Position & Job Announcements

Senior Lecturer/Reader at the Faculty of Social Sciences (University of Sheffield)

Application Deadline: 3rd May 2017


PhD positions in Urban Studies and Regional Science (L’Aquila, Italy)

Application Deadline: 31th May 2017


Post-Doc positions in Urban Studies are now available at the GSSI (L’Aquila, Italy)

Application Deadline: 15th May 2017


Full Time Professor School of Political Science, Government and International Relations

Application Deadline: 1st April 2017


Lectureship in Planning

(urban regeneration, housing and/or economic development)

Application Deadline: 6th February 2017


Two Positions as Senior Lecturer in Human Geography, Stockholms University

1) Senior Lecturer in Human Geography with focus on Urban and Regional Planning

2) Senior Lecturer in Geography, especially Human Geography

Application Deadline: 15th March 2017


The Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatics Engineering of ETH Zurich invites applications for the position of a: Full Professorship in Spatial Development

Application Deadline: 15th March 2017


The Leibniz Institute for Research on Society and Space (IRS) in Erkner (near Berlin) and the Technical University of Berlin offer the positions of 1 post-doctoral researcher (100 %) and 2 doctoral researchers (65 %)

Application Deadline: 11th of December, 2016


The department of sociology of the University of Vienna is looking for a Post-Doc (3 years position) in (comparative) urban sociology (or comparative social policy or, ideally, combining both fields of expertise)

Application Deadline extended to: 11th of October, 2016 (through the job center of the University of Vienna)


The Geographical Institute of the Ruhr-Universität Bochum is seeking to fill the position of a research assistant by 1 October 2016

Application Deadline: 31th July, 2016


Chair of Spatial Development, Dresden

Under a joint appointment process the Faculty of Environmental Sciences is seeking to fill the position of a Chair (W3) of Spatial Development (successor to Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Bernhard Müller) combined with the positon of Director of the Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development by 1 October 2017.

The applicant should have made substantial contributions to the study of the spatial development of cities and regions against a background of current demographic, ecological, social and institutional challenges. Comprehensive theoretical and analytical knowledge as well as practical experience is required in several of the following areas:

  • Regional research: regional development and regional planning;
  • Urban research: urban development and urban planning;
  • Landscape research: landscape development and landscape planning.

Application Deadline: 9th June, 2016


Postdoctoral Fellow for Ageing Urbanism

The Lee Kuan Yew Centre for Innovative Cities (LKY CIC ) at the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD ) focuses on the integrated use of technology, design and policy to study solutions for cities. The LKY CIC works with architects, designers, engineers, social scientists, and urban planners to understand the complex and critical issues of urbanisation, and to explore sustainable and innovative urban solutions. Postdoctoral Fellow for Ageing Urbanism

The Centre is seeking to appoint a Postdoctoral Fellow for The Lee Li Ming Programme in Ageing Urbanism. The candidate is expected to demonstrate interest and expertise in both theoretical and practical aspects of population ageing and city. Experience in qualitative and quantitative research methods is necessary.


The Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) is announcing 3 professor positions in urban design and planning

Application Deadline: 5th June, 2016


Assistant/Associate Professorship (Tenure Track) Opportunities at Utrecht University!

Application Deadline: 1st June, 2016