(March 8, 2001, Gazette)
Womens Studies Program
J. R. Smallwood Foundation for Newfoundland and Labrador Studies
Department of History
of History. Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) in Medieval History.
Applications are invited for a full-time tenure-track position
at the rank of Assitant Professor to commence 1 September 2001.
An ability to teach early modern history would also be an asset.
The successful candidate will be expected to conduct research,
supervise honours and graduate students and participate in the
universitys Medieval Studies program. Applicants are expected
to have teaching experience and a completed PhD at the time of
appointment. The closing date for the application is March 30,
2001. Salary will be determined according to qualifications and
experience, as stipulated by the collective agreement. The position
is subject to budgetary approval.
Applicants should mail or fax their curriculum vitae, a teaching
dossier, and two examples of written work as well as the names
and addresses of three referees, to:
Dr. Linda Kealey,
Department of History
Memorial University of Newfoundland
St. Johns, Newfoundland, Canada
Coordinator, Womens Studies Program
and nominations are invited for the position of Coordinator of
Womens Studies. Womens Studies is an interdisciplinary
program administratively located in the Faculty of Arts. Students
may pursue an undergraduate minor, and a master of Womens
Studies. Currently over 50 undergraduate students are enrolled
as Womens Studies minors, and 14 graduate students in the
Master of Womens Studies program.
As an interdisciplinary program, Womens Studies promotes
collaboration and dialogue among students and faculty from a
wide range of faculties and professional schools.
The coordinator is responsible for the day-to-day administration
of the program, which includes convening meetings of the Women
s Studies Council and its committees, advising students on matters
related to the program, and developing and maintaining links
with the community and the rest of the university. The coordinator
is expected to teach required courses in the Womens Studies
The successful applicant will have a background in Womens
Studies, a demonstrated concern with inclusivity (especially
in womens issues) and a commitment to interdisciplinary
teaching and research.
The position is normally held for three years. In recognition
of special responsibilities, the coordinator receives a reduced
teaching assignment and an administrative stipend.
Nominations and applications, including a CV and names, addresses,
and phone numbers of three referees, should be sent by March
Artiss, chair, Search Committee for Coordinator of Womens
Studies, Department of English, Memorial University of Newfoundland,
fax 709-737-4528; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Memorial University is committed to employment equity.
J. R. Smallwood Foundation for
Newfoundland and Labrador Studies
are invited for the part-time position of Director of the J.R.
Smallwood Foundation for Newfoundland and Labrador Studies. Funded
by an endowment from the J.R. Smallwood Heritage Foundation,
the Smallwood Foundation was established in 1995 to promote and
support research in the field of Newfoundland Studies in the
humanities and social sciences.
The competition for the position of Director is internal to Memorial
University. Applicants should be scholars from the Memorial University
community with demonstrated expertise in Newfoundland Studies.
Preference will be given to applicants with proven administrative
ability. Memorial University is committed to employment equity.
The Director will be appointed by the Board of Regents on the
recommendation of the Dean of Arts and will report to the Board
of the Smallwood Foundation. He/she will be responsible for the
development and administration of the Foundations programs,
including grants and fellowships, and for the active promotion
of Newfoundland Studies. The successful applicant will receive
a work remission and a stipend. The initial appointment will
be for a three-year term and may be renewed once following a
Applications, including an up-to date curriculum vitae and a
statement of interest in the position, should be sent by March
30, 2001 to:
Search Committee, J.R. Smallwood Foundation for Newfoundland
and Labrador Studies c/o Office of the Dean of Arts, Memorial
University of Newfoundland, A1C 5S7. Further information may
be sought from the Office of the Dean of Arts, 737-8254.