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2015 Southern School for Working Women

by on April 28, 2015

July 9th-12th, Miami, Florida. Join working women throughout the South for four days of training and networking. Women representing several unions and backgrounds join forces to share and develop leadership skills that will impact their dedication and hard work in the labor movement.

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Post-Doc at Penn State’s Center for Global Workers’ Rights

by on January 20, 2015

The School of Labor and Employment Relations at The Pennsylvania State University invites applications for the position of Post-Doctoral Scholar with the Center for Global Workers’ Rights. This is a twelve-month position that begins on August 14, 2015. The Center for Global Workers’ Rights was established in the fall of 2012 with the goal of promoting scholarly research and scholar-practitioner exchanges on issues related to workers’ rights.

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Call for Book Reviews and Review Essays: Culture, Labor and Class

by on April 22, 2014

Working USA: The Journal Of Labor And Society, a cross-disciplinary, peer-reviewed journal is calling for book reviews and review essays discussing texts relating to the cultural aspects of labor and class. The books reviewed can be academic studies from a range of disciplines, journalistic texts, works of fiction, biographies, memoirs, and artists’ monographs.

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Illinois Labor History Society Executive Director Job Opening

by on April 10, 2014

The Illinois Labor History Society is filling a first-time position for an executive director. See the attached job description and please post and share as widely as possible. Inquiries should go to the Illinois Labor History Society at [email protected]

Mike Matejka
Vice-President
309-827-3934
[email protected]


Illinois Labor History Society Seeks Executive Director

Desirable Characteristics and Responsibilities

The ideal candidate for Executive Director of the ILHS is a person who has a passion for the mission of the organization to encourage the preservation and study of labor history of the Illinois region, and to arouse public interest in the profound significance of the past to the present.

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