Academic Director & Endowed Chair, Wilson College of Leadership and Civic Engagement

Employer
McMaster University
Location
Hamilton (Region), Ontario (CA)
Salary
commensurate upon experience
Closing date
Mar 10, 2023

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Position Type
Dean / Department Head
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
Academic
Level of Experience
Mid-level

Job Details

McMaster University seeks outstanding candidates for the positions of: Academic Director of the prestigious Wilson College and Endowed Chair in Leadership and Civic Studies.

The Wilson College of Leadership and Civic Engagement is a newly formed collaborative academic unit between the Faculty of Humanities and the Faculty of Social Sciences at McMaster University.

 

The position of Academic Director, Wilson College provides an exceptional opportunity for an outstanding researcher and visionary academic leader to develop the academic programming and build an equitable and diverse community for Wilson College and collaborate with the External Director to make Wilson College the premier site in Canada for research and learning in leadership and civic studies. The appointment as Academic Director, anticipated to begin 1 July 2023, carries an initial five-year term, with the possibility of reappointment for a second term. The successful candidate will be appointed as associate or full professor with tenure to an existing department in McMaster’s Faculty of Humanities or Faculty of Social Science and be affiliated with Wilson College. https://careers.mcmaster.ca/psp/prepprd/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_APP_SCHJOB.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1000&JobOpeningId=51707&PostingSeq=1
 

 

The Wilson College Endowed Chair in Leadership and Civic Studies (hereafter, “the Chair”) will be affiliated with the Wilson College of Leadership and Civic Engagement, a newly formed collaborative academic unit between the Faculty of Humanities and the Faculty of Social Sciences at McMaster University. The Chairholder will be appointed for an initial term of five years, with the possibility of reappointment to a second five-year term. The Chairholder’s academic appointment will be a full-time tenured position at the rank of associate or full professor in an appropriate department in McMaster’s Faculty of Humanities or Faculty of Social Sciences. The appointment is expected to commence July 1, 2023. Please visit our website to view the full advertisement and to apply: https://careers.mcmaster.ca/psp/prepprd/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_APP_SCHJOB.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1000&JobOpeningId=51830&PostingSeq=1

 

Company

Academic department at a medium-sized university in Hamilton, Ontario, CANADA. More than 25,000 full-time students attend McMaster University, 2500 of whom are pursuing advanced degrees offered through the School of Graduate Studies. Most of the 2,000 members of the University faculty hold doctoral degrees in their areas of specialization. Faculty members are expected to teach both graduate and undergraduate courses.
This employer does prohibit discrimination based on sexual orientation/preference.
This employer does prohibit discrimination based on gender identity/expression.
This employer does not offer health insurance benefits to eligible partners.
This employer does not appear on the AAUP list of censured institutions.

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Telephone
905-536-6464
Location
1280 Main Street West
1280 Main Street West, CNH 529
Hamilton
ON
L8S 4L8
Canada

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