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Lecturer- Muir College Environmental Studies 2020-2021

Recruitment Period

Open date: January 1st, 2020

Last review date: Monday, Jun 15, 2020 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: Thursday, Dec 31, 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 Environmental Studies minor program with John Muir College at UC San Diego is looking for Lecturers with teaching experience in Environmental Studies, from a variety of perspectives: e.g., natural sciences, social sciences, humanities, and policy. The full list of courses offered by the Environmental Studies minor can be found online:

Several non-tenure track, temporary lectureships will be available for the 2020-2021 academic year (if needed, applicants may be considered for the current 2019-20 academic year). Appointments may vary from one quarter to three quarters. Instructors may teach variable courses within the Environmental Studies minor program including, but not limited to, Intro to Environmental Studies (ENVR 30), Environmental Law (ENVR 110), Urban Ecology (ENVR 102), Coastal Ecology (ENVR 120), Wilderness and Human Values Workshop (ENVR 141)

For more information related to John Muir College please visit:

An M.A. degree in Environmental Studies, Ecology or other related field required by start of appointment

The successful applicant should have:

  • Solid teaching experience in a University setting in Environmental Studies, from a variety of perspectives: e.g., natural sciences, social sciences, humanities, and policy, depending upon which courses have positions open
  • Demonstrated accomplishments in areas contributing to diversity, equity and inclusion, and a desire to play a leadership role in advancing UC San Diego’s commitment to achieving excellence and diversity

Applications should be submitted to the UCSD on-line application collection system, AP-On-Line Recruit, at:

Teaching evaluations may be requested if the applicant is selected as a top candidate

AA-EOE: 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, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.

Job location

San Diego, Ca


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

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Applicants should summarize their past or potential contributions to diversity. See our Faculty Equity site for more information.

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

  • Teaching Evaluations - Most Recent

Reference requirements
  • 2-4 required (contact information only)