- Hi folkswhile directly not a Recreation or Tourism type job, specialization in RTS and Planning is a possibility.The Department of Geography and Regional Planning (GARP), Westfield State University (WSU), invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor in Geography & Regional Planning beginning January 2013 or September 2013 at the latest. Academic load is 12 hours. A strong background in applied urban planning, environmental planning, or sustainability is expected.
Teaching responsibilities include introductory and advanced planning courses, and other upper level courses in the area of expertise. Supporting the University’s common core in world regional, physical, cultural geography, and/or statistics is expected.
Responsibilities include the advising of regional planning students. The successful candidate is expected to maintain an appropriate research and public service program. Review of applications will begin 15 September 2012 and continue until the position is filled.
Ph.D. in planning, geography, urban studies or strongly related field, and a desire to teach undergraduates. ABD candidates must provide confirmation of completion of all requirements for the Ph.D. by January 15, 2013 for consideration at the Assistant Professor Rank.
Professional accreditation (AICP) is desired.Apply at http://jobs.westfield.ma.edu/postings/666(please, no jokes about the listing number!!)rob