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Lecturer in Urban Studies and Planning Academic Year 2021-2022

Recruitment Period

Open date: February 22nd, 2021

Next review date: Monday, Mar 29, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Monday, Mar 29, 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 Urban Studies & Planning within the Division of Social Sciences at the University of California, San Diego, is seeking to make appointments at the Lecturer Academic Year (Unit 18-Non-Senate Faculty) level for both its majors: 1) Urban Studies and Planning and 2) Real Estate and Development.

Required Qualifications:

  • Candidates must have a Master's or PhD in a related field completed prior to appointment
  • Relevant work experience of five or more years may be substituted for an advanced degree.
  • Evidence of strong teaching experience in the areas of urban planning, urban design, urban development, and/or real estate and development.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Preferred candidates will have an advanced degree in urban planning, architecture, urban design, real estate finance and/or development or related fields
  • The program is interested in recruiting candidates who are committed to the highest standards of scholarship and professional activity and will make a strong and meaningful contribution to the development of a campus climate that supports equality and diversity.

Responsibilities entail the effective instruction of students, teaching classes in accordance with course objectives and published schedules, advising students on academic matters and maintaining an active interest in the advances/current thinking in her/his subject area.

A complete description of the courses for which Lecturers are being sought may be found at the USP Course Site. Candidates must identify the specific course or courses they are applying to teach and quarters they are available.

The Urban Studies and Planning Program at the University of California, San Diego, is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body.

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on University of California pay scales.

To Apply: Submit Applications & Materials On Line
https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/JPF02629

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.

Application Requirements

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

  • Cover Letter

  • Teaching Evaluations

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

  • Proof of Degree - Master's or Ph.D. - or expected completion of degree by May 1, 2021. Provide copy of certificate, transcript or official letter from academic institution granted degree.
    (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 1-3 letters of reference required

Job location

La Jolla, CA