Here, you will find information about conferences, lectures, workshops, awards, grants, bursaries, and positions offered both on- and off-campus. For information about events hosted by the Department of Sociology and Anthropology please visit our news and events page.

General Announcements

Calls for Papers/Conferences/Talks

Workshops/Lectures/Courses/Research/Conferences/Clubs/Events

  • The Science and Technology Studies (STS) Journal Club meets once a month (currently via Zoom) to discuss a recently published article relevant to the field of science and technology studies. Meetings involve a brief summary presentation of the paper followed by questions and discussion. This journal club is envisioned as an informal and relaxed yet academically enriching experiment where we can connect with fellow scholars interested in all things STS while attending to new conversations in the field. The next meeting will be held on Thursday, October 22 from 1 – 2:30 p.m. on Zoom. Click here for more details and send an email to amanda.vanbeinum@carleton.ca to be added to the Zoom invite list.
  • The Ottawa Coalition to End Human Trafficking (OCEHT) invites you to an online panel, Exploitation in Canada’s Agricultural Sector: Migrant Workers, Labour Rights, and COVID, taking place at 4 p.m. (EST) on Wednesday, October 28. Click here for more information and to register for this event.
  • The Afro-Caribbean Mentorship Program (ACMP) invites you to How to Get Into Grad School, an event taking place via Zoom from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 29. Registration is free.
  • You are invited to Eléonore Lépinard’s talk on her new book Feminist Trouble. Intersectional Politics in Post-Secular Times (Oxford, 2020).The webinar will take place on November 2 at 10 a.m. (EST). Please RSVP to feminist.trouble@gmail.com no later than October 30, 2020.
  • The Department of Sociology and Anthropology at the University of Guelph is pleased to announce the launch of the CASCA 2021 conference website. The conference will be held in a virtual environment, from May 12-15, 2021.

Contests/Awards/Grants/Bursaries

Fellowships

  • The Centre for South Asian Civilizations at the University of Toronto invites applications for a postdoctoral fellow in South Asian Studies. The appointment will begin February 1, 2021. The post is for a period of 3 years. The application deadline is November 1, 2020. For general inquiries, please contact csac@utoronto.ca.
  • The Department of Historical Studies at the University of Toronto invites applications for the Bhagavan Shitalnath Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Jain Studies. The appointment will begin February 1, 2021. The post is for a period of 3 years. The application deadline is November 1, 2020. For general inquiries, please contact historical.studies@utoronto.ca.

Tenure-Track/Full Time Positions

Non-Tenure Track/Other Positions

  • Ottawa ACORN is hiring – click here for more information.
  • ALSO is interested in collaborating with a Master’s or PhD student who is studying in the field of disability issues, family communication or ASL language learning for families. They would like to gather information about ASL language learning and family communication/connection from the parents accessing their online language learning resource, ASL RAPP (American Sign Language Reading and Parents Program). If this interests you and you would like more information please contact Kim Oastler, ALSO Executive Director at 613 233 8660 or kim@also-ottawa.org.
  • Timmins Martelle Heritage Consultants Inc. is now accepting applications for the follow positions: Archaeological Field Technician, Mapping Technician, Field Director, Report Writer/Researcher, Project Management, and Intermediate Cultural Heritage Specialist. Please click here for more information.
  • Habib University in Pakistan regularly welcomes faculty applications. Please click here for the job listings.