UAA Conference Workshops on Teaching Effectiveness (Application Deadline Extension: December 9, 2018)

November 30, 2018By Deidre BeadleUAA Community News, UAA Conference

UAA Teaching Effectiveness Academy for Instructors April 24, 2019 | 10:00 am – 3:00 pm 49thAnnual UAA Conference (Los Angeles, CA) Luskin Conference Center Application Deadline Extension: Sunday, December 9, 2018 The academy will offer two teaching-related workshops, which will run parallel to one another. If you wish to be considered for both, you will … Read More

Request for Proposal: Founding Editorship of UAA’s New Journal Race, Ethnicity and the City

November 1, 2018By Deidre BeadleUAA Community News, UAA Publications

The Urban Affairs Association (UAA) is delighted to invite applications from individuals or teams for the founding editorship of our new journal, Race, Ethnicity and the City. The initial period of the editorship will be between 1st April 2019 and 31st December 2021, with the option of renewal for a further period, subject to mutual consent. Key Deadlines  … Read More

Soft Support And Data Available For Research On Houston

August 10, 2018By Deidre BeadleUAA Community News

If you are thinking of doing research in Houston, the Kinder Institute at Rice has two opportunities you may be interested in: 1. KINDER SCHOLAR PROGRAM. Provides soft support for researchers who plan to do on-the-ground research in Houston. Ideal for Ph.D. students and postdocs. https://kinder.rice.edu/affiliated-scholars-program 2. KINDER HOUSTON URBAN DATA PLATFORM. Hundreds of datasets … Read More

Assistant Professor: City Planning/Innovation (San Diego State University)

July 27, 2018By Deidre BeadleJob Ads

School of Public Affairs San Diego State University Assistant Professor: City Planning/Innovation General Information: San Diego State University SDSU is an established and acknowledged leader in the twenty-three-campus California State University system. With more than 7,700 faculty and staff and 35,000 students, it is one of the largest universities in the western United States. The … Read More

Call for Papers: Metropolitics.org — Special Series on Progressive Mayors and Urban Social Movements

July 20, 2018By Deidre BeadleUAA Community News

Metropolitics, a peer-reviewed, on-line journal of public scholarship about cities and urban politics, will publish a special series on progressive mayors and urban social movements in the fall of 2018. Metropolitics is committed to making original scholarly research on cities and urban politics accessible to a broad international readership in a short-form (1500-2000 words), open-access … Read More