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CFP Special Issue 4.1 "The Academy and What Can Be Done" (March 1st, 2017)

What is to be done about the university? This is at least a double question, because of what the word “done” can do in the English language. Done can mean acted upon, engaged, intervened upon, changed. “Done” can also be finished, completed, made to be over.

University of San Diego Open Rank Ethnic Studies Position

The Department of Ethnic Studies at the University of San Diego invites
applications for an open rank, tenure-track or tenured professor of Ethnic
Studies beginning in Fall 2017. Qualified candidates must hold a PhD or
terminal degree in Ethnic Studies or a related field and have expertise in
American Indian Studies and Comparative Ethnic Studies. Specific areas of
research are open; however, we are especially interested in work that
addresses health, environmental justice, and/or decolonization. Applicants

Critical Race Studies Fellowship at UCLA School of Law - Nov. 1, 2016 Deadline

The Critical Race Studies (CRS) program at UCLA School of Law is now
accepting applications for the Critical Race Studies Fellowship. The CRS
Fellowship is designed to support the research and professional development
of a candidate interested in pursuing a career in law teaching. CRS at UCLA
is the only program of its kind in the country and is the premier
institutional setting for the study of the intersection between race and the
law. Anchored by renowned scholars whose research helped found and continues

Posting Jobs and Announcements for Critical Ethnic Studies Audiences

To list an announcement or opportunity, please send your Title and Text via our webform here and categorize your request under "General Questions."  In your message, please also indicate the email CESA should use when sending an electronic invoice of $150 per posting. Your transaction is processed by PayPal but does not require a PayPal account.  Upon payment you will receive an itemized receipt and confirmation of posting from CESA.

CESA Letter of Support for Ethnic Studies at SFSU

We, members of the Critical Ethnic Studies Association Working Group, write in support of faculty and students at San Francisco State University who have organized to resist the proposed budget cuts against Ethnic Studies.  On May 9th 2016, the Chairs Council of the College of Ethnic Studies organized a community-wide press conference to support students who began an indefinite hunger strike last week.


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