Under the supervision of Dr. Toddi Steelman, the Delta Dialogue Network is seeking a program manager for an exciting, newly funded SSHRC Partnership Development Grant that will create a network between three inland Canadian deltas to learn how best to produce and use knowledge created with the guidance and cooperation of local people (knowledge co‐production). This two year project works in partnership with the Slave River Delta and Partnership, the Peace Athabasca Delta‐Ecological Monitoring Program and key community members in the Saskatchewan River Delta, as well as researchers from Aurora College, Aurora Research Institute, the University of Saskatchewan and the University of Manitoba.
Application review begins September 15, 2014. View the full job posting here.
We are seeking a dynamic individual to develop and lead a cutting edge research program exploring the role of law and policy in regulating and supporting the sustainable use of natural resources. Sustainability involves balancing or integrating the economic, environmental and social dimensions of natural resource use. A proven track record of research in the area of natural resources, law and policy is required. Demonstrated interest in the role of Indigenous peoples and other affected communities related to the sustainable use of natural resources will be highly favored. Within this broad thematic area, we look for someone to come forward with a distinctive scholarly agenda.
The individual will be cross-appointed between the College of Law and the School of Environment and Sustainability (SENS). A track record of cross-cutting activities/research in the fields of natural resource or environmental law, policy and/or regulation is required. Experience in collaborative, team-based research is desired. The successful candidate will lay out a vision for developing a research partnership between Law and SENS, as well as for building on an international reputation as a recognized leader in the field.
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Application review begins September 19, 2014.
The Global Institute for Water Security and SENS are seeking applications for a tenure-track faculty in the field of Watershed Modelling. For full details, view the job posting.
Application review commences: May 12, 2014