Assistant Professor – Public Affairs (Global and International Studies)
About the Position:
Field of Specialization: Global and International Studies
Academic Unit: Arthur Kroeger College of Public Affairs (BGInS)
Category of Appointment: Preliminary (Tenure-track)
Rank/Position Title: Assistant Professor
Start Date: July 1, 2023
Closing Date: Consideration of completed applications will begin on January 16, 2023 and continue until the position is filled.
The Bachelor of Global and International Studies (BGInS) Program, within the Arthur Kroeger College of Public Affairs, invites applications from qualified candidates for a tenure-track appointment in Global and International Studies at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning July 1, 2023.
To see the full position posting, please visit Carleton University’s Deputy Provost’s website at https://carleton.ca/deputyprovost/jobs/academics/.
The successful candidate will be expected to research, teach and supervise students (primarily undergraduate) in the field of Global and International Studies. Preference will be given, but is not limited to, those with a focus on the middle east, or in the areas of either global ethics or global law and politics.
About the Academic Unit:
Launched in 2015, the BGInS program is an interdisciplinary program jointly sponsored by the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences and the Faculty of Public Affairs. Over 120 Carleton faculty members, from 19 different academic units, are affiliated with the program, which has approximately 1000 undergraduate students and five full time faculty. The BGInS program is unique in Canada in that it offers students and faculty a comprehensive multi- and inter-disciplinary space for teaching, learning, research and policy engagement on issues related to globalization in our contemporary period. For more information on BGInS, please consult: https://carleton.ca/bgins/.
Applicants must hold a Ph. D. in a discipline related to one of BGInS areas of specialization, with a research and teaching focus that is international or global in nature.
The successful candidate will bring an active research agenda, with a record of quality publications commensurate with career level, as well as teaching and administrative experience. Attributes will include a track record of successful grant funding and a network of international academic contacts. The candidate should be able to work effectively in a multi-disciplinary context.
Applications must be sent electronically in one single PDF file which includes the following:
A sample of referred publications (5 maximum)
Names/contact information of three referees. (Shortlisted candidates must arrange for submission of three confidential letters of reference)
Please provide a statement that identifies your strengths in advancing equity, diversity, and inclusion in your discipline and on campus as well as your future plans.
Please indicate in your application if you are currently legally eligible to work in Canada.
Please submit applications to:
Interim Administrator, Arthur Kroeger College of Public Affairs, Carleton University
Address applications to:
Associate Dean and Director, Arthur Kroeger College of Public Affairs, Carleton University
About Carleton University:
Located in Ottawa, Carleton is an innovative teaching and research institution with a tradition of leading change. Internationally recognized academics, staff, and researchers engage more than 31,000 students in over 100 programs of study. Carleton has long been known for promoting research excellence and connectedness and is involved in partnerships around the globe. With strong leadership, it enjoys a healthy financial position and our proximity to government and cultural institutions, media, and a thriving knowledge economy make Carleton and Ottawa a great place to work, learn, and live. Our picturesque campus is fully accessible and, along with award-winning student services, Carleton’s Paul Menton Centre for Students with Disabilities has been heralded as the gold standard for disability support services in Canada. Learn more about our university and the city of Ottawa.
Carleton University is committed to fostering diversity within its community as a source of excellence, cultural enrichment, and social strength. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our university including, but not limited to: women; visible minorities; First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples; persons with disabilities; and persons of any sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression. Furthermore, Carleton understands that career paths vary and interruptions will not prejudice the assessment process. We invite you to review our revitalized Indigenous strategy, Kinàmàgawin and visit our Department of Equity and Inclusive Communities for information about our commitment to leadership in the areas of equity, diversity, and inclusion.
Accessibility is a university strategic priority and applicants selected for an interview who require accommodations are invited to contact the Chair as soon as possible to ensure that appropriate arrangements may be made.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. All positions are subject to budgetary approval.