Academic Director, Wilson College of Leadership and Civic Engagement McMaster University
14 December 2022
Academic Director, Wilson College of Leadership and Civic Engagement McMaster University Committed to delivering on its promise of Truth and Reconciliation, McMaster University recognizes and acknowledges that it is located on the traditional territories of the Mississauga and Haudenosaunee nations, and within the lands protected by the Dish with One Spoon wampum agreement. [...] The position of Academic Director, Wilson College provides an exceptional opportunity for an outstanding researcher and visionary academic leader to develop the academic programming and build an equitable and diverse community for Wilson College and collaborate with the External Director to make Wilson College the premier site in Canada for research and learning in leadership and civic studies. [...] The Wilson College of Leadership and Civic Engagement under development at McMaster University trains future leaders to foster and sustain a civic culture for Canada that engages all citizens; it emphasizes the importance of collaboration between McMaster’s academic community and local, regional and national leaders in building a stronger Canada and sustainable, resilient communities; and it integ. [...] Apart from leading the College’s academic programming, the Director will recruit, mentor, and evaluate faculty; facilitate and enhance faculty research and co-curricular internal and external engagement practices; ensure a high-quality, equitable and diverse teaching and learning environment; maintain and enhance community, alumni, and donor partnerships; develop the College’s internal policies an. [...] All information collected is confidential and will be used to support efforts to broaden the diversity of the applicant pool and to promote a fair, equitable and inclusive talent acquisition process.