Most recent items are listed at the top of each category.


  • Applications open for 2018 EU-Canada Young Journalist Fellowship

    If you are studying or writing about the European Union (EU), applications are being accepted for the annual EU-Canada Young Journalist Fellowship. Open to Carleton students enrolled in any program of study interested in “an issue of relevance concerning the European Union or European Union-Canada relations,” recipients of the fellowship participate in a week long study tour in Brussels, Belgium (expense paid by the European Union Delegation to Canada).
    This is a wonderful and special opportunity to travel, visit EU institutions and Canadian Mission to the EU, and meet with people from European media outlets. Closing date: May 15, 2018.

  • Would you like to participate in the International Students Committee (ISC) of the Graduate Students’ Association (GSA)? The ISC recognizes the unique challenges international students face while studying at Carleton. The committee organizes to face those challenges, and creates social events, workshops, and other events of significance. Each department has at least two positions on ISC, traditionally representatives of PhDs and Masters. Interested in being a part of the ISC? Email your contact information, departmental affiliation, and level of study (MA or PhD) to Jay Ramasubramanyam at
  • Off the Beaten Track announces their Anthropological Summer Field School in Malta, Europe. The project is primarily directed toward ethnography, socio-cultural anthropology, and sociology students at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Post-Doctoral Fellowships

Tenure-Track/Full Time Positions

Non-Tenure Track and Other Positions

Calls for Papers/Conferences/Talks

  • Call for Abstracts: The graduate students at the University of Calgary’s Classics & Religion department invite abstract submission for their upcoming annual interdisciplinary student symposium, which is taking place April 16-17, 2018. Abstracts are due February 28, 2018.
  • The Department of Political Science invites you to their Graduate Student Conference, Politics in Transition: Past, Present, and Future. April 27-28, 2018, Loeb A602This conference explores the ever-shifting world of politics through panels addressing institutional change, political theory, group rights, radicalization, and gender inequality.
  • Call for Abstracts: The Centre for Integrative Anti-Racism Studies is pleased to announce that it is holding its 11th Annual Decolonizing Conference in November 2018 at the University of Toronto. Abstracts are due May 30, 2018.
  • The XIX ISA World Congress of Sociology: Power, Violence and Justice: Reflections, Responses and Responsibilities, is happening in Toronto, July 15-21 2018. This is a rare opportunity to access a global network of sociology scholars in a city not far from our own. There are very many diverse sessions reflecting a broad range of sociological interests.


  • The European Society for Environmental History (ESEH) and the Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society (RCC), are pleased to announce the call for entries for the 2019 Turku Book Prize in European Environmental History that they jointly sponsor every two years. Books must be received by January 31, 2019.
  • The Royal Canadian Legion awards an annual entrance scholarship of $30,000 ($15,000/year for 2 years) to a Master’s level student specializing in research related to Veterans and their families. Click here for more information.
  • FGPA will hold two training sessions in February before the contest in March. For more information, and to register for the information session, students can visit the Carleton 3MT webpage.


Lectures/Courses of Interest/Research

  • The Office of the Dean of Arts and Social Sciences is happy to announce that the Marston Lafrance lecture event has been rescheduled. The event will be held on Friday April 20th at 2:30 pm in Dunton Tower 2017. Light refreshments will follow the presentation.
  • McGill University’s Center for Research on Religion (CREOR) in collaboration with Concordia University’s Department of Theological Studies invites you to the colloquium Religion and Violence: History, Sources and the Contemporary World, April 17-20, 2018.
  • The National Capital Confucius Institute at Carleton University is pleased to announce its fifth China Study Tour, including a 2 week visit to China from May 2-19, 2018, along with language and cultural sessions at Carleton University in February and March 2018.

Graduate Programs at Other Universities

Department of Anthropology at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colorado, new Ph.D. program with an emphasis on Place, Space, and Adaptation

University of Toronto Anthropology Graduate Program Brochures: Archaeology, Evolutionary, Linguistic & Semiotic, Medical, Social-Cultural

UTSA Department of Anthropology (Environmental Anthropology)

Master of Arts in Sociology Program at Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo

Brock University Child and Youth Studies MA and PhD programs

Collaborative Master’s Program in Asia-Pacific Studies at the University of Toronto

Master of Arts in Global Development Studies, Queen’s University 

Graduate Studies in Anthropology, University of Victoria

PhD in Anthropology Specialization in Global Health and Medical/Psychological Anthropology, or Specialization in Globalization, Migration and International Development (SMU)

Doctoral Programs in Anthropological Archaeology (SMU)

Osgoode Hall Graduate Programs in Law