08 Jan, 2024

Job Posting: IMFG Manager, Programs and Research

Apply to be IMFG’s next Manager of Programs and Research.

The Manager, Programs and Research takes a leadership role in the activities of IMFG, overseeing the Institute’s operations and designing major research programs in municipal finance and governance. The manager is responsible for working with authors to manage the production of publications, delivering high-profile events, running IMFG’s annual fellowship programs, supporting the Director to provide policy advice to government, and building relationships with stakeholders.

Please apply by January 16, 2024.


The Institute on Municipal Finance and Governance (IMFG) is an academic research hub and non-partisan think tank based in the School of Cities at the University of Toronto. IMFG focuses on the fiscal health and governance challenges facing large cities and city-regions. Its objective is to spark and inform public debate, and to engage the academic and policy communities around important issues of municipal finance and governance. The Institute conducts original research on issues facing cities in Canada and around the world; promotes high-level discussion among Canada’s government, academic, corporate, and community leaders through conferences and roundtables; and supports graduate and post-graduate students to build Canada’s cadre of municipal finance and governance experts. It is the only institute in Canada that focuses solely on municipal finance issues in large cities and city-regions.