Assistant Professor in Urban Inequality and Health Disparities at UC Santa Barbara

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The Department of Geography at the University of California, Santa Barbara invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the level of Assistant Professor with an anticipated start date of July 1, 2019. The Department is looking for exceptional individuals with particular emphasis in the area of urban inequality and health disparities. They are particularly interested in researchers using innovative theory and quantitative methods that account for social and spatial context. Applicants with perspectives from public health, demography, sociology, or other related fields in addition to geography are encouraged to apply.

Applicants must have completed all requirements for a PhD in geography, sociology, epidemiology or related field (or equivalent) except the dissertation at the time of application. A PhD is required by time of appointment.

Applications received by December 1, 2018 will be given priority consideration, but the position will remain open until filled. Questions about this opportunity may be directed to the Chair of the Search Committee, Dr. Susan Cassels at

The position description includes all requirements and directions on how to apply.

Thank you to HELI 2012 Alumna Dr. Kellee White for alerting us to this opportunity!

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