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Tuesday, July 17, 2012

[URBGEOG] Principal, School of Community and Public Affairs, Concordia University, Montreal,Canada

Dear Colleagues:

The School of Community and Public Affairs at Concordia is searching for a
new Principal. The School is interdisciplinary in approach and has a
Graduate Diploma in Community Economic Development.

The candidate for the post must be bilingual. Please contact
Anna Kruzynski ( if you would like more
information. Details are provided below.






L'École des affaires publiques et communautaires à l'Université Concordia
cherche à embaucher un.e professeur.e qui aura à assumer le rôle de
directeur ou directrice. Il s'agit d'une petite école bilingue dont la
mission est de conjuguer travail intellectuel et militantisme ( L'École préconise des valeurs comme la
justice économique et sociale, l'équité, la participation citoyenne et la
démocratie, ainsi que le pluralisme culturel. Si vous connaissez des
personnes qui pourraient être intéressées, SVP faire suivre l'offre
d'emploi (ci-dessous et ci-joint). ****


The School of Community and Public Affairs at Concordia University is
looking to hire a professor who will also take on the role of principal.
The School is a small, bilingual unit where academic life and activism
strengthen one another ( Students and
faculty explore such values as social and economic justice, equity,
participatory citizenship and democracy, as well as cultural pluralism. If
you know of anyone who might be interested in applying for the job, please
forward the job offer to them (see below and in attachment).****




Anna Kruzynski****

Professeure agrégée****

Directrice du diplôme de 2e cycle en DÉC****

École des affaires publiques et communautaires****

Université Concordia****


514.848.2424 poste 5194************



*Concordia University *****

*Principal, School of Community and Public Affairs *


Concordia University's Faculty of Arts and Science invites applications for
the position of Principal of its School of Community and Public Affairs.
The School of Community and Public Affairs offers a unique
interdisciplinary education to undergraduate and graduate students in
public policy analysis and advocacy, community economic development, and
First Peoples Studies. We are seeking an established scholar with a proven
research record in one or a combination of the following areas of study:
community development, public policy, public affairs. ****


The successful candidate should be bilingual (English/French) and have
administrative experience in a university setting. Familiarity with the
Quebec and Canadian socio-political scene will be considered a strong
asset. ****


The key responsibilities of the Principal are to administer the School on a
daily basis; to consolidate and further develop the School's academic
programs; to provide leadership in research, teaching and community
engagement; and to foster outreach activities of the School both within and
outside the academic community. ****


A tenured or tenure-track appointment at the professor or associate
professor level will be considered according to the qualifications of the
applicant. ****


Applications must consist of a cover letter, a current curriculum vitae,
copies of recent publications, a statement of teaching
philosophy/interests, a statement of research achievements, and evidence of
teaching effectiveness. Candidates must also arrange to have three letters
of reference sent directly to the departmental contact. ****


*Dr. Daniel Salée*****

*Interim Principal *****

*School of Community and Public Affairs *****

*1455 de Maisonneuve Blvd. W. *****

*Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H3G 1M8 *****

* *****

* *****


Subject to budgetary approval, the appointment is expected to take effect
July 1, 2013. Review of applications will begin immediately after the
deadline for submissions and will continue until the position has been
filled. *All applications should reach department no later than November 1,
2012. *All inquiries about the position should be directed to Dr. Daniel
Salée ( ****


For additional information, please visit our website at ****


*All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian
citizens and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.
Concordia University is committed to employment equity.*****

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