Posted on: 
May 17, 2022

The Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences at Simon Fraser University invites applications for the Farley Distinguished Visiting Scholar in History for the 2023-24 academic year.

For 2023-24 the following academic units are interested in hosting a Farley Distinguished Visiting Scholar in History: English, Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies, Global Asia, History and Linguistics.

The Farley Distinguished Visiting Scholar is appointed as a Visiting Faculty Member for up to any two terms in an academic year. SFU operates year-round, with Fall, Winter, and Summer terms. While at SFU, the Farley scholar will have the opportunity to interact extensively with faculty and students, and to stimulate discussion across disciplines. They normally teach one course or lead other type of relevant intellectual activity that will be open to students across the university. Farley Scholars are encouraged and supported in public outreach activities that may take a variety of forms. The stipend for the Farley Distinguished Visiting Scholar is up to CAD 45,000 (commensurate with length of visit).

For full details, please see the URL link provided below.

Public contact information: 

To find out if the Farley Distinguished Visiting Scholar in History is a good match for you, contact: Mary-Ellen Kelm at [email protected].


Applications should be submitted electronically to [email protected]


Position Type: 
Visiting Professor.
Linguistic Specialization: 
Historical Linguistics, Language Revitalization.
Languages: 
English, French.