Job and Volunteer Postings

Job Posting: Simons Research Fellow in Dialogue on International Law and Human Security

January 13, 2016
Print

The School for International Studies at Simon Fraser University invites applications for the Simons Research Fellow in Dialogue on International Law and Human Security (SRF) for the 2016–2017 academic year. 

The SRF will be expected to participate in School activities during the term of their appointment, will deliver at least one presentation of their work to the School, and will undertake limited teaching responsibilities, not limited to guest lectures, with the possibility that they might teach one undergraduate course in their area of expertise. 

The Fellow may also be asked contribute to the organization of a workshop in the Spring 2017 term. 

Compensation for the SRF is $40,000 CDN. Selection of the SRF will be based on their qualifications in the areas of International Law and Human Security, their highest degree awarded, and the nature of the work they propose to undertake during the duration of the award. 

Application deadline is March 18, 2016. Please e-mail inquiries and applications to the attention of Professor John Harriss at intst@sfu.ca . Applications should consist of a cover letter (including detailed research proposal), graduate transcripts, a CV, and three (3) letters of recommendation. Referees should e-mail their letters directly to intst@sfu.ca

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Simon Fraser University is committed to employment equity and welcomes applications from all qualified women and men, including visible minorities, aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ communities. The position is subject to availability of funding and final approval by the SFU Board of Governors. 

Under the authority of the University Act personal information that is required by the University for academic appointment competitions will be collected. For further details see the collection notice at: http://www.sfu.ca/vpacademic/Faculty_Openings/Collection_Notice.html

SRF Job Description

Recent Blog Posts

  • Volunteer Posting: OLC Blog Writer January 18, 2018
    SFU Career and Volunteer Services and Our Learning Community (OLC) are looking for volunteer writers to create content for their blogs. Apply by January 24, 2018.

  • Welcome Denver Lynxleg, Indigenous Graduate Student Coordinator! January 17, 2018
    Denver Lynxleg, the new Indigenous Graduate Student Coordinator, will be hosting a meet and greet at the Indigenous Student Centre (AQ 2002) on January 23rd from 11am-12 pm.

  • External Award: Canada-China Scholars' Exchange Program January 16, 2018
    Global Affairs Canada and the Chinese Ministry of Education are offering short-term scholarships (up to 12 months) to Canadians wishing to study abroad in China. Scholarships are awarded for studies, research, language studies or a combination of studies and language studies at participating Chinese institutions. Apply by March 6, 2018.

View Posts by Category