Temporary Lecturer-UCLA Department of Geography
University of California, Los Angeles, L&S Social Sciences, Department of Geography
United States

Temporary Lecturer-UCLA Department of Geography


  • L&S Social Sciences - GEOGRAPHY



Open November 3rd, 2018 through June 30th, 2019


The Department of Geography at UCLA invites applications for a temporary part-time position as a non-tenure track lecturer. The teaching areas include, Biogeography and Physical Geography. Responsibilities will include teaching, conducting regularly scheduled office hours, writing and grading exams, and supervising readers and teaching assistants.


Temporary lecturer appointments are assigned according to the instructional needs of the Department of Geography and may be established quarter by quarter as dictated by the Strategic plan of the Department Chair. Applicants must demonstrate a record of effective undergraduate teaching. Appointees may be asked to instruct one or more courses. Often late or unexpected instruction openings occur, so successful applicants may be called upon with short notice. Positions will be filled when needed so applicants are encouraged to submit materials as early as possible.


A Ph.D. in Geography or closely related field, and excellent teaching, communication and interpersonal skills are required. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Please submit your cover letter; curriculum vitae; copy of Ph.D. certificate or diploma; statement of teaching; teaching evaluations; sample syllabus; and the contact information for three references.


Please submit your online application and required documents at: https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/JPF04161


We welcome candidates whose experience in teaching, research or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.


The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: UC Discrimination, Harassment, and Affirmative Action in the Workplace.



Los Angeles, CA



More information about this recruitment: http://www.geog.ucla.edu



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

  • Cover Letter

  • Ph.D. Certificate or Diploma

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through research, teaching, and/or service.

  • Misc / Additional - Upload a sample of your syllabus and a selection of your teaching evaluations.

Reference requirements
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