Careers at Coady

Coady Institute is looking to fill the following roles:


Program Assistant, Pathy Foundation Fellowship

Coady Institute and the Pathy Family Foundation are seeking a motivated recent Pathy Foundation Fellowship or OceanPath Fellowship graduate to join our team as the Program Assistant for the Pathy Foundation Fellowship. Reporting to the Coady Manager Youth Leadership Programs, the successful individual will assist the team with program promotion and marketing, alumnx engagement, impact evaluation and general program and administrative support to the Pathy Foundation Fellowship. For more information and to apply, click here.


Coordinator, Youth Leadership Programs

Coady Institute is seeking a motivated staff member to join the Youth Leadership Programs team, with principal responsibility for the Pathy Foundation Fellowship. This is a 70% FTE 12-month limited term contract position starting in June 2022, located at Coady Institute on the campus of St. Francis Xavier University in Antigonish, Nova Scotia, with some domestic travel required. For more information and to apply, click here.


Indigenous Student Research Intern (2 positions)

The Centre for Employment Innovation (CEI) at St. Francis Xavier University, in partnership with the Mi’kmaw
Economic Benefits Office (MEBO), Unama’ki / Sydney NS, is looking for TWO Indigenous post-secondary students
(enrolled in a post-secondary institution in the fall of 2022) or recent graduates (will graduate or have graduated in
2022) interested in joining a dynamic and supportive team working on research about the Indigenous experience with
trade unions in Nova Scotia. As an integral part of the Research team, the two Student Research Interns will build
research capacity by supporting the design and implementation of applied community-based research, as it relates to
the Talking the talk, but walking the walk? Research project. The students will be based in the
MEBO offices in Membertou in a culturally appropriate and supportive environment; research training / support will
be done through the CEI at StFX. For more information and to apply, click here.


Project Staff – Community Housing Program

The Coady Institute is looking for a dynamic and innovative Project Staff member to support its Community Housing Program, which includes a focus on the intersection of affordable housing and the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals and Agenda 2030. This is a six-month project position supported with external funding. For more information and to apply, click here.


Research Coordinator

The International Centre for Women’s Leadership (ICWL) at Coady Institute, St. Francis Xavier University welcomes interest in the position of Research Coordinator. The successful candidate will join a dynamic group of professionals committed to feminist principles and practice and advancing gender equality. Together, we strive to build dynamic, safe, welcoming and inclusive spaces at our workplace and in community. For more information and to apply, click here.


Coady International Institute is an equal opportunity employer.