Call for Applications: Postdoctoral Scholar in Race, Empire, and Biomedicine, University of California, Santa Cruz

March 1, 2022


Candidates must have been awarded a PhD between May 1, 2020 and August 1, 2022. 


The initial annual salary is $70,000. 


The Department of History at the University of California, Santa Cruz invites applications for a one-year postdoctoral scholar appointment to support an Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Sawyer Seminar on “Race, Empire, and the Environments of Biomedicine” scheduled for the 2022-23 academic year. Through public lectures, scholarly talks, and a regular interdisciplinary reading and discussion group, the seminar will interrogate the intersections among race, empire, and the environment, and their significance in the theory, practice, and structure of American biomedicine. 


Please visit the posting webpage for complete application requirements. Please contact Jennifer Derr at [email protected] with any questions.