University of Toronto, Faculty of Information
Deadline: Nov. 22, 2021
The Faculty of Information at the University of Toronto invites applications for a full-time tenure stream position in the area of Indigenous Knowledge Systems. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor. The expected start date is July 1, 2022, or shortly thereafter. Applicants must have earned a PhD in any area of the humanities, social sciences, engineering or applied sciences, or in a related disciplinary or interdisciplinary area by the time of appointment, or shortly thereafter, with a demonstrated record of excellence in research, teaching and community work. Preference will be given to candidates who are Indigenous. Recognizing that there are a variety of terms that potential candidates may use, the University uses the term “Indigenous” in this search, which forms part of the U of T Response to Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission, to encompass the people of Turtle Island, including those who identify as First Nations, Métis, Inuk (Inuit), Alaska Native, Native American, and Native Hawaiian people.
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