Re-advertisement: Irish Language Visiting Professor

April 21, 2011

The Ireland Canada University Foundation has extended the date for receipt of applications from interested candidates for the post of Visiting Professor in Irish Language studies tenable at St Mary’s University, Halifax, Nova Scotia for the academic year 2011-2012.

Consideration will also be given to candidates who wish to limit their visit to one semester during that year. The position is open to lecturers who have a proven record of Irish language teaching and who are capable of providing strategic directional advice to those currently leading the Irish Studies programme in St Mary’s. The candidate will be expected to fulfill some teaching duties in the degree programme.

Return air travel to Canada and remuneration of circa €40,000 will be provided by the Foundation. Additional assistance may be forthcoming from St Mary’s. Applicants should submit a CV and cover letter by email to The closing date for receipt of applications is May 4th. For more information click here