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Fall 2015 Teaching Assistantships

Teaching Assistantship positions in the School of Social Work for the Fall 2015 term will be posted on the McGill Career and Planning Services (CaPS) website for the following courses from April 30th through May 30th:

SWRK 321 – Intro to Practice With Groups
SWRK 220 – History & Philosophy of Social Work
SWRK 320 – Practice With Individuals & Families I
SWRK 221 – Public Social Services in Canada
SWRK 424 – Mental Health & Illness
SWRK 428 – Social Policy & Administration
SWRK 224 – Human Development Across the Lifespan

Should you wish to submit an application, please complete the attached Graduate Student Application for Teaching Assistantship form and submit this form electronically to alana [dot] bonner [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Alana Bonner) along with your covering letter, and current CV before May 30th. All applicants will be informed of the outcome of their applications on July 3rd.

Assistant/Associate Professor (2) School of Social Work - McGill University

The School of Social Work invites applications for two tenure track positions with a start date no later than 1 August 2015. We are seeking faculty whose research interests complement those of our existing faculty, in the areas of children and families, health and social care, and international and community development.

The successful candidates will have general expertise in the field of social work, the ability to maintain an active funded research agenda, and a commitment to excellence in graduate and undergraduate teaching. Candidates must have an established record of funded research, scholarship and teaching. A Ph.D. in social work or related field is required, and a BSW or MSW are an asset.

Candidates should send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, examples of published work, and three letters of reference to:
Professor Nico Trocmé, MSW, PhD, TS
Director, School of Social Work, McGill University
3506 University Street, 3rd Floor
Montreal, Quebec H3A 2A7
Email: nico [dot] trocme [at] mcgill [dot] ca

The search committee will begin reviewing applications on December 15th, 2014 and will continue to do so until two suitable candidates are found.The search committee will begin reviewing applications on December 15th, 2014 and will continue to do so until two suitable candidates are found.

For more information, please click here.

Research Assistants - EDP (Douglas University Institute)

The Eating Disorders Program (EDP) at the Douglas University Institute is a specialized clinical/research/teaching program offering a range of services for adults suffering from eating and related disorders.

The Eating Disorders Program is presently seeking to fill part time positions for research assistants (available during 2014/2015).

For more information, please click  here.

Assistant, Associate or Full Professors - The University of Chicago

The School of Social Service Administration Services (SSA) at the University of Chicago invites applications for faculty positions at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professors. Review of applications will begin immediately, and will continue until positions are filled or when the search for this acedemic year closes, February 1st, 2015.

For more information, please click  here.


Volunteers for Saint Columba House

Saint Columba House is looking for volunteers to do one-on-one tutoring and mentoring with at-risk youth as part of two community programs (one for teens and one for children) in Pointe St. Charles starting in mid-September. For further information, please click on links Volunteer

Volunteer Teen.

If you are interested in knowing more about Saint Columbia House and other programs it offers, please visit the website: www.saintcolumbahouse.org.

Projects Abroad Canada

Projects Abroad Canada provides students with the opportunity to have their internships and volunteer work Worldwide. For further information, please click on the flyer  or visit their website.

L'Ancien Pensionnat Cote-St-Paul

L'Ancien Pensionnat Cote-St-Paul is a residence for seniors who are semi-autonomous.  We are located on a bus line (37) and not far from Jolicour metro. We are looking for volunteers to do the following: friendly visiting with our residents, assisting with group activities, taking someone out for a walk or coffee.  Many of our residents do not have family nearby and can't venture out on their own.  If you have time to spare and are interested in making a difference in someone's life, please contact Suzanne Charbonneau at 514- 903-1734 ext 227.

Volunteers for Ecological & Humanitarian Projects

Volunteers For Ecological & Humanitarian Projects are happy to present two volunteer projects that are suitable for students, faculty, and staff of Social Work. For further details, please click here.

CLSC René-Cassin

The CLSC René-Cassin, located in Cote St. Luc and serving clients in Cote St. Luc, Hampstead and Snowdon West, is looking for volunteer animators for its Drop-In Centre, a community resource geared toward clients who have experienced a loss of autonomy related to a cognitive or physical disability. The centre also provides respite for those who care for family members at home. Animators organize activities and care for clients.

The CLSC also needs volunteers to visit the elderly. Some of our clients need help with grocery shopping, while others simply need you to help break their isolation. You need to give only one hour a week to help someone who desparately needs it.

If you'd like to volunteer, call 514-488-3673 ext. 1351 and get involved. You'll be glad you did.


Center for Learning and Performance - Undergraduate Research Interns

Have you ever wondered what it takes to do a PhD? Curious about what the daily life of a researcher? Can you present complex theoretical ideas with precision, clarity and intrigue? If so, your intellect and quick fingers are requested in the role of an assistant and typist for PhD researcher with the Center for Learning and Performance (with a fully funded doctoral researcher in the Learning Sciences). We're currently looking to fill several internship positions (typist and reader, admin assistant, research assistant). An honorarium will be awarded for your participation (the amount is calculated via your weekly involvement with the lab). Please email Evgeniya Makarova at evgeniya [dot] makarova [at] mail [dot] mcgill [dot] ca for complete details.

Green Corps - The Field School for Environmental Organizing

Green Corps is offering a year-long paid program for college graduates who are ready to take on the biggest environmental challenges of our day. In the program, you’ll get intensive training in the skills you’ll need to make a difference in the world. You’ll get hands-on experience fighting to solve urgent environmental problems such as global warming, deforestation, water pollution and factory farming, etc. And, upon your graduation, Green Corps will help you find a career with one of the nation’s leading environmental and social change groups. For more information, please click here or visit Green Corps’ web site.

McGill PFF Community Leadership Program

PFF Community Leadership Fellowships offer McGill students extraordinary opportunities to help the communities in which they work. To learn more, please check out the website at: www.mcgill.ca/internships/pffprogram or click here.