Members Job Postings of 2018

Professor of Regional Design and Planning, TU Delft

Published at: 3 August 2018

The Professor of Regional Design and Planning will maintain and strengthen the high reputation of TU Delft in research and teaching on ‘integrated urbanism’ particularly at the metropolitan scale. Regional design and planning is a wide field within which the Professor will concentrate on the use of the designerly approach of ‘envisioning’, employing spatial representations and mapping. In particular, the Professor will contribute to developing regional and metropolitan designs and to disseminating knowledge on regional design and planning methodology, on regional design and planning oriented methods of analysis, and on how regional design and planning can steer the political agenda of metropolitan regions.

Application Deadline 7 September 2018

Professor/Associate Professor of Urban Design Theory and Methods, TU Delft

Published at: 3 August 2018

The professor/associate professor of Urban Design Theory and Methods will build on a strong track record of research, education and outreach in urban design within urbanism. The professor/associate professor will lead the academic work of the urban design section. This will entail management of the urban design staff, coaching and team building, acting as principal investigator for external funding bids and providing support on publication across the whole spectrum of media. She or he will ensure continuity in the investigation of existing research and education themes that are successful, but we also welcome an injection of new ideas and topics that reflect current challenges in urban design for both research and education. The professor/associate professor will bring an international and cross-cultural perspective to bear on the subject.


Application Deadline 8 September 2018

Professor of Delta Urbanism, TU Delft

Published at: 3 August 2018

The Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment at TU Delft invites applications for the post of Professor of Delta Urbanism. This is a new position in a field where the University has built a strong reputation, particularly through the work of former Professor Han Meyer in the Department of Urbanism, with support from the inter-faculty initiative Deltas, Infrastructures and Mobility. The post offers a unique opportunity for an outstanding candidate to develop research and education that addresses the urgent challenge to create more sustainable, and resilient deltas respecting the critical relations between urbanization, flood defence, water management, agriculture and ecosystems.


Application Deadline 7 September 2018

Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) of Spatial Development

Published at: 19 July 2018

Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) of Spatial Development

The Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering (www.baug.ethz.ch) of ETH Zurich invites applications for the above-mentioned position at the Institute for Spatial and Landscape Development (www.irl.ethz.ch).

The closing date for applications is 15 October 2018.

Hypatia chairs: Full Professor in Geo-information Science and Earth Observation

Published at: 16 July 2018

Your challenge 
As a Professor at the University of Twente, you will have a leading role in initiating, coordinating and executing novel scientific methods and approaches in the broad Geo-information Science and Earth Observation domain of our ITC Faculty.
You will be based in a department and be co-responsible for its management, alongside other Principal Investigators (PIs).
You will teach and supervise MSc and PhD students and initialise and lead capacity development projects in ITC’s target countries in Asia and Africa.

Call for Three Visiting Professorship Positions in Urban Studies - KTH & TU Wien Joint Visiting Professorship Program in Urban Studies

Published at: 11 June 2018

The Interdisciplinary Centre for Urban Culture and Public Space plans to fill three temporary one-year positions for a Visiting Professorship in Urban Studies (part-time), each starting on 1st October (2018, 2019 and 2020) in Vienna, Austria.

The positions will be offered in the course of a newly established academic cooperation between KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Sweden, and the TU Wien in Vienna, Austria: the KTH & TU Wien Joint Visiting Professorship Program in Urban Studies (2019 until 2021).

New Research Position in the EU-funded Project AREA 21

Published at: 29 May 2018

The Institute for Urban Planning and Regional Development of HafenCity University Hamburg invites applications for an open research position in the project AREA 21 Baltic Smart City Areas for the 21st Century.

The deadline for applications is: 22 June 2018