Other Opportunities

Career

Assistant Professor in Indigenous Peoples and Society
The University of Alberta is seeking an Assistant Professor in Indigenous Peoples and Society with an Indigenous-focused research profile, experience working with Indigenous students and communities, and commitment to the advancement of Indigenous peoples. Deadline: February 20th, 2021

Email communications@cmn-rcm.ca if you would like to share a career opportunity here.

Funding

Mitacs Indigenous program
Discover Mitacs’ new Indigenous program with funding and training opportunities for Indigenous organizations, students and professors (no deadline indicated).

Training Fund to Support Ethical Research in the North
ArcticNet has launched a new Training Fund to Support Ethical Research in the North, promoting awareness of northern cultures and ethical conduct of research (no deadline indicated).

Global Water Futures program
The University of Saskatchewan-led Global Water Futures program – the world’s largest university-led freshwater research program – is launching the second phase of its seven-year mission with a $2.5-million investment in 12 new critically important water security projects (no deadline indicated).

Volunteer opportunities

Get involved in the IUCN World Commission on Protected Areas’ Mountains Specialist Group
The IUCN WCPA Mountains Specialist Group facilitates the enhanced conservation, effective management and adequate protection of mountain protected areas in one of the Earth’s most important biomes. Professionals and leaders of all age groups, areas of specialization and world regions interested in contributing to protected areas conservation are invited to apply for membership. 
Deadline: None

Become a member of the IUCN Mountain Ecosystems Specialist Group
Apply to become a member of the Mountain Ecosystems Specialist Group, which serves as the technical focal point for IUCN on mountain ecosystems. 
Deadline: None

Other opportunities

Call for Papers on Stakeholder Engagement and Co-Production in Transdisciplinary Research 
The journal “Current Research in Environmental Sustainability” aims to showcase the concepts and practice of knowledge co-production while increasing peer-reviewed evidence. Submission deadline: May 31st, 2021.

Yukon Conservation Society (YCS) call for new Board of Directors members
YCS is seeking new Board members with a strong interest in conservation and governance. No deadline indicated.