Employment Opportunities

The School of Policy Studies at Queen’s is committed to positively shaping public policy through education of the leaders of the future.  Interdisciplinary and experiential learning opportunities provide our students with the perspective, connections and inspiration to discover solutions to complex social issues.  We immerse our students in current public policy discourse through a network of faculty, alumni, researchers and community partners, providing active opportunities to impact public good.  

Join our team of exceptional educators and help shape the future of leaders in Public Administration.

All inquiries should be directed to the Manager at polsspsmanager AT queensu.ca

Current Opportunities

Teaching Position 2024 (Winter/Spring)

  • MPA 839 | Social Policy
  • MPA 848 | Immigration Policy

Course Descriptions:

MPA 839 | Social Policy 3L Units: 3.00

This course examines the historical development of the welfare state in Canada in comparison with other western nations. It focuses on the major social security programs and their recent restructuring in response to demographic, economic and political changes at the national and international levels.

MPA 848 | Immigration Policy In Canada 3L Units: 3.00

This course examines the factors contributing to the development of immigration policy in Canada, the changing trends in immigration in Canada, the impact of immigration and refugee movements on public policies and programs, jurisdictional issues and the role of nongovernmental organizations.

Applications should include:

  • a complete and current curriculum vitae
  • letters of reference from two (2) referees, and
  • any other relevant materials the candidate wishes to submit for consideration such as a letter of intent, teaching dossier, etc.

Please arrange to have applications and supporting letters sent directly to:

Warren Mabee, Director, School of Policy Studies, Queen's University, Kingston ON. K7L3N6 | mabeew AT queensu.ca 

Full posting available here.

Applications will be received until June 15, 2023. Review of applications will commence shortly thereafter, and the final appointment is subject to budgetary approval.