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Temporary Lecturer - Global Health Program

Application Window

Open date: March 15th, 2021

Last review date: Wednesday, Jun 9, 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: Monday, Mar 14, 2022 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 Global Health Program (GHP) at UC San Diego is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body. GHP invites applicants for an opportunity for temporary, non-tenure track, lecturer (Unit 18) positions to teach GHP courses for the upcoming academic year.

Candidates applying must have training in medical anthropology, public health, global health, epidemiology, or a medical social science. Candidates must hold a MPH and/or Ph.D. (or equivalent) in medical anthropology, public health, global health, epidemiology, or a medical social science prior to the first quarter of service.

Candidates must have experience in or potential for outstanding teaching in global health related topics; and must demonstrate strong or potential contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion in the context of a large public university.

Appointees will be expected to teach large, introductory courses in their sub disciplines, and a combination of upper and lower division courses, including courses on their own research interests. Appointments will be part-time or full-time, up to a total of two courses per quarter, from one quarter up to one year in duration, with the possibility of extension to a subsequent year. Courses may be at the graduate or undergraduate level and are in the area of global health related topics.

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

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 - Indicate the field (s) you can teach, your qualifications and what courses you may be able to teach based on our catalog: . State the quarter(s) you may be able to teach. Must also state if you prefer a full time or part time appointment and if you would consider an appointment part time even if you prefer full time.

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

  • Sample Syllabi - Optional: Upload up to two sample syllabi

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 0-2 letters of reference required