CAFA is seeking a Regional Director and/or a host institution

Academic freedom

By University of Ottawa

Human Rights Research and Education Centre, HRREC

Call for application - CAFA
The Coalition for Academic Freedom in the Americas (CAFA), in partnership with Scholars at Risk (SAR), invites applications from candidates for a Regional Director role that will lead the growth and development of CAFA’s membership and activities aimed at promoting and strengthening academic freedom in the Americas.

The Regional Director role is an exciting opportunity for a highly organized, strategic, and entrepreneurial professional interested in working with CAFA to advance its mission and role as the leading regional defender of academic freedom. The Host Institution role is an important opportunity for an interested higher education institution or civil society organization in Latin America that wants to demonstrate their commitment to academic freedom.

Applications are invited from (i) qualified individuals interested in serving as the director, (ii) institutions or organizations interested in serving as host for the director and coalition office, or (iii) combined applications from a prospective director and host. Details on the director role, host institution role, and application process follow. Please note: applications are due by October 1st, 2023.

Read the Call for applications to find out more (in English).