SACRPH is pleased to announce the Call for Papers for the 17th National Conference on Planning History, to take place in Cleveland, Ohio, on October 26-29, 2017. Proposals are due by February 25, 2017, via the online proposal submission form on the website. Please see the SACRPH webpage for further info.
The American Society for Environmental History’s Diversity Committee announces its new Equity Graduate Student Fellowship.
ASEH created this fellowship to recognize a graduate student from an underrepresented group for his or her achievements in environmental history research, to expand ASEH membership, and to broaden the topics of study in the field. The fellowship provides a […]
Please see the Job Listings page for current openings at Princeton University (Fellows in Architecture, Urbanism, and the Humanities), the University of Illinois at Chicago (Department Head, Urban Planning and Policy), and the University of Maryland (Dean, School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation).
SACRPH awarded its 2015 publication and teaching prizes at its 16th Biennial Meeting, held November 5-8, 2015, in Los Angeles, California. Thanks to all who submitted their work for consideration, as well as to the members of the prize committees for their deliberations. Finally, congratulations to all of the the award winners!
Lewis Mumford Prize […]
At the 2015 Biennial Meeting, SACRPH welcomed the following new board members:
Zaire Dinzey-Flores, Rutgers University Robert Freestone, University of New South Wales Marta Gutman, City College of New York and the Graduate Center/CUNY Nick Lombardo, University of Toronto (student member) Timothy Mennel, University of Chicago Press Elihu Rubin, Yale University
We also welcomed our […]
Please see the SACRPH job listing page for recently received short- and long-term employment opportunities. These openings include positions in city and regional planning, historic preservation, urban studies, and urban history. Deadlines are rapidly approaching.
We are pleased to introduce a new initiative on the SACRPH Facebook page: the Guest Curator. This initiative comes to us from Nancy Kwak, who conceived and organized the project. Out chief concern is to expand the use of social media by SACRPH members in order to promote more sustained dialogue beyond the normal […]
We have recently added job postings for positions at Delaware University (Advanced Assistant or Associate Professor of American Material Culture Studies) and Pratt Institute (Chair of the Department of Social Science and Cultural Studies). See the Job Postings page for more info.
On Saturday Sept 16th we are sponsoring a #SaturdaySchool on cities in the run up to SACRPH 2017 in Cleveland. #SaturdaySchool is a virtual teach-in with a social justice focus. The hashtag will be #SoJustCities (Social Justice Cities). Everyone is welcome to participate. This is a chance to reach out to the public about scholarship on cities. Given our current debates, this a vital moment to inform people about policy and practice that matter to millions. I hope that you will participate. This graphic can give you ideas of different ways to connect. ... See MoreSee Less