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Lecturer- Muir College Environmental Studies 2021-2022

Application Window

Open date: February 1st, 2021

Last review date: Wednesday, Mar 31, 2021 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, Dec 31, 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 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 2021-2022 academic year (if needed, applicants may be considered for the current 2020-21 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, Indigenous Approaches to Climate Change, Environment and Identity, Art and Environment, Environmental Policy and Federal Law in American Indian Country(ENVR 102), Coastal Ecology (ENVR 120), Wilderness and Human Values Workshop (ENVR 141)

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

The successful applicant must 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

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

  • Statement of Teaching

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

  • Teaching Evaluations - Most Recent

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

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

Job location

San Diego, Ca