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Critical Race and Decolonization - Tenure-Track Position (Assistant Professor)

York University - Glendon College

Location: Ontario
Date posted: 2020-10-08
Advertised until: 2020-12-07

York University, Glendon College invites applications for a professorial stream tenure‐track position at the rank of Assistant Professor, to commence July 1, 2021, subject to budgetary approval. A Ph.D. or a Ph.D. near completion by the start date in a discipline taught at Glendon encompassing scholarship on critical race and decolonisation scholarship with a specialisation in colonialism and post-colonialism in francophone and/or transnational literature or in globalisation and the global south is required. Qualified applicants must be fluent in English and French and be able to teach in both languages in a multicultural context. For complete job description and application details, visit

This selection will be limited to individuals who self-identify as Black. York University is an Affirmative Action (AA) employer and strongly values diversity, including gender and sexual diversity, within its community. York University encourages Black peoples to self-identify as a member of one or more of the four designated groups: women, members of visible minorities (racialized groups), Aboriginal (Indigenous) people and persons with disabilities. The Affirmative Action program can be found at or by calling the AA line at 416-736-5713. Applicants wishing to self-identify as part of York University’s Affirmative Action program can do so by downloading, completing and submitting the form found at: All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens, permanent residents and Indigenous peoples in Canada will be given priority.

Deadline for receipt of completed applications: December 18, 2020.

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