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Temporary Lecturer in Bioengineering AY 2020-2021

Application Window

Open date: August 15th, 2020

Last review date: Friday, Sep 11, 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: Friday, Apr 30, 2021 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.

Position description

The Department of Bioengineering in the Jacobs School of Engineering at the University of California, San Diego is seeking one or more temporary lecturers to teach one or two courses for the upcoming Academic Year (Fall20, WI21, SP21 quarters). We are particularly interested in applicants with the expertise to teach both undergraduate and graduate courses in bioengineering. This can include biomaterials and the fundamentals of materials science as applied to bioengineering design, biomechanics, tissue engineering and the manipulation of multicellular processes.

Please see the Course Catalog for a complete listing of the courses we offer.

The Jacobs School of Engineering and the Bioengineering Department at UC San Diego is committed to building an excellent, diverse and inclusive faculty, staff, and student body. Candidates with experience with or willingness to engage in activities that contribute to diversity and inclusion are especially encouraged to apply.

Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in Bioengineering, and must have demonstrated evidence of effective teaching. Applicants are asked to submit materials on-line at

Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis throughout the academic year, and candidates will be contacted as teaching needs arise.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Application Requirements

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

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching - The Teaching Statement can, in addition to providing your teaching experience, beliefs and practices; demonstrate that you have been reflective and purposeful about your teaching. communicate your goals as an instructor and your corresponding actions in the classroom. Your teaching statement can also include sample comments from students, course syllabi, or plans for future enhancements to courses.

  • 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)

Job location

La Jolla, CA