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. Check out our Department of Sociology and Anthropology Facebook page for news, events, and photos.

General Announcements

Calls for Papers/Conferences/Talks

  • Students and scholars are invited to submit an abstract of no more than 300 words to the Re:Locations symposium committee by Friday, September 9, 2019. They encourage submissions from students and scholars whose interdisciplinary approaches contribute to interpretations of art, representation and visual culture from antiquity to the present. Please click here for more information.
  • Contingent Horizons: The York University Student Journal of Anthropology is currently accepting submissions for its sixth volume, to be published in Spring 2020. The deadline for submissions is Friday, October 11, 2019. Please click here for more information.

Workshops/Lectures/Courses of Interest/Research


Post-Doctoral Fellowships

Tenure-Track/Full Time Positions

  • The Labour Studies Program at Simon Fraser University, in affiliation with the Department of Sociology and Anthropology, invites applications for a continuing full-time tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor to commence July 1, 2020. The closing date for applications is September 22, 2019.

Non-Tenure Track/Other Positions

  • Habib University in Pakistan regularly welcomes faculty applications. Please click here for the job listings.