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Climate change, globalization, and inequality: How vector-borne infectious diseases are threatening human health in Canada

By Aisha Barkhad of McMaster University   Global environmental change, driven by avertible anthropogenic catalysts that amplify greenhouse gas emissions is the single most arduous threat facing humanity today. Canada is considered one of the top 10 countries most vulnerable…

Canada needs a national strategy for disaggregated race-based data to ensure equitable decision-making in health

By Dina Idriss-Wheeler and Karine Coen-Sanchez of University of Ottawa The lack of access to and reporting of disaggregated race-based data does not allow for evidence linking race to health outcomes to reveal sub-population health inequities. The current COVID-19 situation…

IRPP Knowledge Mobilizer Awards

Dear Friend of the IRPP, Since 1972, the Institute for Research on Public Policy has been amplifying the work of Canadian researchers and scholars, and helping to connect their insights with decision-makers. These research partners have contributed to the public…

FORUM ON PUBLIC OPINION AND HOUSING POLICY IN ONTARIO AND CANADA

FORUM ON PUBLIC OPINION AND HOUSING POLICY IN ONTARIO AND CANADA Call for Proposals Housing policy has become an urgent topic in discussions of everyday life in Canada. To facilitate knowledge about public attitudes to housing, the Laurier Institute for…

Manager, Policy and Planning (One-year Term) Department of Infrastructure – Yellowknife, NT

Manager, Policy and Planning (One-year Term) Department of Infrastructure – Yellowknife, NT Department Information  The Department of Infrastructure (INF) provides high quality services to the public and Government of the Northwest Territories’ (GNWT) departments, boards and agencies including the planning,…

Research Associate position at University of Regina campus (Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy)

The Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy (JSGS) invites applications for a Research Associate position at its University of Regina campus. The successful applicant will be part of a research team working on a project funded by the Stem…

3rd Annual Digital Transformation in Government Conference

3rd Annual Digital Transformation in Government Conference (June 14-16, 2022) This not-for-profit virtual conference brings together government professionals, non-government agencies, private sector practitioners, and academia to share experiences, innovation and emerging standards and technologies in support of government digital transformation…

Funded PhD Opportunity

A Funded PhD Opportunity Dalhousie University, Interdisciplinary PhD program Topic: Motivations in Professional Careers Are you interested in understanding what motivates people in their careers and how motivations can be supported by organizations? Drs. W. Dominika Wranik and Isabelle Caron…

Call for Nominations for the Annual National Student and Thought Leadership Awards in Public Administration, 2021-22 Academic Year

April 27, 2022 Dear Directors of CAPPA Member Programs: The National Student and Thought Leadership Awards in Public Administration program, a joint initiative of the Canadian Association of Programs in Public Administration (CAPPA) and the Institute of Public Administration of…

10th Annual CAPPA Conference

The 10th Annual CAPPA Conference Theme: Turning the Tide May 25-28, 2022 Hosted by the School of Public Administration, University of Victoria CALL FOR PROPOSALS Submit Here Abstract due: March 1, 2022 (midnight) The annual Canadian Association of Programs in…

Queen’s Policy Review Call for Paper/Article Submissions

The Queen’s University – School of Policy Studies graduate publication journal, the Queen’s Policy Review is delighted to invite graduate students to submit papers for publication in our journal this year. The Queen’s Policy Review is a graduate-level scholarly publication…

Postdoctoral Position in Health/Social Inequality

Houston Family Research Fellow Postdoctoral Position in Health/Social Inequality January 2022 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…

Public Admin Scholarship Opportunity

The Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) provides several scholarship opportunities for students interested in pursuing a career in state/provincial or local government finance. Encouraging and supporting educational opportunities for future government finance officers are integral to our mission of promoting…

Tier 2 Canada Research Chair, Urban Wellness (Urban Policy & Governance)

Tier 2 Canada Research Chair, Urban Wellness (Urban Policy & Governance)     Faculty of Arts and Science Job title: Canadian Research Chair (CRC) Tier II in Urban Planning Hiring institution: Department of Anthropology, Economics, & Political Science at MacEwan University. Deadline date: open until…

Empowering BIPOC Voices in the Public Sector

JSGS and IPAC Saskatchewan are pleased to be hosting: EDI Discussion Series: Empowering BIPOC Voices in the Public Sector What is systemic racism? How have governments and institutions contributed to and perpetuated racial injustice in Canada? Why is it important to…

The Future of Public Sector Management: Equipping Insitutions to Better Manage Challenges

The Canada School of Public Service (CSPS) in partnership with the Canadian Association of Programs in Public Administration (CAPPA), are hosting a joint event titled The Future of Public Sector Management: Equipping Institutions to Better Manage Challenges on May 18th, 2021 from 11:00 am –…

2021 Case Competition

The case centered around the impact of COVID-19 on long-term care in the country, and how provinces might discuss policy options. 2021 Sponsors 2021 Case Study Competition The 2021 National Public Administration Case Competition was hosted by Carleton University and…

Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy (JSGS) – Job opportunity : Lecturer or Assistant Professor

Lecturer or Assistant Professor (two-year term), Indigenous policy administration and governance and/or Indigenous health policy The Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy (JSGS) invites applications for a two-year term position of Lecturer or Assistant Professor (depending on qualifications and experience) in the…

York University (School of Public Policy and Administration): Academic Employment Opportunities

York University’s School of Public Policy and Administration (SPPA) is hiring in a tenure stream position in Canadian Local Governance and Community Development to commence July 1, 2021 is now posted on York’s website (http://webapps.yorku.ca/academichiringviewer/viewposition.jsp?positionnumber=2137)

