Posts Tagged 'Derechos Humanos'

“Experiencias Locales en el Uso de la Antropología para los Derechos Humanos” – Seminario Permanente de Antropología del Derecho

La próxima sesión del Seminario Permanente de Antropología del Derecho (SPAD) contará con la particiáción de Guillermo Luévano Bustamante, con el tema “Experiencias Locales en el Uso de la Antropología para los Derechos Humanos” y participará como comentarista Erika Bárcena Arévalo.

La sesión se llevará a cabo el miércoles 21 de noviembre, 17 hrs.

Tulane University – Postdoctoral Fellows in Law and Society

The Newcomb College Institute of Tulane University seeks two postdoctoral fellows in law and society, whose research takes an intersectional approach to law and society, reflecting how gender, race, class, disability, sexuality, ethnic, community, immigration status, and national identities shape law and, in turn, how law shapes those identities.

Applicants can begin in the Spring of 2019, Summer of 2019 or Fall of 2019 for a single semester, a calendar year, or for the 2019-2020 academic year for up to two years of support per person. Preference will be given to two-year appointment.

The fellows will receive mentoring from senior faculty, adn are expected to participate in brown bag seminars, receptions, and other programming, mentor one or more undergraduate research assistants, and help to organize a workshop in the fall of the second year of the fellowship.

  1. PhD in Political Science, History, American Studies, Sociology, Women and/or Gender Studies, Psychology, or other closely related fields. Ph.D must be in hand when appointment starts.
  2. Demonstrated research interests which an intersectional approach to law and society, reflecting how gender, race, class, disability, sexuality, ethnic, community, immigration status, and national identities shape law and, in turn, how law shapes those identities.
  3. Preference given to applicants whose research and teaching interests focus on and/or contribute to increased understanding of law, intersectionality, and identity in New Orleans, Louisiana, and/or the Gulf Coast South, as well as those with a demonstrated commitment to building interdisciplinary community.

Applicants should apply via Interfolio ( should include:

  • A cover letter explaining their research interests, length of time they would want to be in residence, when they would want to start, and identifying the Tulane faculty member or members they would work most closely with
  • A C.V.
  • A list of three references

Questions may be addressed to Laura Wolford, Assistant Director of the Newcomb College Institute at Screening will begin November 15, 2018 and continue until the positions are filled.

Assistant Professor – Law, Society and Justice

Law, Society and Justice


As part of a major Teacher/Scholar Hiring Initiative at the University of Florida, the Department of Sociology and Criminology & Law invites applications for a full-time, nine-month, tenure-track Assistant Professor with teaching and research interests at one or more of the intersections of Law, Society, and Justice to begin August 16, 2019.

This scholar would explore the social scientific theory about and research into law/legal processes (both formal and informal), social structures and/or social processes that help us understand human behavior, society, and justice. Such intersections may include, but are not limited to: law and culture, reproduction of inequalities through legal procedures and institutions, human rights, social movements, environmental justice, science-based practices in law and policy, law and social change, or law, politics, and governance. We welcome candidates who have a national or global research focus.

Applications will be reviewed beginning November 1, 2018, and the position will remain open until filled. To ensure full consideration, application materials should be received by October 31, 2018. Applications received after this date may be considered at the discretion of the committee and/or hiring authority.

More information:

Postdoctoral Research Scholar with expertise in Social Justice and Human Rights (SJHR)

The School of Social and Behavioral Sciences in the New College of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences at Arizona State University is seeking a Postdoctoral Research Scholar with expertise in Social Justice and Human Rights (SJHR) for the Academic Year 2019-2020, with a possibility of a second year based on availability of funds. There is the possibility of a start date as early as Spring 2019. This scholar will be expected to conduct his or her own independent program of research, teach 1 SJHR course per academic year, and mentor B.A. and M.A. students. Preference will be given to candidates who can collaborate with existing Social Justice and Human Rights faculty, whose research and teaching is centered around the following themes—Migration and Refugees, Gender in Comparative Context, and International Law.

