Wilson College Endowed Chair in Leadership and Civic Studies McMaster University
16 December 2022
Wilson College Endowed Chair in Leadership and Civic Studies 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 Haudenosaunee and Mississauga Nations, and within the lands protected by the Dish with One Spoon wampum agreement. [...] The Wilson College Endowed Chair in Leadership and Civic Studies (hereafter, “the Chair”) will be affiliated with the Wilson College of Leadership and Civic Engagement, a newly formed collaborative academic unit between the Faculty of Humanities and the Faculty of Social Sciences at McMaster University. [...] The successful candidate will have an exceptional record of scholarly and educational contributions, and a desire to engage with external stakeholders in the public sector, the private sector, and the community and non-profit sector. [...] The Chair will be expected to contribute significantly to scholarship in the interdisciplinary area of Civic Studies, to teach and supervise students from both Wilson College and the Chair’s home department, to engage with external audiences, to assist in the development of Wilson College and in building an equitable and diverse community of Wilson College scholars and students, and to contribute. [...] 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.