Other Opportunities

Career

Tenure-Track or Tenured Academic Appointments for First Nations, Metis, Inuit and Indigenous Candidates
Memorial University is seeking to fill up to 5 new full-time, tenure-track Indigenous academic staff hires in any discipline, at the level of entry or intermediate rank. This position is open to candidates who identify as Indigenous from around the world, but preference is for First Nations, Metis, Inuit candidates from Canada and  particularly from the  province  of Newfoundland and Labrador. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian Citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. Deadline: November 30th. 3030

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.

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

Funding

Funded Graduate Student Positions in Arctic Environmental Change and Governance 
The Environmental Change and Governance Research Group at the University of Manitoba, in Winnipeg, Canada is recruiting graduate students (1 Master’s/1 Ph.D.). Successful applicants will develop social science research projects on climate change and environmental governance in the Arctic. The research will contribute to multi-disciplinary research projects conducted in partnership with Indigenous peoples. Application deadline: November 15th, 2020

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: Dynamic Urban Centers and Sustainable Mountain Development
Mountain Research and Development
is seeking papers that help understand urbanization in mountains and emerging new relations between rural mountain areas and urban centers in and outside mountains. Papers that propose ways of shaping these transformation processes to increase sustainability, as well as synthesis and comparative studies across several mountain regions are also welcome. Deadline: December 7th, 2020.

Call for Papers: The Special Issue of the journal “Sustainability”
The Special Issue of the journal “Sustainability” invites novel contributions that address transboundary sustainable mountain governance. Deadline: January 31st, 2021.

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.