Further Info:


School of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Arizona State University

Position ID: ASUSchool of Social and Behavioral SciencesSJHRPROF [#12112]
Position Title: Assistant or Associate Professor Social Justice Human Rights
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Glendale, Arizona 85306, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Sociology / Immigration, Social Justice
Political Science / Gender and Politics, International Relations
Appl Deadline: 2018/11/15 (posted 2018/10/01, updated 2018/09/24)
Position Description:   Apply    


e-cadernos: Etnicidad, territorio y pueblos indígenas: paradojas y desafíos de las políticas neoliberales

Esperamos que la propuesta temática de este dossier “Etnicidad, territorio y pueblos indígenas: paradojas y desafíos de las políticas neoliberales” contribuya a hacer visible la problemática que están viviendo los pueblos indígenas en la actualidad y constituya un incentivo más para profundizar investigaciones sobre este importante tema de las ciencias sociales. Asimismo, agradecemos a la revista e-cadernos CES

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Seminario “Abortion Laws and Women´s Health”

El Seminario “Abortion Laws and Women’s Health” se realizará el próximo jueves 11 de octubre a las 14:15 horas en la Sala de Proyecciones Cuajimalpa. Mayores informes:

Tercera sesión del Seminario Permanente de Antropología del derecho

La Tercera sesión del Seminario Permanente de Antropología del Derecho (SPAD), se llevará a cabo este próximo 03 de octubre de 2018 a las 17:00hrs, con el tema: “La construcción social del dolor. Análisis del caso de Tierra Blanca, Veracruz 2016” por Segundo Carmelo Padilla Cruz. Comenta: Erick Alonso Galán Castro. Con transmisión simultanea en nuestras tres sedes: CdMx- INACIPE (Salón 13), Qro- UAQ (Facultad de Filosofía, oficina de la Secretaria Académica), SLP-UASLP (Posgrado de Derecho, sala de exámenes). Lxs Esperamos.

Más información:

Job opportunity- Assistant Professor in Sociology (Human Rights and Politics)

Department of Sociology

Assistant Professor in Sociology (Human Rights and Politics)

The post will commence in September 2019

“The Department of Sociology at LSE seeks to hire one outstanding Assistant Professor in Human Rights and Politics to add to our internationally renowned, innovative and publicly engaged faculty.  The post holder is expected to contribute to teaching and research in Human Rights and Politics.

You will have a completed PhD, or be close to obtaining a PhD, in sociology or a relevant social science field by the post start date; Expertise and research interests in the relationship between human rights and politics; A track record or trajectory of internationally excellent publications in sociology or cognate disciplines; Proven ability, as evidenced by existing publications, or potential to publish in top journals or with leading book publishers; and a clear, well developed and viable strategy for future outstanding research that has the potential to result in world-leading publications.

You should also have the ability to teach Human Rights and Politics at both undergraduate and post-graduate levels and be able to make contributions to other areas of teaching in the Department as appropriate.

 The other criteria that will be used when shortlisting for this post can be found on the person specification which is attached to this vacancy on the LSE’s online recruitment system.

For further information about the Department of Sociology, please visit our website” 

Homa Publica – Revista Internacional de Direitos Humanos e Empresas, v. 2 n. 2 (2018)

Se encuentra disponible Homa Publica – Revista Internacional de Direitos Humanos e Empresas, v. 2 n. 2 (2018).


Keeping the Head Up: Lessons Learned from the International Debate on Business and Human Rights

Daniel Fernando Uribe Terán

The World Bank Group operations in conflict affected States and the Ruggie Principles: an opportunity for accountability

Ivan Leonardo Martinez Pinilla

A implementação dos Princípios Ruggie. Novo progresso na conformação de um Direito Global Emergente?

Carmen Montesinos Padilla

Tribunal Permanente dos Povos – Uma análise do “Capítulo México” e seu legado para o Sistema Internacional dos Direitos Humanos

Andressa Oliveira Soares, Luiz Carlos Faria Jr.

O conceito de igualdade de gênero e empresas multinacionais: uma proposta metodológica

Marianna Vargas de Freitas Cruz Leite

Dupla influência e dupla projeção entre global e local

Clara Rossatto Bohrz, Jânia Maria Lopes Saldanha

O progresso da Agenda Internacional em Direitos Humanos e Empresas no México

Daniel Iglesias Márquez

Sistemas operacionais, políticas públicas e mercado

Jordan Vinícius de Oliveira, Marcos Vinício Chein Feres

Tributação Justa no Terceiro Mundo Terceirizado

Elizabete Rosa de Mello

Integration and its relation with the jurisprudence of European Court of Human Rights and private international law of European Union

Dimitris Liakopoulos

Caleidoscópio econômico

Júlia Martins Rodrigues

Seção Especial

El valor del “consenso” en la elaboración de normas sobre Empresas y Derechos Humanos

Manoela Carneiro Roland

El número completo se puede consultar aquí.

