Western University is accepting applications for the CanWest Global Fellowship in Media

Deadline: July 1, 2013 or until position is filled.

The Fellow will promote public discussion on the nature of Canadian media. The successful candidate will be in residence for either the fall 2013 or winter 2014 term at Western University and will receive a stipend of $20,000 plus to $10,000 to support research activities. 

The Fellow will also teach one half course in one of the Faculty’s programs and will be engaged in a significant media-related research project. 


Interested candidates are invited to send their curriculum vitae, sample publications, names and addresses of three references, and a cover letter outlining their interest in the position by July 1, 2013 to Dr. Nick Dyer Witheford, Acting Dean at the address below: 


Faculty of Information and Media Studies
North Campus Building
Western University
London, ON, Canada N6A 5B7
Phone: (519) 661-3542
Fax:  (519) 661-3506

Tamara Baluja is an award-winning journalist with CBC Vancouver and the 2018 Michener-Deacon fellow for journalism education. She was the associate editor for J-Source from 2013-2014.