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.
We are delighted to announce that registration is now open for the Sixteenth National Conference on Planning History, to take place on November 5-8, 2015, in Los Angeles, California!
In order to register for the conference, as well as to make hotel bookings and obtain other information about the schedule of events, please see the conference […]
SACRPH enthusiastically invites nominations for the 2015 awards competition. The awards will be presented at the society’s 16th National Conference on Planning History, to be held in Los Angeles, California, on November 5-8, 2015. See the Awards page for details and deadlines.
Scholars who study cities in relation to larger-scale and global phenomena are invited to become members of the Global Urban History Project, an effort to build sustained connections across professional associations within the growing hybrid field of global urban history.
The Project represents a merger of several networks of scholars in the field. The Project especially welcome scholars who focus on Global South urban questions and on pre-1850 periods.
Read about the Global Urban History Project on the Global Urban History blog.
Become a member (free of charge) through the Project's new website at globalurbanhistory.org.
For the GUHP Organizing Team:
Carl Nightingale, Professor, University at Buffalo, SUNY
Michael Goebel, Tracy Neumann, and Joseph Ben Prestel, Global Urban History blog
Emma Hart and Mariana Dantas, AHRC Research Network on Global Cities: Past and Present
Nancy Kwak, co-organizer and co-editor with Andrew Sandoval-Strausz, of Making Cities Global (forthcoming, Penn Press) ... See MoreSee Less