American Studies

Fall 2023 GSI and Reader Positions

Please see “Courses” tab on this website for more information about specific courses.

We welcome applications from Americanists and those who are working on US-related research topics.

To apply for a position,  please send your resume and some information about yourself and your relevant experience to Laura Spautz,


*Two GSI positions for American Studies 10: Going Nuclear!  (4 units) – Instructors: C. Palmer and M. Brilliant

*One GSI position for American Studies C112: The American Landscape: Place, Power, and Culture (4 units) – Instructor: A Craghead

*One Reader position for American Studies 101: James Baldwin’s America, 1953-1974  (4 units) – Instructor: C. Palmer – POSITION FILLED

*One Reader position for American Studies 101AC: Americans and their Stuff: Object Lessons from the Civil War Era (4 units) – Instructor: S. Gold McBride – POSITION FILLED

*One Reader position for American Studies 102AC: Beaches in Mind: The Beach in American Cultures (4 units) – Instructor: S. Gold McBride  – POSITION FILLED