Professor Dan Immergluck will serve a three-year term on the board, with the possibility of being elected for a consecutive term.
The following is a description of the organization from the UAA website.
The Urban Affairs Association (UAA) is the international professional organization for urban scholars, researchers, and public service providers. The Urban Affairs Association is dedicated to creating interdisciplinary spaces for engaging in intellectual and practical discussions about urban life. Through theoretical, empirical, and action-oriented research, the UAA fosters diverse activities to understand and shape a more just and equitable urban world. UAA includes almost 600 institutional, individual, and student members from colleges and universities throughout North America, Europe and Asia. Among its other activities, UAA sponsors the Journal of Urban Affairs, a refereed annual journal, publishing manuscripts related to urban research and policy analysis of interest to both scholars and practitioners. All UAA members receive the Journal of Urban Affairs as part of their membership fee.