Job Opportunity: Johnson Shoyama School – Houston Family Research Fellow, Postdoctoral Position in Health/Social Inequality

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The Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy (JSGS) invites applications for a full-time postdoctoral researcher. Knowledge of and interest in human health and well-being with a particular focus on evidence-based approaches to inequality and social policy are required. Research featuring international and comparative perspectives that sheds a unique light on the Canadian situation is especially welcomed, as are projects that seek to compare provinces and municipalities.   The successful candidate will have recently completed their PhD in a relevant field prior to assuming the position. We are seeking candidates who have an established record of research productivity, independent investigation, […]

Call for Expressions of Interests: DEADLINE EXTENDED – IPAC/CAPPA Conference

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The Institute of Public Administration of Canada (IPAC), founded in 1947, is Canada’s leading association bringing together public administrators and academics interested in the theory and practice of public management. Consisting of 19 regional groups, including the Manitoba region, which will host the 2019 Annual Conference, IPAC promotes the creation of networks among its members and is at the forefront of best practices and research in public administration in Canada. IPAC’s 71st Annual Conference is the ideal forum for disseminating research results to researchers, experts and practitioners. The theme of the conference is “Public Sector Transformation: Action and Meaningful Change”. […]

Job Opportunity: Future Skills Centre – Executive Director

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The Future Skills Centre – Centre des compétences futures (FSC-CCF)is an exciting new arms-length research centre established through the Government of Canada’s Future Skills Program to strengthen Canada’s skills and training ecosystem and ensure Canadians are skilled and equipped to meet the diverse needs of the nation’s employment market. A collaboration between Ryerson University, the Conference Board of Canada, and Blueprint-ADE, the FSC-CCF will identify, replicate, and scale evidence-based solutions to improve knowledge of trends and skills, promote more inclusive and responsive career development processes, and improve access to high quality training. Working in collaboration, the FSC-CCF will access a […]

Job Opportunity – Johnson Shoyama – Lecturer Positions

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Applications are invited for up to two full-time positions at the rank of Lecturer at the Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy (JSGS), University of Saskatchewan (USask). These positions are for a term of two years with an anticipated start date of July 1, 2019. The primary work location will be the USask campus, located in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.   With growing program offerings, JSGS has a need for additional teaching capacity and is recruiting for up to two Lecturer positions. The successful candidates will each teach up to six courses across JSGS’ academic programs (three in-person graduate programs, […]

Call for Expressions of Interest: IPAC/CAPPA Conference

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March 2019 Call for Expressions of Interest: Papers, Roundtables, & Posters   The Institute of Public Administration of Canada (IPAC), founded in 1947, is Canada’s leading association bringing together public administrators and academics interested in the theory and practice of public management. Consisting of 19 regional groups, including the Manitoba region, which will host the 2019 Annual Conference, IPAC promotes the creation of networks among its members and is at the forefront of best practices and research in public administration in Canada.   IPAC’s 71st Annual Conference is the ideal forum for disseminating research results to researchers, experts and practitioners. […]

Job Opportunity: University of Laval – Two Positions

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The University of Laval is looking to hire for two positions. Canada Research Chair in Political Science – full details Professor in Political Theory – full details Université Laval is a leading French-language university. It is a major research university ranked among the top ten research universities in Canada. It holds three (3) Canada Excellence Research Chairs and 84 Canada Research Chairs, ranking 6th in terms of funding from major Federal Councils. Founded in 1954, the Department of Political Science at Université Laval played an important role in the political modernization of Quebec during the Quiet Revolution. Since its creation, […]

2019 CAPPA Research Conference

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This event will take place 23 May 2019 – 24 May 2019. Montreal, QC, Canada For full information see the conference site at https://sites.events.concordia.ca/sites/concordia/en/cappa2019 PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION FOR THE 21st CENTURY: CONTINUITY AND CHANGE The Canadian Association for Programs in Public Administration (CAPPA) is pleased to announce its eighth annual Research Conference in Public Administration, Policy, and Management. It will be held in Montreal, at Concordia University, from May 23-24, 2019. The context in which public administration takes place is changing rapidly. Austerity politics; seemingly perpetual global economic and political crises; the delegitimization of science and expertise; and the politics of recognition […]

Job Opportunity: Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy – Faculty Member

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Applications are invited for a two-year term position at the rank of Lecturer in the Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy (JSGS) at the University of Saskatchewan, with an anticipated start date of no later than July 1, 2019. The successful candidate will be required to play a key role in developing the online version of the Master of Public Administration (MPA) and the Joint Master of Governance and Entrepreneurship in Northern and Indigenous Areas (GENI). In addition to conceptualizing the instructional format and overseeing the development of courses in the online MPA, the successful candidate will undertake the […]