Reposted from ANSER Email

Assistant Professor of Community Development
Arizona State University

The School of Community Resources & Development at Arizona State University is seeking a full-time, tenure track assistant professor in community development.

The successful candidate will be expected to develop and maintain an internationally-recognized research program, deliver excellent in-class and online instruction at the undergraduate and graduate levels, advise graduate student research (MS and PhD), and participate in service activities in the school, college, university, and profession.

• Earned doctorate in community development, nonprofit studies, planning, urban studies, or a closely related field from an accredited institution at the time of appointment
• Evidence of a strong or promising program of research in community development
• Evidence of teaching effectiveness

• Teaching and research focused on community development, specializing in social entrepreneurship and/or international development
• An emerging or established record of scholarly work
• Demonstrated ability to teach effectively online and in the classroom
• Evidence of work on externally-funded research projects
• Ability to work with diverse populations

The application deadline is Monday, December 2, 2013 by 11:59 pm Mountain Standard time; if not filled, every two weeks thereafter until search is closed. The appointment will begin August 16, 2014.

All application materials should be submitted electronically or by mail. Applicants are asked to address application materials to Dr. Richard Knopf, Search Committee Chair. The following materials are requested:
1. A letter of application in which you describe your fit to the position relative to the qualifications listed in this advertisement
2. A complete curriculum vitae
3. Evidence of effective teaching
4. A one-page (maximum) statement of teaching and research philosophy and approach
5. The names and contact information of three references

Other materials may be requested of those selected for interviews

Email address for submission:


Mailing address for submission:
Jeniece Morales, Executive Assistant
School of Community Resources & Development
Arizona State University
Mail Code 4020
411 N. Central Ave., Suite 550
Phoenix, AZ 85004

For more information, please visit

Arizona State University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. For a complete statement of ASU’s non-discrimination statement, refer to

Laurie Mook

Assistant Professor, School of Community Resources and Development, Nonprofit Leadership and Management

Research Associate, ASU-Lodestar Center for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Innovation

Barrett Honors Faculty

Arizona State University


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