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Tuesday, December 23, 2014

Strategic Hire in Aboriginal/Indigenous Youth -- deadline very soon

Concordia University in Montreal, Quebec invites applications for a
tenure track position in Aboriginal/Indigenous Youth.

Applicants for this position must have a superior record of research
and leadership in the field of Aboriginal/Indigenous Youth in Canada.
The successful candidate will have a PhD (or ABD) and demonstrated
abilities to secure external funding for research, to work in
collaborative community-university settings, and to attract graduate
students. S/he will be expected to take a leadership role within an
emerging research focus area at Concordia (in Sociology,
Sustainability Research, First Peoples Studies and Youth Work) in
participatory, applied, or engaged research working with
Aboriginal/Indigenous youth in Canada. Depending on the candidate,
the position may be located in the department of Applied Human
Sciences, School of Community and Public Affairs, Geography, Planning
and Environment or Sociology and Anthropology. The position will
involve collaborating with faculty members from multiple disciplines
who share interests in developing interdisciplinary research and
graduate training working with Aboriginal/Indigenous Youth.

Applications in either digital or paper format must consist of a
cover letter, a current curriculum vitae, copies of recent selected
publications and/or writing samples, a statement of research
achievements and plans, a statement of teaching philosophy/interests,
and evidence of teaching effectiveness. Candidates must also arrange
to have three letters of reference sent directly to

Dr. Warren Linds, Chair, Hiring Committee for Strategic Hire in
Aboriginal/Indigenous Youth
c/o Soheyla Salari, Assistant to the Dean
Faculty of Arts and Science, L-AD-328
1455 de Maisonneuve Ouest,
Montreal, Quebec, H3G 1M8

Subject to budgetary approval, we anticipate filling this position,
normally at the rank of Assistant Professor, for August 1, 2015.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until
the position has been filled. All applications should reach the
Faculty no later than January 15, 2015.

All inquiries about the position should be directed to Dr. Warren
Linds c/o

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