Job Opportunities

Associate or Full Professor, South-by-South Migration:  Initial review 10/24/17

The Latin American and Latino Studies (LALS) Department at the University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC) invites applications for a Full or Associate Professor (tenured) position focused on migration within the Global South. We seek a scholar whose work on South-South, Inter/Intraregional Migration strengthens one or more of our Department’s substantive themes and contributes to emerging geographic and thematic areas.

We welcome inter- or transdisciplinary approaches in the Social Sciences and Humanities. We seek to recruit in the fields of Anthropology, Geography, History, Literature, Politics, Sociology, and Cultural, Ethnic, Critical Race, Feminist, Gender, Latin American & Latinx, Media, Sexuality, and Urban Studies. We are particularly interested in applicants whose work engages popular culture, media/digital media, indigeneity, Afro-descendant communities and/or dissident sexualities.

Please submit your application online by October 24, 2017: recruit.ucsc.edu/apply/JPF00473

Lecturers – Ongoing Pool

The Latin American and Latino Studies (LALS) Department at the University of California, Santa Cruz, invites applications for our ongoing pool of qualified instructors to teach undergraduate courses. Our interdisciplinary department conceptually bridges the fields of Latino/a Studies and Latin American Studies. Areas of interest include, but are not limited to, cultural studies, gender and sexuality, economics, history, literature  media studies, migration, politics, popular culture, race and ethnicity, and sociology. We are open to multiple disciplinary and theoretical approaches. 

The positions are available on a part-time basis for one or more quarters as needed. Applicants should have demonstrated teaching experience and competence in the field and should be prepared to teach courses consistent with the our program.
 For more information go to: Department of LALS, Lecturer Ongoing Pool . You may also go straight to our application.