Associate Director for the Interdisciplinary Humanities Center, UCSB

The Interdisciplinary Humanities Center (IHC) at the University of California, Santa Barbara invites applications for an Associate Director position. This position will work independently to provide organizational planning and to oversee all IHC public programs and research awards programs that serve faculty and graduate students in the humanities, social sciences and the fine arts. Collaborates with the Director in developing and overseeing IHC programs and initiatives. Assists the Director in fundraising and maintains ties to local community groups, humanities centers and national organizations. Supervises the Program and Events Coordinator and the Senior Artist to see that all planned events and publicity from the IHC meet institutional standards. Reports to the Director. Candidate must have advanced graduate degree in a humanistic discipline and have excellent writing and communication skills. Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. To learn more about the position and the IHC please visit

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae and three letters of reference directly to Applications should be submitted by January 6, 2017 for primary consideration, however applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. Inquiries should be addressed to

The IHC is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching, and service.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.