Professorial Ranks – Faculty of Public Affairs (Open)
Field of Specialization: Any area in the Faculty of Public Affairs Academic Unit: Faculty of Public Affairs Category of Appointment: Preliminary (tenure-track) or tenured Rank/Position Title: Open Start Date: July 1, 2019 Closing Date: Consideration of complete applications will begin on March 11, 2019 and continue until the position is filled About the Position: The Faculty of Public Affairs actively invites applications from qualified candidates for at least one appointment in any unit (or sub-unit) of the Faculty, beginning July 1, 2019. The rank of appointment is open (Lecturer, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Full Professor). All areas of research and teaching focus of relevance to units in the Faculty of Public Affairs will be considered. Appointment will be either preliminary (tenure-track) or with tenure, depending on the qualifications of the successful candidate(s). Carleton University is strongly committed to fostering diversity within its community as a source of excellence, cultural enrichment, and social strength. In accordance with the University’s Employment Equity Program and pursuant to Section 14 of the Ontario Human Rights Code, this selection will be limited to Indigenous peoples. Candidates from Indigenous communities are encouraged to self-identify. Indigenous candidates who are women; persons with disabilities; and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expressions are encouraged to apply and self-identify. About the Academic Unit: The Faculty of Public Affairs comprises: African Studies; Arthur Kroeger College (Global and International Studies, Migration and Diaspora Studies, Political Management); Communication and Media Studies; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Economics; European, Russian and Eurasian Studies; International Affairs; Journalism; Law and Legal Studies; Political Economy; Political Science; Public Policy and Administration; Social Work. More information about the Faculty can be found at: https://carleton.ca/fpa/. Candidates are asked to identify the unit (or sub-unit) where an appointment is sought. Cross-appointments will be considered. Qualifications: Applicants should hold, at a minimum, a graduate degree in a relevant discipline. In the case of some units (or sub-units), preference will be given to applicants who hold (or are in the process of completing) a doctoral degree, or the equivalent, in a relevant discipline. The successful candidate(s) will have or demonstrate the ability to develop an externally funded, high-quality research program; a commitment to effective teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels; community engagement; an ability to contribute effectively to the academic life of the unit(s) of appointment, the Faculty of Public Affairs, and the University. Candidates are encouraged to identify community connections. Application Instructions: Applicants should send electronically the following in four (4) separate files: a cover letter of application (including the desired unit(s) of appointment and a reflection on Indigenous heritage and community connections); a curriculum vitae; a teaching portfolio; a statement of research interests. Applicants should also arrange for three individuals to provide letters of recommendation, including both academic and Indigenous community connections, electronically to the address below. Submissions should be sent to: Dr. André Plourde, Dean, c/o Laurie Jaeger, Faculty of Public Affairs, Carleton University, at email@example.com Please indicate in your application if you are a Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada. About Carleton University: Carleton University is a dynamic and innovative research and teaching institution with a national and international reputation as a leader in collaborative teaching and learning, research and governance. With over 30,000 students, 900 academic faculty, and 1,100 staff and more than 100 programs of study, we encourage creative risk-taking enabling minds to connect, discover and generate transformative knowledge. We are proud to be one of the most accessible campuses in North America. Carleton’s Paul Menton Centre for Students with Disabilities has been heralded as the gold standard for disability support services in Canada. Located in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada’s capital city has a population of almost one million and reflects the country’s bilingual and multicultural character. Carleton’s location in the nation’s capital provides many opportunities for scholarship and research with groups and institutions that reflect the diversity of the country. To learn more about our university and the City of Ottawa, please visit www.carleton.ca/about. Carleton understands that career paths vary. Legitimate career interruptions will in no way prejudice the assessment process and their impact will be taken into careful consideration. Applicants selected for an interview are asked to contact the Dean as soon as possible to discuss any accommodation requirements. Arrangements will be made in a timely manner. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. All positions are subject to budgetary approval. Carleton University acknowledges and respects the Algonquin people, traditional custodians of the land on which the Carleton University campus is situated.