Opportunities at CLACS

Work Study Positions

The Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies is looking to hire one Undergraduate Student Assistant to assist with general program support, including but not limited to:

  • managing and creating content for our social media platforms;
  • assistance with preparation and execution of virtual and in person public events and conferences;
  • reception responsibilities (walk-in visitors and phone calls);
  • answering general questions and communicating with faculty, students, administrators, and the general public;
  • assisting with publicity (virtual and in-person flyers) for CLAS events;
  • updating the CLAS database and website content;
  • editing event videos;
  • editing or writing closed captions for event videos;
  • and assisting staff with general administrative tasks.

For more information, see Job #5179422228 on the Work Study website. To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to Julia Byrd, julia.byrd@berkeley.edu. Applications without a coverletter will not be accepted.  

Other Opportunities


CLACS is in search for motivated, curious volunteers who want to support our work across the Americas. We are looking for people who can help us create video content, support event logistics, and help us tell our story. If you are interested in volunteering, please send an email to clacs@berkeley.edu.

Apply to Affiliate with CLACS as a Visiting Scholar

CLACS welcomes scholars from around the world who wish to conduct research in the field of Latin American Studies (broadly defined) with the intent to foster new ideas and collaborations. For more information and to apply, click here

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