Archivist, Indigenous Collections

University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon
Deadline: January 23, 2024 - February 26, 2024
Qualified Indigenous candidates are invited to apply for a full-time, three-year term (non-tenure track) archivist position with the University of Saskatchewan’s University Archives and Special Collections, University Library (UASC). The successful candidate will bring their experience and expertise to the work of developing and implementing an Indigenous and decolonized approach to Indigenous-related collections with the UASC team. We are seeking a candidate who can collaborate with us, contribute relevant experience and knowledge, and learn with us.

Applications are invited from a broad range of candidates, with or without formal educational background in archives. Experience working with Indigenous archives/libraries is a highly desired asset, and candidates nearing completion of relevant educational programs are encouraged to apply.

Only Indigenous candidates will be considered for this position. Verification of Indigenous Membership/Citizenship at the University of Saskatchewan is led and determined by the deybwewin | taapwaywin | tapwewin: Indigenous Truth policy and Standing Committee in accordance with the processes developed to enact the policy.

Review of applications will begin February 26, 2024; however, applications will be accepted and evaluated until the position is filled. The anticipated start date is July 2024 or later.

Details about the position and the application process are available on the University of Saskatchewan’s careers site.