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Job Opportunity: Joint Tenure Track Appointment in Development Economics

The Department of Economics and the Institute for the Study of International Development at McGill University invite applications for a joint tenure-track position. The appointment is expected to be at the rank of Assistant Professor, but appointment at a higher rank is possible under exceptional circumstances. Candidates should have a specialization in Development Economics. For more information about the Department and the Institute, see www.mcgill.ca/economics/ and www.mcgill.ca/isid/.

Published: 7Oct2014

Read the October issue of ISID's newsletter, "Latitude"

ISID is pleased to release the October 2014 issue of its newsletter Latitude, produced under the direction of Associate Director Sonia Laszlo.  Please feel free to distribute widely!

Published: 3Oct2014

Executive Education Seats Are Selling Fast

Thank you to everyone for an overwhelming amount of interest in the October Executive Education program. Seats in the Program are selling fast. Register now to join us in the 5-day certificate course on International Development.

The Essential Course to Prepare Professionals for Work Opportunities and Careers in International Development

Montreal, October 27–31 2014.

Published: 30Sep2014

Job Opportunity: Joint Tenure Track Appointment in Critical Development Studies

The Department of Anthropology and the Institute for the Study of International Development (ISID) at McGill University invites applications for a jointly appointed Tenure-Track Assistant Professor position in Critical Development, with a disciplinary focus in Anthropology, effective August 1, 2015.  We are seeking candidates with conceptually informed ethnographic projects whose work is centrally concerned with the critical exploration of development, broadly defined.  The successful candidate will bring anthropological insights to timely issues concerning development in ways that also spe

Published: 16Sep2014

ISID Associate Director Sonia Laszlo On the Ebola Crisis

ISID Associate Director Professor Sonia Laszlo has published an opinion piece in the Toronto Star where she states that a more creative and coordinated approach is needed if we are to contain a global pandemic.  Read about it now:  Medicine and military alone will not save world from Ebola

Published: 15Sep2014

Registration is now open for ISID's latest Executive Education Course in International Development

International Development: Bridging the Worlds of Theory, Policy and Practice

The essential course to prepare professionals for working in the expanding field of international development

McGill University, Institute for the Study of International Development

Montreal, October 27-31, 2014.

We are pleased to announce the next offering of our highly successful executive education certificate program, International Development: Bridging The Worlds Of Theory, Policy And Practice.

Published: 21Aug2014

ISID Announces Its New Joint Appointment, Professor Megan Bradley

ISID is pleased to announce the arrival August 1st of its second joint appointment, Professor Megan Bradley.

Published: 20Jun2014

ISID Publishes Two Policy Papers on Comparative Policies in Regards in Aboriginal Peoples

The Institute for the Study of International Development is pleased to release two policy papers concering aboriginal peoples in an international perspective.  The first, by Katie Saulnier, is entitled "Aboriginal Self-Determination:  A Comparative Study of New Zealand, Australia and the United States".  The second, by Ben Geboe, is entitled "An Overview of Community Development Initiatitves Engaging Indigenous People in Australia, New Zealand and the United States of America".  Both of these policy papers, produced by McGill graduate stud

Published: 16Jun2014

Professor Philip Oxhorn named Member of the Governing Council of SID

Professor Philip Oxhorn has been appointed as a member of the Governing Council of the Society of International Developent, based in Rome.  Full information can be found on the Society for International Development's webpage.


Published: 12Jun2014

ISID Accepting Applications for Teaching Assistants, Fall 20114

The Institute for the Study of International Development is currently accepting applications from qualified McGill graduate students for 7 Teaching Assistants for INTD200, and 1 Teaching Assistant for African Studies (AFRI) 200.  Please download the full posting and the teaching assistant application form associated with this announcement and send your completed application to kirsty [dot] mckinnon [at] mcgill [dot] ca

Published: 7May2014