Updates coming – and note for subscribers

Posted: July 17, 2014 by Jason Haslam in Website info

Hello all,

As you may have seen in ACCUTE’s latest newsletter (PDF), we here at the Dalhousie office are going to be making some changes to the appearance of the website.  The Alberta office did some tremendous work in designing the new website (thanks, folks!!!), which means that we get to focus on some tidying and on content.

We plan to launch the new look in late July or early August.  Do you have any thoughts on what you’d like to see?  If so, drop us a line.  Also, as is common with such changes, we can expect a few glitches here and there as we work on the site.  If you see any, please let us know.

And, on the subject of unfortunate glitches, a final note for our wonderful subscribers: those of you who subscribe to the website through email or RSS may have had a few notifications today that led you nowhere.  These happened as we were testing out some new structures.  Those posts will be up eventually, but for now we apologize for adding to your inbox.  (Don’t subscribe?  If you want to get notification of new posts through email, see the bottom left of the page.)

Literature and Culture of the Black Atlantic

(seen on http://www.careerbeacon.com/search/en/3/0/62/-1/0/-1/-1,-1I/-1/-1/0/3/MB1407177253)

The Department of English at Saint Mary’s University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the field of Literature and Culture of the Black Atlantic.  The successful candidate will hold a Ph.D and a demonstrated record of teaching effectiveness.  It is expected that the successful candidate will establish a rigorous research program in the field and contribute an appropriate level of service to the department, faculty, university, and community.

The appointment will begin on 1 July 2015.

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OCUFA is looking for a new Engagement and Campaigns Coordinator.

Working under the supervision of the Executive Director, the successful candidate for the Engagement and Campaigns Coordinator position will help to build a strong network of mobilized faculty and faculty association leaders who can work together to improve terms and conditions of employment for faculty and academic librarians, at both the provincial and local level.


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The Department of Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies at Simon Fraser University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor commencing September 1, 2015. This position is subject to budgetary and Board approval.


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Assistant Professor

English Department

The Department of English at MacEwan University invites applicants for a continuing position in drama, commencing as soon as possible. Applicants must have a specialization in the scholarly study and textual analysis of twentieth-century British or American drama.

Candidates must have completed Ph.D. (or solid indication of imminent completion) and must demonstrate excellence or clear promise of excellence in teaching and research.  Experience is an asset.

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