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Non-Senate Instructional Lecturer - Jacobs School of Engineering Programs (MAS, ENG, IGE, IDEA)

Application Window

Open date: March 28, 2022

Most recent review date: Wednesday, Nov 2, 2022 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: Saturday, Mar 18, 2023 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 Jacobs School of Engineering at UCSD has multiple opportunities for temporary, non-tenure track lecturers (Unit 18) in our Masters of Advanced Studies (MAS) programs as well as in our "ENG" Programs. The Jacobs School of Engineering is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body.

MAS Courses are graduate-level in the areas of Wireless Embedded Systems (WES), Architecture-Based Enterprise Systems Engineering (AESE), Data Science and Engineering (DSE).

ENG courses may be undergraduate or graduate and may be affiliated with IDEA Center, Global TIES, the von Liebig Center, the Gordon Center, the Institute for the Global Entrepreneur, the E4 Maker Space, or other educational programs affiliated with the Jacobs School Dean's Office.

The full list of MAS courses offered may be found on the MAS website:

Current ENG courses are listed at the following link: In addition to the currently listed ENG courses, new ENG courses may also be offered and we are looking for individuals to teach these courses, as well. Please check the ENG course list throughout the year for potential additional courses.

We encourage candidates to send applications as soon as possible. Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis, and candidates will be contacted as teaching needs arise throughout the academic year.

Please use the specialization tool to identify if you are an internal/current appointee or external applicant.

Internal/Current Department Appointees are required to submit:

Statement of Contributions to Diversity
Statement of Teaching

External Applicants are required to submit:

Statement of Contributions to Diversity
Statement of Teaching


Basic qualifications (Required at Time of Application)

Master's degree or higher in fields related to Engineering,
must have demonstrated evidence of effective teaching,
industry experience may be substituted for the degree requirement.

Preferred qualifications

Preferably Ph.D. in fields related to Engineering.

Application Requirements

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

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • Statement of Research (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)

Reference requirements
  • 0-3 required (contact information only)
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Campus Information

The University of California, San Diego is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, covered veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Policy. All Covered Individuals under the policy must provide proof of Full Vaccination or, if applicable, submit a request for Exception (based on Medical Exemption, Disability, and/or Religious Objection) or Deferral (based on pregnancy) no later than the applicable deadline. For new University of California employees, the applicable deadline is eight weeks after their first date of employment.

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Job location

La Jolla, CA