McMaster University’s new Master of Public Policy (MPP) in Digital Society

McMaster University’s new Master of Public Policy in Digital Society is a 12-month-long professional degree program that aims to train prospective policy leaders to navigate the rapidly changing dynamics of the technological landscape so as to more effectively address the…

Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy – Professional and Research-Based Graduate Degrees and Certificates

Established in 2007, by the University of Regina (U of R) and University of Saskatchewan (USask), the Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy is a joint provincial school dedicated to educating graduate students, public servants and those across sectors who are…

Pierre DeCelles Award 2020

November 17, 2020   The Canadian Association of Programs in Public Administration (CAPPA) and the Institute of Public Administration in Canada (IPAC) are pleased to announce the winner of the 2020 Pierre DeCelles Award is Dr. Éric Champagne, Associate Professor…

Virtual UBC MPPGA Info Session: Alumni Careers, Co-op Program, Professional Development

THE UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA SCHOOL OF PUBLIC POLICY AND GLOBAL AFFAIRS Virtual UBC MPPGA Info Session: Alumni Careers, Co-op Program, Professional Development https://sppga.ubc.ca/events/event/virtual-ubc-mppga-info-session-alumni-careers-co-op-program-professional-development/  

Virtual UBC MPPGA Info Session: Alumni Careers, Co-op Program, Professional Development

SCHOOL OF PUBLIC POLICY AND GLOBAL AFFAIRS Virtual UBC MPPGA Info Session: Alumni Careers, Co-op Program, Professional Development https://sppga.ubc.ca/events/event/virtual-ubc-mppga-info-session-alumni-careers-co-op-program-professional-development/

Info Session—Master of Public Policy Administration and Law (MPPAL)

Info Session—Master of Public Policy Administration and Law (MPPAL) For over a decade now, the MPPAL program has established a strong track-record of advancing public service careers. Our part-time program was designed to provide mid-career professionals in the broader public service with the skills needed for…

Info Session—Master of Public Policy Administration and Law (MPPAL)

For over a decade now, the MPPAL program has established a strong track-record of advancing public service careers. Our part-time program was designed to provide mid-career professionals in the broader public service with the skills needed for effective public administration and public policy analysis, with an…

Call for Nominations for the Annual National Student and Thought Leadership Awards

Call for Nominations for the Annual National Student and Thought Leadership Awards in Public Administration, 2019-20 Academic Year September 10, 2020 Dear Directors of CAPPA Member Programs: The National Student and Thought Leadership Awards in Public Administration, a joint initiative…

Job opportunity : Professor – Mila Mulroney Research Chair in Women, Policy & Governance Leadership

Mila Mulroney Research Chair in Women, Policy & Governance Leadership St. Francis Xavier University (StFX), one of Canada’s leading primarily undergraduate universities, seeks exceptional candidates for the Mila Mulroney Research Chair in Women, Policy & Governance Leadership. The Mila Mulroney…

Job Opportunity: Assistant Professor – Health Research Services – Outcomes & Evaluation Methods, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto

Assistant Professor – Health Research Services – Outcomes & Evaluation Methods Job Field: Tenure Stream Faculty / Division: Dalla Lana School of Public Health Department: Institute of Health Policy, Management & Evaluation Campus: St. George (downtown Toronto) Job Posting:  June…

Job Opportunity: Associate Professor or Professor, with tenure, School of Public Administration, University of Victoria

Strategic Framework Impact Chair in Transformative Governance for Planetary Health Associate Professor or Professor, with tenure School of Public Administration University of Victoria   The School of Public Administration at the University of Victoria invites candidates to apply for an…

Conference Update – March 31, 2020

CAPPA/ACPAP Statement Cancellation of Participation in 2020 Congress of Social Sciences and Humanities Tuesday, March 31 2020  *le français suit*  Given the ongoing impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Canadian Association of Programs in Public Administration (CAPPA) has made the…

Conference Update – 16 March 2020

Dear CAPPA/ACPAP Colleagues, The university, government, and civil society responses to the spread of COVID-19 are progressing rapidly. CAPPA/ACPAP’s Executive Committee has been monitoring these responses and considering what they could mean for our Annual Research Conference, scheduled to be…

2020 Case Competition

2020 Sponsors: 2020 Case Study Competition The 2020 National Public Administration Case Competition was held at Université Laval on February 21 & 22, 2020. The case centred around the issue of housing affordability for Canadians. 2020 Case: HOUSING AFFORDABILITY: A NATIONAL…

Call for Proposals: Chicago NASPAA 2020

Chicago #NASPAA2020 Call For Proposals Building the New Civic Square Deadline: Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at Midnight EST   The agoras of ancient Greece were the heart of public life — quite literally ‘gathering places’ where citizens came together to…

Job Opportunity: Open Rank Position, School of Public Policy and Administration, York University

Professorial Stream Advertisement   Position Rank: Full Time Tenure Stream ‐ Assistant/Associate/Full Professor (Open Rank) Discipline/Field: Canadian Public Law and Governance Home Faculty: Liberal Arts & Professional Studies Home Department/Area/Division:  School of Public Policy and Administration Affiliation/Union: YUFA Position Start…

Job Opportunity: Assistant or Associate Professor, School of Public Administration, University of Victoria

Public Administration – Assistant or Associate Professor Tenure-track or with tenure School of Public Administration, University of Victoria The School of Public Administration is among Canada’s leaders in the delivery of programs in public and non-profit sector administration and community…

Call for Papers: 2020 CAPPA Conference

The Program Committee invites proposals for individual papers and panels on any aspect of public management, governance, and policy. We encourage proposals in both of Canada’s official languages. Graduate students and non-academics are also invited to present their research at…