Job Opportunity: Director, Indigenous Initiatives

Date: June 19, 2019
To: Division of HR & Equity; Divisional HR Offices; Equity Offices
From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost
Kelly Hannah-Moffat, Vice-President, Human Resources & Equity

As you may be aware, our Director of Indigenous Initiatives, Jonathan Hamilton-Diabo, will be moving on to a new chapter at the University as the June Callwood Professor in Social Justice at Victoria College and Assistant Professor in Theology at Emmanuel College. In addition, he will also serve as Special Advisor to the President of Victoria University on Indigenous issues.

On behalf of the University, we would like to thank Jonathan for his many important contributions and wish him well as he transitions to his new role. Jonathan’s leadership has been essential in supporting and guiding our community as it works towards reconciliation.

As a result, we are hiring a Director of Indigenous Initiatives to support our community. In this role, the incumbent will work with existing portfolios to review related structures and initiatives, and will make recommendations regarding changes to, and the creation of, new structures and processes to implement Indigenous initiatives in order to work towards reconciliation with Indigenous people and communities.

Please share this opportunity widely within your U of T networks.

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