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Assistant Professor, English (Indigenous literary studies; postcolonial or diaspora studies; critical race and anti-racism studies). Athabasca U, Athabasca, AB. Deadline: May 14.


Definite Term Lecturer (3-year position), Arts First, University of Waterloo. Deadline, April 23.


Continuing Lecturer, English, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC. Preference for a PhD in Composition and Rhetoric or a related field. Deadline: April 19.


Indigenous Studies, Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, Faculty of Arts - The University is working towards addressing the Calls to Action framed by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. As part of that effort, the Faculty of Arts at the University of Waterloo is seeking to fill a Tier 2 Canada Research Chair and tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor with an anticipated (flexible) start date of January 2022.

The applicant will be an exceptional Indigenous scholar who has a demonstrated commitment to engaging both Indigenous and non-Indigenous students and community members in teaching and research activities and whose work will contribute to one or more of our academic units.