Australian, Canadian, and New Zealand Studies Network (ACNZSN) Newsletter – 03/09/21

Dear All,

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



A reminder about the annual Donna Coates Book Prize awarded by ACNZSN. The deadline for submissions is 31 December 2021.

ACNZSN’s friend and wonderful supporter, the Australian Studies Institute at the Australian National University (ANU) has recently revamped its website and has some excellent resources and news about various opportunities. Check it out! 🙂

‘Deep Conversations webinar: Telling history through Country’, Wednesday 8 September, 10:00-11:30am (AEST), Research Centre for Deep History, Australian National University (ANU), Canberra, ACT, Australia

‘Convict Landscapes: Mapping Australia’s Convict Past Public History Seminar’ (Online), University of Technology Sydney Australian Centre, Thursday 9 September 2021, 5.30-7.00pm (AEST). RSVP by emailing



Call for Papers

‘A State of Change: Annual South Australian State History Conference’, 19-20 November 2021, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia and online.

Deadline: 12 September 2021


Assistant Professor in Anthropology (Global Indigenous Cultural Heritage in Socio-Cultural Anthropology) at the University of Northern British Columbia (UNBC), Prince George, British Columbia (BC), Canada

Deadline: 30 September 2021

Assistant Professor in English (Eighteenth-Century Studies) at UNBC, Prince George, BC, Canada

Deadline: 30 September 2021

Faculty Appointment in Political Science (Canadian Politics, Comparative Politics, or International Relations) at Western University, London, Ontario (ON), Canada

Deadline: 30 September 2021

Assistant Professor in Political Science (Black Politics) at McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Deadline: 1 October 2021

Assistant Professor in Black History at Ryerson University, Toronto, ON, Canada

Deadline: 2 October 2021

Dean, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Deadline: 12 October 2021

Provost & Vice-President (Academic) at Western University, London, ON, Canada

Deadline: 17 October 2021

Faculty Appointment in Indigenous Language and Literacy Education at the University of British Columbia (UBC), Vancouver, BC, Canada

Deadline: 22 October 2021

Assistant Professor in Indigenous Teacher Education (Human Development, Learning, and Culture) at UBC, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Deadline: 31 October 2021

Assistant Professor in Sociology and Legal Studies (Sociolegal Studies) at the University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada

Deadline: 1 December 2021


Applications are now open for the John David Stout Fellow 2022 at the Stout Research Centre for New Zealand Studies, Te Haranga Waka – Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, Aotearoa New Zealand

Deadline: 17 September 2021


Postdoctoral Fellow in Environmental History, ANU, Canberra, ACT, Australia

Deadline: 25 September 2021


The Minoru Hokari Scholarship for fieldwork in Australian Indigenous History awarded by the School of History, ANU, Canberra, ACT, Australia.

Deadline: 30 September 2021



Robert Crawford, Digital Dawn in Adland: Transforming Australian Agencies (Routledge, 2021)

Catherine Bishop, Too Much Cabbage and Jesus Christ: Australia’s ‘Mission Girl’ Annie Lock (Adelaide: Wakefield Press, 2021)


Please let me know of any future news, opportunities, and recent publications via email at, 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,

Associate Professor Jatinder Mann

Creator and Manager of ACNZSN

Editor-in-chief, JACANZS


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