Assistant Professor, Probationary Tenure Track, Indigenous Educational Studies / Indigenous Teacher Education

Brock University

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Observe to all candidates: This posting will shut at 12:01 am on the date listed .

Might 17, 2021

About Brock 

Brock College is situated on the Conventional Territory of the Haudenosaunee and Anishinaabe peoples. This Territory is roofed by the One Dish One Spoon Wampum Settlement and the Higher Canada Treaties. We categorical our gratitude and respect for the honour of residing and dealing with Indigenous individuals. In all that we do, Brock College strives to honour and assist the Indigenous peoples of whose Conventional Territory Brock College is situated. Our dedication to Reconciliation and Decolonization is certainly one of 4 strategic priorities of Brock’s 2018-2025 Strategic Plan. These priorities embrace fostering a tradition of inclusivity, accessibility, reconciliation and decolonization. At Brock, “we consider {that a} various and welcoming studying neighborhood is constructed upon the muse of outstanding college students, college, employees and alumni. This requires that Brock be engaging and welcoming to individuals of all identities and accepting of the distinctive histories and experiences of Indigenous individuals throughout the Canadian state.” 

The Brock College expertise is second to none in Canada. Situated within the Niagara area, Brock gives all the advantages of a younger and fashionable college in a secure, community-minded metropolis, with lovely pure environment. With over 19,000 college students and greater than 100 undergraduate and graduate packages in six various Colleges, Brock excels at offering distinctive experiential studying alternatives and extremely rated pupil and campus life experiences. 

Our Geography 

Brock College’s important campus is located atop the Niagara Escarpment, inside a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve, overlooking town of St. Catharines, within the coronary heart of Niagara wine nation. The Niagara area is dotted with landmarks that acknowledge our nation’s historical past and options breathtaking pure magnificence and world-famous points of interest. St. Catharines is house to vibrant arts and leisure venues, and is a brief drive from Toronto, Niagara Falls, and Buffalo, New York. With one of many warmest climates in Canada, clear and secure communities, and surprisingly reasonably priced actual property, Niagara is an distinctive location to name house. 

What We Provide 

Brock College gives aggressive wage and advantages, assist for analysis, and sabbaticals. Analysis sources embrace: convention assist, start-up funding, subscriptions to main databases, and entry to numerous analysis funding automobiles. For candidates contemplating relocation, transferring bills will likely be administered in line with the School Affiliation Collective Settlement. 

In regards to the place 

The School of Schooling invitations functions for a Probationary Tenure Monitor place within the Division of Instructional Research within the areas of Indigenous Instructional Research and Indigenous Instructor Schooling on the rank of Assistant Professor. The appointment, topic to budgetary approval, will begin July 01, 2021. 


  • Choice will likely be given to candidates who possess a doctorate (or ABD). Those that reveal deep understanding of lived experiences with Indigenous information methods, community-based observe, Indigenous language(s), and Indigenous training will likely be considered as possessing equal {qualifications} of a doctorate; 
  • The profitable candidate will educate a mixture of undergraduate, skilled (Instructor Schooling) and/or graduate programs, supervise graduate college students, and contribute to the event of programs in Indigenous Instructional Research and Indigenous Instructor Schooling. Candidates are inspired to submit a educating file that gives proof of excellence in educating and analysis, broadly outlined; 
  • The profitable candidate can have an energetic analysis agenda (or present proof of the potential to develop and keep a analysis agenda with a concentrate on Indigenous training, Indigenous analysis, and/or Indigenous Instructor Schooling); 
  • The profitable candidate can have established Indigenous connections and have demonstrated management potential with Indigenous communities; 
  • Energetic information of and competency in Indigenous language(s) is an asset; 
  • Expertise educating inside a college context (PK-12 & different modes of educating and studying) is an asset; 
  • Certification, membership and good standing with the Ontario Faculty of Lecturers (or different provincial equivalency) is an asset; 
  • Proficiency with digital expertise and/or on-line educating and studying instruments is an asset; 
  • The profitable candidate should self-identify as First Nations (standing and non-status), Métis, or Inuit and is anticipated to have lived experiences of Indigenous world views, cultures and values.


candidates are invited to submit a letter of utility, a curriculum vitae, statements of analysis pursuits and educating philosophy, latest reprints, and educating file, all in digital format (a single PDF doc is most popular) through the web utility system. (Observe: file most of 5MB per attachment add.) Candidates ought to present contact info for at the least three references. The references could also be educational references and/or references from Indigenous Data Carriers. Solely references for short-listed candidates will likely be contacted. 

The preliminary deadline for functions is Might 16, 2021 at 11:59pm. Assessment of functions will start on Might 17, 2021 and can proceed till the place is stuffed. This place is topic to last budgetary approval. Inquiries ought to be directed to Ms. Sharon Spiece, Govt Assistant to the Dean of Schooling, [email protected] . Functions have to be submitted in digital format (a single PDF doc is most popular) through the web utility system. (Observe: file most of 5MB per add. Supplemental utility info past the 5MB restrict may be despatched to [email protected]).

Differing profession patterns could also be extra widespread amongst members of designated teams, and those that have skilled leaves from the office. These variations will likely be taken under consideration in assessing the experiences and {qualifications} of members of those teams, or those that have skilled leaves from the office. 

Brock College is actively dedicated to variety and the rules of employment fairness and invitations functions from all certified candidates. Ladies, Aboriginal peoples, members of seen minorities, individuals with disabilities and lesbian, homosexual, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) individuals are inspired to use and to voluntarily self-identify as a member of a delegated group as a part of their utility. Candidates who want to be thought-about as a member of a number of designated teams can fill out the Self-Identification questions included within the questionnaire on the time of utility.

All certified candidates are inspired to use; nonetheless Canadian residents and everlasting residents will likely be given precedence.

We’ll accommodate the wants of the candidates and the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) all through all levels of the choice course of, as outlined within the Worker Lodging Coverage policies/wp-content/uploads/websites/94/Employment-Lodging-Coverage.pdf. Please advise: [email protected] to make sure your accessibility wants are accommodated by this course of. Data acquired regarding lodging measures will likely be addressed confidentially.

It’s Brock College’s coverage to provide consideration to certified inner candidates.

We admire all functions acquired; nonetheless, solely candidates chosen for an interview will likely be contacted. 

Because of Brock College’s present distant operational mannequin, interviews right now will likely be carried out nearly.

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