Political Science Lecturer Pool (American Focus) University of California Irvine, School of Social Sciences - Political Science United States

2018-19 Political Science Lecturer Pool (American Focus)


  • School of Social Sciences - Political Science



Open July 25th, 2018 through March 17th, 2019

If you apply to this recruitment by March 17th, 2019, you will have until March 24th, 2019 to complete your application.



The Department of Political Science is seeking applicants for temporary part-time lecturer positions to teach in the field of American Political Institutions such as Congress, Judicial Behavior, and the Presidency. These positions will replace faculty on leave during the 2018-19 academic year and thus are based on departmental need.


Requirements - We are seeking candidates with strong teaching credentials who might contribute to our undergraduate program in American Politics.


These part-time positions are based on an annual salary range beginning at $54,738 and the number of courses could vary.


Service Period Dates for 2018-2019 Academic Year:
Fall Quarter: 9/24/18 – 12/14/18
Winter Quarter: 1/2/19 - 3/22/19
Spring Quarter: 3/27/19 – 6/14/19


Application Procedure - Interested applicants should submit a letter of application, vita, three letters of reference, evidence of teaching performance, and a Statement of Contributions to Diversity via our online recruit system: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF04842


Priority for positions will be given to applications completed by October 1st, 2018. Please note this is a continuous recruitment to fill classes on an as-needed basis. The department will refer to the pool of applications on file to fill assignments as necessary.


The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy. It has a National Science Foundation Advance Gender Equity Program and is responsive to the needs of dual career couples in tenure track positions.



Irvine, CA



More information about this recruitment: https://www.polisci.uci.edu/employment.php



Document requirements
  • Cover Letter

  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Evidence of Teaching Performance - Course evaluations, classroom observations, etc.

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to diversity will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence.

  • Statement of Teaching - See our guidance for writing a reflective teaching statement. 

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 letters of reference required



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  2. Provide required information and documents

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