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ACADEMIC APPOINTMENT – CASSELS BROCK CHAIR IN MINING LAW AND FINANCE

The Faculty of Law at the University of Western Ontario invites applications for the Cassels Brock Chair in Mining Law and Finance. This endowed position is funded by a donation by Cassels Brock and Blackwell LLP, in the interests of promoting high-quality academic programming in the field. The Chair will conduct research and teaching related to the Canadian and global mining industry, including issues of sustainability, finance, environmental regulation, and relationships with Indigenous peoples.

The Appointment may be a probationary (tenure-track) appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor or a tenured appointment at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor, depending on qualifications and experience. Candidates may also be considered for a Limited Term appointment, with rank to be determined by qualifications and experience. The position is available to begin on July 1, 2023, although alternate start dates may be arranged. The term for the Chair is five years, renewable. Read more