Call for applications to edit the Latin American Research Review

January 27, 2020

Applications are invited for the position of editor of the Latin American Research Review (LARR), the journal of the Latin American Studies Association (LASA).

The editor of LARR plays a central role in the development of Latin American Studies. Scholars in this position develop a unique understanding of the field and of the editorial process in a multidisciplinary environment. In addition, the editor serves as an ex-officio member (without a vote) in the Association’s Executive Council.

Completed proposals must be received by May 1, 2020, and should be directed to Milagros Pereyra-Rojas, Executive Director ( Applications will be reviewed by the LASA Ways and Means Committee, which will present its final selection to the Executive Council for its approval. The LASA Executive Director will work out the contractual agreement with the nominee. The final decision is expected by May 30, 2020.



About LASA

The Latin American Studies Association (LASA) is the largest professional association in the world for individuals and institutions engaged in the study of Latin America. With over 13,000 members, over 60% of whom reside outside the United States, LASA is the one association that brings together experts on Latin America from all disciplines and diverse occupational endeavors, across the globe. LASA's mission is to foster intellectual discussion, research, and teaching on Latin America, the Caribbean, and its people throughout the Americas, promote the interests of its diverse membership, and encourage civic engagement through network building and public debate.

If you wish to interview a LASA Executive Council member, you can contact the LASA communications office at (412) 648-7929 or send an email to