Day: November 13, 2017

Canadian Common CV (CCV) Webinar for Indigenous Students and Researchers

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Friday, November 17, 10:30 AM- 12:00 PM (PST)
***This is a FREE webinar, but space is limited, so please register in advance***
There are limited spaces available through the videoconference host, so we are encouraging groups of three or more to get together in videoconference-compatible spaces (e.g. classrooms, offices, or designated videoconference rooms) to join the webinar through one shared log-in. 
We are happy to offer assistance with making arrangements for group participation. Feel free to get in touch at

Open Rank Position- Indigenous Studies (Ryerson University)

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Arts, English
Posted: October 20, 2017
Deadline to Apply: Thursday, November 30, 2017


The Department of English in the Faculty of Arts at Ryerson University in the city of Toronto on the territory of the Anishinaabeg, Haudenosaunee, and Huron invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position, Open Rank, beginning July 1, 2018, subject to final budgetary approval. The area of specialization is Indigenous Studies.
All candidates with research and teaching expertise in Indigenous Studies will be considered, and we especially welcome applications from scholars with secondary specialization in one or more of the following areas: drama/performance studies; ecocriticism; new media and digital culture studies. Candidates will demonstrate a strong commitment to Indigenous knowledges and methodologies, to developing curriculum that promotes Indigenous futurity, and will have a record of collaboration with Indigenous communities and organizations.
Responsibilities will include: teaching and supervising at the undergraduate and graduate levels; contributing to the undergraduate and graduate programs including taking a lead role in curriculum development/expansion as appropriate; establishing and maintaining a strong, independent, externally-funded research agenda; and participating in the academic life of the Department of English, the Faculty and the University.
The successful candidate will have completed a PhD in English or a related field (or will expect to do so by July 2018). Applicants should also demonstrate an ability to contribute to both our undergraduate and graduate programs, evidence of high-quality teaching, a strong research profile and scholarly record, as well as the capacity for collegial service. Candidates must have a demonstrated commitment to upholding the values of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion as it pertains to service, teaching, and scholarly, research or creative activities.
Aboriginal candidates who would like to learn more about working at Ryerson University are welcome to contact Ms. Tracey King, M.Ed., Aboriginal HR Consultant, Aboriginal Recruitment and Retention Initiative, at
For a full job description go to:

Call for Papers- Canadian Journal of Native Education 2018

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Canadian Journal of Native Education (second theme issue for 2018)
The Canadian Journal of Native Education (CJNE) will publish two theme volumes in 2018. Attached is a call for papers for the CJNE Volume 40, Number 2, “Awakening the Spirit: Indigenous Culture and Language Revitalization through Land, Water and Sky.” See attached call for papers. Deadline is January 5, 2018.

Full-time Regional Aboriginal Child Care Advisor (BC Aboriginal Child Care Society, Northern Region)

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The BC Aboriginal Child Care Society (BCACCS) is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Regional Aboriginal Child Care Advisor for our newly established northern office.

Closing Date: November 24, 2017

Duration: The initial term of the position is for two years with the possibility of renewal (subject to funding).

Please submit 3 references and a covering letter along with a complete resume via mail, fax, or e-mail to:

Attention: Executive Director

BC Aboriginal Child Care Society

Suite 102-100 Park Royal South

West Vancouver, BC  V7T 1A2

Fax: 604-913-9129 E-mail:

For more information, see attached posting.

Assistant or Associate Professor- Indigenous Scholar in Science (University of Regina)

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Full time, Assistant or Associate Professor tenure track appointment at the University of Regina to begin July 1, 2018. Applications are being accepted until December 31, 2017, see attached position advertisement for more information.