Archive for June, 2017

UCLA Department of Art Staff Job Opening

Thursday, June 29th, 2017

Job Title: ADMINISTRATIVE ANALYST
Working Title: Assistant to the Chair
Salary: $22.37 – $44.20 hourly
Job Type: Career, Full-time, 8:00 – 5:00 M-F

Apply online:
hr.mycareer.ucla.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=70891

No phone calls please.

Job Summary Statement:
Support and advise the Chair of the Department of Art on a wide range of issues and projects, including course schedule planning, faculty meetings and program plans. Plan and coordinate public programs of the department – including student exhibitions, visiting artist lecture series and other special events. Manage the printed publicity materials, and the website for the department. Conduct research, undertake program analyses and generate reports as required. Manage multiple tasks and duties initiated by the Chair in order to meet program goals. (more…)

5th Contemporary Cultural Studies Conference (CCS 2017)

Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

We invite you/your research students to submit a paper to 5th Annual International Conference on Contemporary Cultural Studies (CCS 2017) which will be held on 27th – 28th November 2017 in Singapore.

The full paper submission deadline (extended) is on 14th July 2017. Hope that provides adequate time for you to complete the paper submission. If you need more time, please email us at: secretariat@culturalstudies-conf.org. We hope you can be part of CCS 2017. (more…)

Call for Submissions – fields magazine

Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

My name is Sean Redmond, and I am the editor in chief of fields, an Austin, Texas-based arts and culture journal printed twice yearly. We feature profiles and interviews of up-and-coming painters, poets, musicians, photographers, writers, illustrators, and other artists. We also publish short stories, poetry, essays, photography, painting, and other creative work. We are currently looking for submissions for our next issue, which will be released in September.

fields is now accepting fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and visual arts submissions for our autumn/winter issue. Simultaneous submissions are accepted, but please notify us if the pieces under consideration are selected by another publication. All submissions should be accompanied by a brief biography. For submission guidelines, please visit fieldsmagazine.submittable.com/submit. (more…)

Get Involved – UCLA Volunteer Day 2017

Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

Help inspire the next generation of Bruins on the 9th annual UCLA Volunteer Day, October 7, 2017. The UCLA Volunteer Center is seeking enthusiastic leaders to direct over 30 service projects across Greater Los Angeles. Alumni, staff, faculty, and continuing students are encouraged to register as Project Leaders or Task Captains, who contribute to the planning and completion of a Volunteer Day project and share their passion for service and information about future volunteering opportunities with new Bruins. Training for all leaders will begin in July.

Register here: http://volunteerday.ucla.edu/leadership/

Center for the Study of Women is Hiring an Undergrad Researcher

Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCHER POSITION
(Accepting applications from UCLA undergraduate students with or without work study funding)

JOB DESCRIPTION
The UCLA Center for the Study of Women (CSW) has an opening for an undergraduate student researcher fluent in spoken and written Spanish to contribute to the research study, “Gender and Everyday Water Use in Los Angeles Households” (https://csw.ucla.edu/gender-everyday-water-use-los-angeles-households/). The study is part of the UCLA Sustainable Los Angeles Grand Challenge grant program and examines how gender shapes the way that people use, value, and save water on an everyday basis. Undergraduate researchers will conduct interviews in pre-determined Los Angeles neighborhood(s) with a significant Spanish-speaking population. (more…)