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University of California Los Angeles

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Luskin School of Public Affairs
Endowed Professor of Innovation and Sustainability

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111468685
Date Posted: 12/17/2021
Date Inactive: 01/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Endowed Professor of Innovation and Sustainability
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Los Angeles, California, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
Q5 -- Environmental Economics
R -- Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Endowed Professor of Innovation and Sustainability

University of California Los Angeles

Requisition Number: JPF07056

Endowed Professor of Innovation and Sustainability

The Luskin School of Public Affairs at UCLA invites applicants to serve as the Meyer and Renee Luskin Endowed Professor of Innovation and Sustainability and as the Faculty Director of the Luskin Center for Innovation (LCI) . LCI is an endowed research center with a reputation for conducting influential environmental policy and planning research.

The ideal candidate will be an advanced associate or full professor who is a leader in environmental scholarship, has a track record of high-quality research and fundraising, and can engage students and stakeholders on topics that intersect environmental, social, and equity concerns.

The successful candidate will hold a primary appointment in the department of Public Policy, Social Welfare, or Urban Planning. The Luskin School offers Masters Degrees in each of the three fields, doctoral degrees in Urban Planning and Social Welfare, and an undergraduate major in Public Affairs. UCLA is the largest and most comprehensive campus in the UC system, with 45,000 students, located in the second largest city in the nation and the largest Spanish-speaking city in the nation.

This position is opened until filled, but early applications are encouraged. Applications will be reviewed beginning December 15, 2021. Interested candidates should apply through UC Recruit: Please submit a curriculum vitae, research statement, writing sample, three names of references, and a statement of equity, diversity, and inclusion. Information regarding the Luskin School's efforts to advance EDI can be found here. For questions related to the position, contact Julie Straub at

To apply, please visit:

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy,


Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 01/31/2022