include a C.V., research paper, three references, and a cover letter addressed to: Chair, Public Policy Recruitment Committee, Department of Public Policy, UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs.  Electronic submission to: ppfacsrch@publicaffairs.ucla.edu or by mail to: 3250 Public Affairs Building, Los Angeles, CA  90095-1656.

We will begin reviewing applications on November 15th, but will continue receiving applications until the position is filled.

The School of Public Affairs at UCLA is committed to building a more diverse faculty, staff, and student body as it responds to the changing population and education needs of California and the nation.  The University of California is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

The Department of Public Policy of the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs seeks to recruit a tenure-track, assistant professor (any rank) in public policy.  We seek candidates with interests in urban and social policy, immigration, science and technology policy, transportation, public infrastructure, and other related areas (domestic and/or international).