Recomendamos también ver nuestra sección de Revistas en Línea.

Informe de la Relatora Especial sobre los derechos de los pueblos indígenas sobre su visita a México

El “Informe de la Relatora Especial sobre los derechos de los pueblos indígenas sobre su visita a México” se presentará el próximo martes 28 de agosto de 2018, a las 17 hrs., en la sede Rendón Peniche del Centro Peninsular en Humanidades y Ciencias Sociales (CEPHCIS) de la Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM).

El informe se puede encontrar aquí:


Postdoctoral Fellow in Law, Gender, and Health – University of Michigan, Institute for Research on Women and Gender (IRWG)

The University of Michigan, Institute for Research on Women and Gender (IRWG), seeks applications for a Postdoctoral Fellowship position in Law, Gender, and Health funded by the National Science Foundation (Law and Social Sciences).

The fellow will be appointed for two years at a salary of $48,000. Information about available benefits can be found at Funding to attend two conferences per year and support for a research assistant is also included. Professors Anna Kirkland (Women’s Studies) and Sandra Levitsky (Sociology) will serve as the primary mentors. The ideal candidate will propose a research project in law, gender, and health that demonstrates originality, creativity, strong research and writing skills, and the potential to bring diversity and excellence to the academic profession. Additional faculty mentors may be available from across the University of Michigan according to the fellow’s interests, particularly in civil rights and discrimination, transgender studies, criminal law, opioids, queer studies, and women’s health and reproductive rights (but these topics are not an exclusive list). The faculty mentors will support the fellow’s professional development as well as offer opportunities to develop new collaborations, access additional data sources or sites, expand dissertation research into publications, and write grant proposals. The Institute for Research on Women and Gender (IRWG) will also commit matching funds to host a research symposium organized around the fellow’s research during the second postdoctoral year. The postdoctoral fellow will have an office in Lane Hall on the Ann Arbor campus at the Institute for Research on Women and Gender (IRWG) and will be expected to be in residence during the entire two year fellowship period. There is no teaching required in this position. Founded in 1995, the Institute for Research on Women and Gender at Michigan promotes faculty research on women, gender, and sexuality and is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Applicants who will have completed the doctoral degree by September 1, 2019 are eligible to apply. Individuals awarded a Ph.D. from the University of Michigan or currently holding a postdoctoral or faculty position at UM are not eligible. Those holding only professional terminal degrees such as a J.D. or M.P.H. are not eligible.

Applications will be evaluated based on the quality, feasibility, and originality of the proposed research agenda; the potential for successful mentoring in the topic, methods, and approaches of the proposed research by the faculty mentors; and the ability of the postdoctoral fellow to contribute to diversity and excellence in the area of law, gender, and health.

Application deadline is Monday, September 17, 2018. We will conduct virtual interviews with finalists (i.e., no fly out) and plan to make a final decision by November 1, 2018. Alternates will be selected. The position would begin on September 1, 2019.

Applications should be submitted through the University of Michigan’s job portal at (, keyword/job ID: 160755 and must include:

  1. The names and contact information (phone and email) for two faculty references. (Letters are not required at the time of application.)
  2. Research proposal that outlines your scholarly work and includes your research plan for the fellowship period. (Two to three pages. References, citations, formulas, and graphics do not count toward the page limit.)
  3. Personal statement of diversity commitment that includes your demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion through scholarship/research, teaching/mentoring, or service/engagement. There may be some overlap with your research proposal and teaching statements. (No more than two pages.)
  4. Dissertation Abstract. (One page.)
  5. Writing Sample. (One to two samples; 35 pages maximum. Examples include sample publication or unpublished research paper, journal article, dissertation chapter. References, citations, formulas, and graphics do not count toward the page limit.)
  6. Curriculum Vitae.

The University is responsive to the needs of dual career couples. Trans and cisgender women and men, gender non-conforming people, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Wageningen University – Professor and Chair of Law

Wageningen University has recently opened a vacancy for a Professor and Chair of Law.

The Law group offers research and education on law and regulation in relation to food and environment, with a focus on food law, transnational law, intellectual property law, human rights, business and environmental law. The research programme evolves around three themes: transnational regulation, business and consumer regulation and new legal research methods. The group teaches courses in a variety of BSc and MSc programmes on food law, European Union law, intellectual property rights, human rights; sustainable development law; and environmental law.

For further information:

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Deadline for applications: September 14th, 2018.


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