The Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA) at the Indianapolis campus seeks to fill one senior (tenured) faculty position beginning in August 2019. The fields of specialization are open, and we seek someone to complement our existing strengths and priorities. Currently, we have program priorities in research and teaching in a variety of public affairs domains, including public management, environmental policy, emergency management, nonprofit management, policy analysis, urban governance, and public finance. SPEA has strong interests in building on our strengths in urban affairs, diversity and social equity, and community development.
SPEA is a multi-disciplinary professional school of Indiana University, committed to excellence in research, teaching, and civic engagement. The Indianapolis and Bloomington campuses make up one core school. Among public affairs programs, SPEA programs are ranked highly by U.S. News and World Report. SPEAIUPUI has 650 undergraduates in public affairs and criminal justice majors as well as 350 graduate students in the NASPAA-accredited MPA, Masters in Criminal Justice, and graduate certificate programs.
The MPA program at the IU School of Public and Environmental Affairs at IUPUI is ranked 52nd out of 282 U.S. schools. The school's nonprofit management program has been ranked in the Top 10 in the country for the past decade and is currently ranked 7th nationally. Our MPA in Public Management is ranked 37th.
IUPUI is a research-intensive institution, with about $300 million annually in external grants and contracts. With over 30,000 students, IUPUI is the third-largest campus in the state, and the IUPUI campus is located in downtown Indianapolis within walking distance of the Capitol, museums and professional sports venues.
Applications will be reviewed beginning November 26, 2018 and will be accepted until the positions are filled. SPEA and Indiana University are committed to diversity, and we seek candidates with a demonstrated sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disabled and ethnic backgrounds of the institution's students and employees
Applicants should have a Ph.D. in an appropriate field (e.g., public affairs, economics, public administration, political science, sociology).
All applicants for tenured positions must present evidence of high-quality research and an ambitious research program. An outstanding research record and scholarly reputation is necessary for a tenured appointment at either the Associate Professor or Professor level.
Teaching responsibilities include courses at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. The standard teaching load within the school is four courses per year, typically with small class sizes.
Department Contact for Questions:
Dr. Tom Stucky Executive Associate Dean c/o Ranna Johnson firstname.lastname@example.org For more information about SPEA at IUPUI visit http://spea.iupui.edu/
OAA #: IN-SPEA-SPEA18001
Appointment Status: Tenure
Internal Number: 6785
About Indiana University
Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.