Australian, Canadian, and New Zealand Studies Network (ACNZSN) Newsletter – 28/05/21

Dear All,

Please find below the latest news, opportunities, and publications in Australian, Canadian, and Aotearoa New Zealand Studies 🙂


Just a reminder about the Call for Papers for Volume 1, Issue 2 of ACNZSN’s Journal of Australian, Canadian, and Aotearoa New Zealand Studies (JACANZS). The deadline for the submission of manuscripts is 30 June 2021.

Registration is open for a conference taking place on ‘Adaptation in the Humanities: Reimagining the Past, Present, and Future’ on 9-10 September 2021 at the University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia


Awards and Prizes

Applications for the Melbourne Prize for Literature 2021 are now open. Further details can be found here.

Call for Papers

The University of New South Wales Sydney in association with the State Library of New South Wales has extended its call for papers for the Australian Historical Association annual conference on ‘Unfinished Business’ until 18 June 2021.


The State Library of New South Wales offers a number of prestigious and competitive fellowships to support the study, writing and teaching of Australian history and culture. You can find more details of the various fellowships available and their application guidelines here. The deadline for all applications is 16 July 2021.


Postdoctoral Fellowship in Canadian Studies at Mount Allison University, Sackville, New Brunswick, Canada

Deadline: 3 June 2021

Lecturer in Social Work at Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario (ON), Canada

Deadline: 9 June 2021

Associate Lecturer/Lecturer in History (pre-1700) at the University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Deadline: 17 June 2021

Assistant Professor in Sociology at Cape Breton University, Sydney, Nova Scotia (NS), Canada

Deadline: 20 June 2021

Assistant/Associate Teaching Professor in Education at Ontario Tech University, Oshawa, ON, Canada

Deadline: 25 June 2021

Assistant Professor in Political Science (International Politics/International Relations) at Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, ON, Canada

Deadline: 25 June 2021

James S. Palmer Chair and Tenure-Stream Appointment in Public Policy and Law at Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada

Deadline: 5 July 2021

Assistant Teaching Professor in Social Work and Human Service at Thompson Rivers University, Williams Lake, British Columbia, Canada

Deadline: 11 July 2021

Assistant Professor in Social Work (Indigenous Knowledges Program) at the University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Deadline: 13 July 2021

Lecturer in Comparative Politics at the Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, Australia

Deadline: 30 July 2021

Assistant Professor in Archaeology at the University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada

Deadline: 30 August 2021


Kate Bagnall and Julia T. Martinez (Editors), Locating Chinese Women: Historical Mobility Between China and Australia (Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2021)

Adele Nye and Jennifer Clark (Editors), Teaching History for the Contemporary World: Tensions, Challenges and Classroom Experiences in Higher Education (Cham: Springer, 2021)

Please let me know of any future news, opportunities, and recent publications via email art, which I can then include in the fortnightly newsletter. For ACNZSN to work as well as it can, it will be great to receive contributions from its supporters 🙂 I would also encourage you to subscribe to its blog (so you are able to receive this newsletter directly into your inbox), and follow/or like its social media platforms on Facebook and Twitter.

Best Wishes,

Dr. Jatinder Mann

Creator and Manager of ACNZSN

Editor-in-chief, JACANZS

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