As we enter Pride Month, Professor Janine Marchessault, Project Director of Archive/Counter-Archive, and The ArQuives are pleased to announce a competition for a 1-year MITACs Accelerate Post-Doctoral Fellowship position hosted by York University and The ArQuives!
Please share widely with your networks.
TIMELINE: Expected to begin Fall 2020
LOCATION: Toronto, Ontario Canada
SUPPORT: $45,000.00 (benefits inclusive)
APPLY BY TUESDAY JUNE 30, 5PM EST – full details: https://counterarchive.ca/call-applications-mitacs-post-doctoral-fellowship-canadian-queer-audiovisual-collections
Candidates are expected to engage in visual research for The ArQuives’ collaboration and participation with Parade, an NFB documentary about LGBTQ2+ movements in Canada.
We invite applications from, in particular, interdisciplinary scholars who have earned a doctorate in media studies, public history, or archival and information studies and have expertise in such fields as, Canadian LGBTQ2+ histories, Canadian documentary film history, or queer community archives/collections. We strongly encourage Indigenous, POC, and Queer researchers to apply.