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Full-time Faculty Positions

We invite qualified candidates to apply for a professorial stream tenure-track appointment in Indigenous Governance in Canada at the Assistant Professor level, to commence July 1, 2023. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. All York University positions are subject to budgetary approval.

Recognizing the underrepresentation of Indigenous faculty, this opportunity is part of the University’s Affirmative Action program that has been developed based on the special program provisions of the Ontario Human Rights Code. Selection will be limited to individuals who self-identify as Indigenous. To receive full consideration, candidates should complete and submit a self-identification form as part of York University’s Affirmative Action program. View full posting

CUPE Opportunities

CUPE job openings are posted on the Contract Academic Employment Opportunities page on CUPE's Jobs website.

Visiting Scholar Positions

The School of Public Policy & Administration invites applications for visiting scholar positions to be submitted no later than November 1, 2022.

Applications should include an up-to-date CV and statement of intent for the duration of the stay and the activities involved. Visiting scholar positions are unpaid. York University and the School can only commit to providing office space, library access and other basic necessities. The length of stay can vary from 3 months to one year, with the stay typically commencing in the Fall of the subsequent year.

Applications and/or inquiries should be submitted via email to the School's Director Prof. Alena Kimakova (

Please note that the above deadline and process does not apply to provincial and federal public servant in residence programs that the School participates in. If you are interested in participating in those opportunities, please contact the School's Director, Prof. Alena Kimakova.

York University is an Affirmative Action Employer. The Affirmative Action Program can be found online or a copy can be obtained by calling the affirmative action office at 416-736-5713. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and Permanent Residents will be given priority. Temporary entry for citizens of the U.S.A. and Mexico may apply per the provisions of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).