The Institute is seeking applications from academics seeking visiting professor positions for Fall 2019 and Winter 2020.

About the Position:

The Institute of Political Economy at Carleton University invites applications from distinguished scholars for a term-length appointment as Visiting Professor in the 2019-20 academic year. The Institute is unique in Canada in offering an M.A. and a Ph.D. Specialization in Political Economy. There will be two appointments available. The first appointment will be in the Fall 2019 term (September to December, 2019). The second appointment will be for the Winter 2020 term (January-April, 2020). These appointments involve teaching two graduate courses in an area of political economy, and delivering a public lecture. One of these appointments will be for a scholar whose research includes the political economy of work and labour.


The applicant should have a record of internationally recognized published scholarship and a strong record of teaching at the graduate level.

Application Instructions:

Applications should be sent electronically in one single PDF document and include a full curriculum vitae, plus a short description of two proposed courses, and should be addressed to Professor Cristina Rojas, Institute of Political Economy, Carleton University and sent via email to The closing date for applications is November 5, 2018.

About Carleton University:

Carleton University is a dynamic and innovative research and teaching institution with a national and international reputation as a leader in collaborative teaching and learning, research and governance. With over 29,000 students, 950 academic faculty, and 2,000 staff and more than 100 programs of study, we encourage creative risk-taking enabling minds to connect, discover and generate transformative knowledge. We are proud to be one of the most accessible campuses in North America. Carleton’s Paul Menton Centre for Students with Disabilities has been heralded as the gold standard for disability support services in Canada.

Located in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada’s capital city has a population of almost one million and reflects the country’s bilingual and multicultural character. Carleton’s location in the nation’s capital provides many opportunities for scholarship and research with groups and institutions that reflect the diversity of the country. To learn more about our university and the City of Ottawa, please visit

We are strongly committed to equity, diversity, and inclusion in the nomination and appointment