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Lecturer in History - East Asia

Recruitment Period

Open date: June 3rd, 2019

Last review date: Sunday, Jun 30, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Tuesday, Jun 2, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


The Department of History within the Division of Arts and Humanities at UC San Diego is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body.

We are seeking applicants for temporary lecturer position(s) in the field of East Asian history. Appointment(s) may be part-time, full-time, quarterly or annual, with the possibility of renewal contingent on performance and funding availability. Position(s) available during the 2019/2020 academic year.

Applicants will preferably have a Ph.D. in History or a related field, but ABDs will also be considered. Appointments will be considered depending on specific geographical and chronological fields of emphasis needed. Possible fields of emphasis needed may include China before 1400; Japan before 1800; Korea before 1800.

Proof of authorization to work in the U.S. will be required prior to employment (Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986).

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience and based on published UC pay scales.

Applications should be submitted at

AA-EOE: The University of California is an AA/EOE/M/F/D/V

Job location

La Jolla, CA


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

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Please describe any teaching strategies you currently use or plan to use to foster a diverse and inclusive learning experience, and to enable all students to excel and fully participate in the learning process.

  • Teaching Evaluation Summaries - Evaluations within the last 3 years

  • Syllabi (Optional)

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)