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Posted Fri, 08 Sep 2017

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Accepting LLS Postdoctoral Fellow applications for 2018-2019

Posted Thu, 24 Aug 2017

The Department of Latina/Latino Studies at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign invites applications for the Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Fellowship in Ethnic Studies, with a start date of August 16, 2018. To be considered, application materials (cover letter, CV, statement of research, writing sample, graduate transcripts, and contact information for two references) must be submitted by December 1, 2017. For complete details and to submit your application, see Illinois is an AA-EOE (

LLS Teachers Ranked as Excellent

Posted Thu, 10 Aug 2017

Congratulations to all of the LLS teachers ranked as excellent during the 2016-17 academic year!

Fall 2016: Adrian Burgos (HIST 390), David Coyoca (LLS 242), Tanya Diaz-Kozlowski (LLS 240), Julie Dowling (LLS 100, 392), David Luis Glisch-Sanchez (LLS 230), Rochelle Gutierrez (CI 546), Jonathan X. Inda (GCL 220), Ethan Madarieta (TA-LLS 100), Lissette Piedra (SOCW 509)

Spring 2017: Lisa Cacho (LLS 215, 296), David Cisneros (CMN 538), David Coyoca (LLS 265, 296), Jose De La Garza (LLS 435), Araceli Diaz (LLS 496), Tanya Diaz-Kozlowski (EPSY 203), Julie Dowling (LLS 355), Rochelle Gutierrez (CI 547), Natalie Lira (LLS 479), Ethan Madarieta (TA-LLS 100), Lisa Ortiz (TA-LLS 279), Lissette Piedra (SOCW 509), Sarah Quesada (LLS 442), Marcella Raffaelli (HDFS 322), Edna Viruell-Fuentes (LLS 100, LLS 473)