Department of Political Studies

Department of Political Studies
Department of Political Studies

Employment Opportunities

Faculty Appointment(s)

None currently available. 

Post-Doctoral Fellowship Opportunities

The Department offers three Post-Doctoral Fellowships:

  • The Buchanan Postdoctoral Fellowship in Canadian Democracy
  • The Peacock Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • The Skelton-Clark Postdoctoral Fellowship

For more information, click here. All available positions will be listed below.

The Department welcomes inquiries from students who are applying for a Social Science and Humanities Research Council post-doctoral fellowship. Please e-mail the Head of the Department and the intended supervisor for further information.


None currently available. 

Teaching Fellowships, Assistantships and Other Opportunities

Part-time Teaching Assistant Position
Department of Political Studies, Winter 2022

Number of hours: 50 

The successful candidate will be an MA or PhD student who will provide instructional assistance in POLS 332: Politics of Post-Communism. They must have an excellent academic record (including background in political studies or related fields), and outstanding written communication and time management skills.

The TA will work under the supervision of Professor Zsuzsa Csergő. Their primary responsibility will be to evaluate course assignments completed by students to satisfy the requirements of this course, and to communicate with students about their assignments.

Please apply with a cover letter and CV to Prof. Csergő (csergo@queensu.ca) by December 15, 2021