Employment Posting:
Tenure-Track Positions- Indigenous Scholars in Various Disciplines

Employment Type:
Full-time Faculty


Indigenous Scholars in Various Disciplines

Nipissing University invites applications from Indigenous Scholars for tenure-track positions to begin July 1, 2020, subject to final budgetary approval.

We are especially interested in applicants who are engaged in the deeper understanding of the North through interdisciplinary scholarship. Areas of specialization may include, but are not limited to, leadership, art and media, governance, treaty and peace studies, and environmental politics. In particular, we invite applications in combinations of the following disciplines:



Child and Family Studies


Fine Arts

Indigenous Studies


Political Science


Consideration of applications will begin on January 6th, 2020 and continue until the position is filled. A cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching dossier, and a list of three of references should be sent to:

 Human Resources

Nipissing University

100 College Drive, Box 5002

North Bay, ON P1B 8L7

E-mail: jobs@nipissingu.ca

The Search Committee would like to thank all applicants for their interest in Nipissing University; however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. 

Nipissing University is committed to employment equity and strongly encourages applications, which may include self-identification in a covering letter, from Aboriginal persons, women, persons with disabilities, and visible minorities.

Nipissing University is an inclusive employer and will provide accommodation in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code.