Tier II Canada Research Chair in Art and Racial Justice, Concordia University


Photo from the two-week student protest at Sir George Williams University in 1969. In one of the most significant student protests in Canadian history, students occupied the university computer centre in response to discriminatory pedagogical practices. Concordia University Archives.

Faculty of Fine Arts, Concordia University, Montreal

The Faculty of Fine Arts at Concordia University is one of the largest and most multi-disciplinary environments in North America. With over 4,000 students, the Faculty engages design thinking, live performance, community fieldwork, aesthetic activism, technical experimentation, historical scholarship, as well as traditional and digital fabrication at the undergraduate and graduate level. PhD programs through the Centre for Interdisciplinary Studies in Society and Culture, as well as MA and PhD tracks in the Individualized Program, have offered two of the most experimental advanced research degrees for over a decade.

The Department of Art History invites applications for a Tier II Canada Research Chair in Art and Racial Justice.

All inquiries regarding this position should be addressed to Dr. Cynthia Hammond, Chair of the Art History Departmental Hiring Committee at cynthia.hammond@concordia.ca.

Application Deadline: November 1, 2021

Employment Equity
Concordia University is strongly committed to employment equity within its community, and to recruiting a diverse faculty and staff. The University encourages applications from all qualified candidates, including women, members of visible minorities, Indigenous persons, members of sexual minorities, persons with disabilities, and others who may contribute to diversification; candidates are invited to self-identify in their applications.

Immigration Status
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian and Permanent Residents will be given priority.

More information
For detailed information about working at Concordia, this position and the application deadline, visit: concordia.ca/finearts/about/jobs.