Center for the Humanities Transition

C4H and IAH

Effective July 1st, 2016, the Division of Arts & Humanities welcomed Luis Alvarez and Mark Hanna to lead the newly formed Institute of Arts &am ...



2016-17 CALL FOR PROPOSALS – UCSD Center for the Humanities Research Groups
Deadline June 30; send proposal requests here

The UCSD Center for the Humanities supports annual research groups that b ...



Online – Fourth Annual Imminent Questions Lecture and Q&A featuring Dr. Khalil Gibran Muhammad

If you missed our Fourth Annual Imminent Questions Speaker Series, you can watch it here!  Following the lecture video clip is another one that includes a Q&A with Dr. Muhammad.  He responds to questions with regards to the importance of studying humanities as well as engagi ...



Online & Technology – Enhanced Teaching
Flier

Planning a career in academia?  Want to stand out in your job search?

Prepare yourself to utilize online and technological affordances to augment and improve student learning. This course will have a specific focus on ways in which online materials can support evidence-based learning practices – including those which occur in the face to face classroom. I ...



American Council of Learned Societies – Public Fellows Competition for Recent PhDs: Deadline March 24

ACLS invites applications for the sixth competition of the Public Fellows program. This year, the program will place up to 21 recent PhDs from the humanities and humanistic social sciences in two-year staff positions at partnering organizations in government and the nonprofit sector. Fellows will participate in the substantive work of these organizations and receiv ...



Studies in Control Societies, Call for Proposals – Deadline February 1

Studies in Control Societies invites a consideration of whether periodizing the shifts between disciplinary and control societies, Fordism and post-Fordism, or other transformations in state power, political economy, and the creation of contemporary information technologies is a useful conceptual framework for understanding the present. Periodization may be ...



UC Public Scholars Call for Proposals: Deadline February 15

Capitalizing on the recent Mellon award to UC Davis to support a Public Scholars Program, this UC-wide collaboration allows other UC humanities centers and institutes to identify a PhD graduate student and faculty member to participate in the Public Scholars Program based at UC Davis.

The Public Scholars Program addresses two separate but related goals of su ...



Write to Change the World: The OpEd Project

Workshops will build UC faculty’s capacity to translate their research for the public.

1- day workshops at:

UC Merced: April 29, 2016
UC Davis: May 23, 2016
UC Los Angeles: June 10, 2016

Invitational Priorities:

  • sustainability and the environment
  • social justice and inequality
  • big data and digital ...


UCHRI Humanists@Work Graduate Advisory Committee 2016-17

UCHRI is pleased to invite proposals from humanities graduate students interested in participating in a new UC-wide initiative regarding careers alongside/outside the academy. As part of the MLA-funded “Connected Academics: Preparing Doctoral Students of Language and Literature for a Variety of Careers,” we are seeking 3-5 humanities graduate students to serve ...



Metadata Central Call for Proposals 2015-2016

Metadata Central is an intensive workshop for UC humanities graduate students with or without their faculty advisors. Ten UC students, one for each campus, will be selected to participate in this workshop, centered around two on-site sessions at UCLA in Winter and Spring quarter. From January-June 2016, students will discuss progress and practice with their cohort ...