JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021

Boston University

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Initiative on Cities
Faculty Director of the Boston University Initiative on Cities

JOE ID Number: 2020-02_111465822
Date Posted: 10/29/2020
Date Inactive: 01/31/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Faculty Director of the Boston University Initiative on Cities
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Boston, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
R0 -- General
Public Engagement
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The College of Arts and Sciences at Boston University invites applications for Faculty Director of the BU Initiative on Cities (IoC) beginning July 1, 2021. We seek a senior scholar of cities with an established record of cutting-edge research, academic leadership and public engagement to lead the IoC (, a campus-wide research initiative that engages faculty and students to support and promote interdisciplinary research on cities and connect urban research, teaching and practice. We are looking for academic leaders from relevant disciplinary backgrounds who share our commitment to ensuring that BU is inclusive, equitable, and diverse. We encourage applications from those with a record of productive academic partnerships with diverse urban communities and municipal partners, and a strong vision of community building among faculty, students and an array of stakeholders from academia, government, nonprofits and the private sector.

Apply at Applications will be reviewed starting November 15, 2020 and continue until filled.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 01/31/2021