CALL FOR PAPERS (CPSA-CAPPA Panel): Looking at All Sides of Things and Speaking Truth to People in Public Administration

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CALL FOR PAPERS:  Looking at All Sides of Things and Speaking Truth to People in Public Administration ORGANIZER Jean-François Savard (Section Head of the CPSA/CAPPA Section on Public Administration – ÉNAP) The CPSA/CAPPA Section on Public Administration invites you to submit a paper proposal or a panel proposal for the upcoming 2019 Annual Conference. Rooted in this year general theme, All Sides of Things: Speaking Truth to People, the section is seeking papers that are looking at public policy and public management research objects from a different angle. We encourage submitting papers that question the appropriateness of given concepts such as policy success and efficiency, transparency, diversity and […]

Fourth AP-PPN Annual Conference, Hong Kong

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  CALL FOR PAPERS   The Fourth AP-PPN Annual Conference, Hong Kong, HKUST March 8-9, 2019 “Governance and Policy Innovation in an Era of Disruptive Technologies”   Hosted by Division of Public Policy, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)     Following successful conferences in Hong Kong (2016), Chiang Mai (2017) and Beijing (2018), the Asia-Pacific Public Policy Network (AP-PPN) will hold its 4th Annual Conference at HKUST March 8-9, 2019.   Researchers, graduate students as well as practitioners are welcome to present papers in any area of interest to AP-PPN members.   The Theme of the conference […]

Job Posting: Associate Professor, School of Public Administration, University of Victoria

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Associate Professor 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 development. We invite applications for 1 full-time associate professor position. We are looking for candidates with pertinent expertise in, for example, public administration, Indigenous studies, environmental studies, economics, health administration, political sciences, sociology, psychology, evaluation, dispute resolution, education, business, community development, social innovation. A substantive interest in environmental sustainability, in Indigenous governance or equity would be considered an asset.  The preferred start date of these positions is July 1, […]

Job Posting: Assistant Professors (2), Tenure-track, School of Public Administration, University of Victoria

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Assistant Professors (2) Tenure-track 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 development. We invite applications for 2 full-time assistant professor positions (tenure-track). We are looking for candidates with pertinent expertise in, for example, public administration, Indigenous studies, environmental studies, economics, health administration, political sciences, sociology, psychology, evaluation, dispute resolution, education, business, community development, social innovation. A substantive interest in environmental sustainability, in Indigenous governance or equity would be considered an asset. The preferred start date of these positions is […]

Job Posting: Assistant Professor, Tenure-track, Limited Hire, School of Public Administration, University of Victoria

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Assistant Professor Tenure-track, Limited hire School of Public Administration, University of Victoria The University fo Victoria School of Public Administration is among Canada’s leaders in the delivery of programs in public and non-profit sector administration and community development. We invite applications for a full-time assistant professor position (tenure-track). We are looking for candidates with an expertise in Indigenous public and community sector administration, policy, governance, or community development. The preferred start date is July 1, 2019. Candidates for the appointment should hold a Ph.D., or have a fixed dissertation defense date within three months of commencement of the position, in […]

Job Posting: Director, School of Public Administration, Dalhousie University

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Director, School of Public Administration Faculty of Management Dalhousie University The School of Public Administration (SPA) invites applications for a five-year limited-term appointment as Director, commencing January 1, 2019 (negotiable). Reporting to the Dean of the Faculty of Management, the Director is responsible for strategic planning for the school, its enrollment, academic and executive programs, personnel and budget as well as its general administration. The Director is also a faculty member and will be appointed at a rank of associate or full professor, appropriate to qualifications. As such, the successful candidate will teach two courses, maintain a research portfolio, and […]

Fourth Annual Blueprint 2020 National Student Paper Competition Winner Announced | Résultats de la 4e édition annuelle du Concours national d’essais universitaires sur l’avenir de la fonction publique du Canada organisé dans le cadre d’Objectif 2020

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(La version française suit.) The Grand Prize winner of the Fourth Annual National Student Paper Competition is Hope Caldi, for her paper, “Offering a Warmer, Wiser Welcome: Recommendations for Reforming Canada’s Immigration Loan Program”. The Public Choice Award winners of the Fourth Annual Competition are Sarah Evershed and Sadie Harrison, for their paper, “Access Denied: Leveraging Existing Federal Frameworks to Improve ATIP Performance”. For more information, visit the 2016-2017 Essay Competition page. La gagnante du Grand prix de la quatrième édition annuelle du concours national d’essais universitaires est Hope Caldi pour son essai intitulé « Offering a Warmer, Wiser Welcome: […]

Winners announced for 2017 National Public Administration Case Competition! Les gagnants annoncés pour le Concours national des affaires publiques 2017!

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(La version française suit.) Winners announced for this year’s National Public Administration Case Competition! CAPPA and IPAC are pleased to announce the winners of this year’s National Public Administration Case Competition held at Ryerson University’s Department of Politics and Public Administration on Saturday, February 18, 2017. These are: 1st Place: Carleton University (School of Public Policy & Administration) 2nd Place: Université Laval (Departement de science politique) 3rd Place: Simon Fraser University (School of Public Policy) The competition enjoyed success again this year. The competition attracted twelve excellent teams representing universities from across the country. We wish to recognize the special […]

CAPPA statement on US Executive Order on Immigration | Énoncé de l’ACPAP concernant le Décret Présidentiel Américain sur l’immigration

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(La version française suit.) The Canadian Association of Programs in Public Administration (CAPPA) is deeply concerned and troubled with the US executive order that was issued on Friday, January 27, 2017. The executive order bans entry into the United States for 90 days for travelers with citizenship from Iraq, Iran, Somalia, Sudan, Libya and Yemen and bans travelers from Syria indefinitely. Given that our university programs include many international students, and are founded on a strong belief in academic freedom that is fostered through the exchange of knowledge and sharing of best practices and comparative research, we assert that this […]