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CLACLS Latino Data Project Fellowships 2019-2020

The Center for Latin American, Caribbean, and Latino Studies is pleased to offer Graduate Student Fellowships for the 2019 ‐ 2020 Academic Year in the amount of $5,000 each. Fellows will be expected to work approximately 2‐4 hours per week during the Fall and Spring semesters, and to produce a report for the Latino Data Project [].

The Fellows must be full time students at the Graduate Center. Their primary responsibilities will be to produce a Latino Data Project report along with other duties as requested by the Director of Research. Sophisticated proficiency of SPSS and Excel is required, as well as experience working independently with quantitative data analysis. Training in studying Latin America and/or Latino experiences from a social scientific framework, and experience in carrying out research projects is highly desirable.


1. A 1-page, single spaced, cover letter (including name, department of study, academic level, email address, and brief description of SPSS proficiency and experience working with quantitative data)

2. Academic CV

3. A research/writing sample, in which the candidate is the first, if not sole, author. This sample must demonstrate the candidate’s skills in both quantitative data analysis and written communication.

Please submit applications and/or any inquiries to the CLACLS Director of Research, Sebastián Villamizar Santamaría, at and cc the CLACLS Administrative Director, Karen Okigbo, at

Decisions will go out May 15, 2019.