Public Call for Visiting Professors in Federal University Of Paraíba, Brazil

May 11, 2018UAA Community News

90 vacancies for Professors with a PhD and at least 2 years of proven academic experience; 3 vacancies for Architecture, Urbanism and Related Areas for the PPGAU/UFPB; Contract: up to 4 years; Profile: Doctorate in Architecture, Urbanism and Related Areas; Candidates should attend lectures; conduction, development and application in scientific research; Salaries: US $3,220.00 to … Read More

Third Annual Education Reform, Communities, and Social Justice Research Conference at Rutgers University May 18th

April 30, 2018UAA Community News

On Friday, May 18th, 2018, the Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy at Rutgers University will host the third annual research conference on Education Reform, Communities, and Social Justice: Exploring the Intersections. The conference will showcase two dozen research papers and a lunch plenary of distinguished scholars and educators who will discuss … Read More

Just Published: Introduction to Housing, Second Edition

April 23, 2018UAA Community News

Introduction to Housing, Second Edition Edited by Katrin B. Anacker, Andrew T. Carswell, Sarah D. Kirby, and Kenneth R. Tremblay A comprehensive approach to understanding housing in the United States and abroad. Description This foundational text for understanding housing, housing design, homeownership, housing policy, special topics in housing, and housing in a global context has … Read More

New Book – “Governing Disaster in Urban Environments: Climate Change Preparation and Adaption After Hurricane Sandy”

April 18, 2018UAA Community News

Governing Disaster in Urban Environments: Climate Change Preparation and Adaptation after Hurricane Sandy is a comprehensive account of relevant debates, conceptualizations, and practical considerations for the governance of disaster at multiple scales. In this interdisciplinary work, Julia Nevarez uses the example of Hurricane Sandy to analyze the complex phenomena of climate change and its effects … Read More

Atlanta Studies Symposium, 20 April, at Emory University: Register Free

April 16, 2018UAA Community News

Join us for the 2018 Atlanta Studies Symposium, Friday 20 April. This event is free and open to all, but please register here so we have an accurate headcount for food and seating purposes: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScmPg8On1OO7c3T1IEiPyQqHu4wv0_9oHLZJ-NNP-bL1is1hw/viewform This year’s program includes 70 speakers from many disciplines, all discussing scholarship on the Atlanta region, led by keynoter Ellen … Read More

2018 Alma H. Young Emerging Scholar Award

April 12, 2018UAA Community News

The Urban Affairs Association (UAA), the international professional association for urban scholars, researchers and public service professionals, convened its 48th Annual Conference in Toronto Ontario, April 4-7, 2018. More than 1,000 participants, representing universities, research institutions, non-profit organizations, and public and private organizations/institutions from around the world met to discuss 21st century issues impacting urban … Read More

2018 Contribution to the Field of Urban Affairs Award

April 12, 2018UAA Community News

The Urban Affairs Association (UAA), the international professional association for urban scholars, researchers and public service professionals, convened its 48th Annual Conference in Toronto, Ontario, April 4-7, 2018. More than 1,000 participants, representing universities, research institutions, non-profit organizations, and public and private organizations/institutions from around the world met to discuss 21st century issues impacting urban … Read More

2018 Best Conference Paper Award

April 12, 2018UAA Community News

The Urban Affairs Association (UAA), the international professional association for urban scholars, researchers and public service professionals, convened its 48th Annual Conference in Toronto, Ontario, April 4-7, 2018. More than 1,000 participants, representing universities, research institutions, non-profit organizations, and public and private organizations/institutions from around the world met to discuss 21st century issues impacting urban … Read More

2018 Best Book in Urban Affairs Award-Honorable Mention

April 12, 2018UAA Community News

The Urban Affairs Association (UAA), the international professional association for urban scholars, researchers and public service professionals, convened its 48th Annual Conference in Toronto, Ontario April 4-7, 2018. More than 1,000 participants, representing universities, research institutions, non-profit organizations, and public and private organizations/institutions from around the world met to discuss 21st century issues impacting urban … Read More