Post Doctoral Fellow - History of Metis in BC

Community, Culture, and Global Studies
Post Doctoral Fellow - History of Métis in BC
UBC Okanagan’s Community, Culture, and Global Studies Unit is currently seeking to fill a full time Post Doctoral position focused on the history of Métis in BC. The successful candidate will join an existing team of researchers working in a public history context, in association with the Métis Nation of British Columbia.

Qualifications: A completed PhD (within the last three years) in history or historical geography (or other pertinent discipline), knowledge of the area, a strong research record, and exceptional communication skills.

Interested applicants should send application documents (cover letter, CV, and the names of two references) in electronic format using WORD or pdf files to or send documents via mail to:

Mike Evans
Community, Culture and Global Studies,
University of British Columbia Okanagan
3333 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7, Canada

We will begin to consider applications as they are received, and will continue to accept applications until the position is filled.

Start date as soon as possible. One year appointment with potential to renew. Minimum salary of $45,000.

All positions are subject to funding.

UBC Okanagan hires on the basis of merit and is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from women, visible minority group members, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity, and others who may contribute to further diversification of ideas. However, Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.

Dr. Mike Evans
Associate Professor & Head - Community, Culture, and Global Studies - UBC Okanagan
Co-Director - Center for Social, Spatial, and Economic Justice
Co-Convener - UBC Okanangan Summer Institute for Interdisciplinary Indigenous Graduate Studies
3333 University Way
Kelowna BC   V1V1V7    CANADA     Ph: 01-250-807-9401    Fx: 01-250-807-8001