Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs 801 West Michigan Street, Indianapolis, IN, USA
Aug 28, 2019Full time
The Paul H. O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs (O’Neill School) at Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) seeks to fill one tenure track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level beginning in August 2020. We seek candidates who can complement our existing strengths and priorities within our multidisciplinary public affairs program. Applicants should conduct research and teach at the intersections of public affairs and environmental policy, with potential connections to urban affairs, environmental resilience, social and environmental justice, sustainability, and climate change adaptation. Research areas might include (but are not limited to) public policy, public management, economics, management, political science, urban planning, regional science, and/or sociology. This position is one of several new faculty lines created as part of Indiana University's Grand Challenge, Prepared for Environmental Change (see: https://eri.iu.edu/ and https://grandchallenges.iu.edu/environmental-change/index.html ). The O’Neill School and Indiana University are committed to diversity. We seek excellent candidates with a demonstrated sensitivity to and understanding of a diverse community and pedagogic awareness. Diversity, in all its forms, is welcome at IUPUI including a broad range of ability, age, gender, gender identity and expression, race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, socioeconomic and academic experience, and veteran status. The successful candidate will have demonstrated an overall commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity including the ability to communicate and work effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds and cultures. Indiana University pledges itself to continue its commitment to the achievement of equal opportunity within the University and throughout American society as a whole. In this regard, Indiana University will recruit, hire, promote, educate, and provide services to persons based upon their individual qualifications. Indiana University prohibits discrimination on the basis of age, color, disability, ethnicity, sex, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status. The O’Neill School, is a multi-disciplinary professional school of Indiana University, committed to excellence in research, teaching, and service. Impactful civic engagement is a hallmark of the IUPUI campus and O’Neill. The Indianapolis and Bloomington campuses make up one core school. Among public affairs programs, the O’Neill School programs are ranked highly by U.S. News and World Report. Comprised of approximately 30 full time faculty, the O’Neill School at IUPUI has vibrant undergraduate and graduate programs in public affairs, criminal justice and public safety. The NASPAA-accredited MPA program is currently ranked 39th in the U.S. News and World Reports rankings. As testament to the productivity of its highly active faculty research program, the Shanghai Rankings listed O’Neill IUPUI as one of only 39 American Universities in the Top 100 in the World in public administration.