An open faculty position at ETH Zürich: Professorship of “Sociology and Urban Studies”.
The Department of Architecture (www.arch.ethz.ch) at ETH Zurich invites applications for the above-mentioned position. The professorship is located at the Institute of Landscape and Urban Studies (LUS) (www.lus.arch.ethz.ch), which is part of the Network City and Landscape (NSL) (www.nsl.ethz.ch).
The new professor offers core courses for students in the 1st and 2nd semester of the Bachelor’s degree programme and co-advises further courses in the Bachelor’s and in the Master’s degree programme (incl. master’s theses). She or he imparts to students the fundamental understanding of social conditions and impacts of the built and natural environment, contemporary sociological approaches in urban- and housing research, and an overview of global developments. The new professor will supervise doctoral students, leadhis/her teaching and research group and collaborate in teaching (incl. design studios) and research with chairs at the Institute of Landscape and Urban Studies as well as within the Department of Architecture and throughout ETH. Successful candidates are expected to propose and develop a state-of-the-art research agenda in the field of sociology and urban studies. The research activities are closely connected to the Network City and Landscape (NSL) and the Future Cities Laboratory (FCL) (www.fcl.ethz.ch).
Full details at https://ethz.ch/en/the-eth-zurich/working-teaching-and-research/faculty/faculty-affairs/ausgeschriebene-professuren/architektur-und-bauwissenschaften/Prof_Soziologie_Stadtforschung.html