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Lecturer in Classics (2022-23 AY)

Application Window

Open date: March 31st, 2022

Most recent review date: Monday, Apr 11, 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: Friday, Mar 31, 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 Department of Literature at the University of California, San Diego is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body and invites applications for a lecturer position in Greek, Latin.

The Department of Literature is an interdisciplinary unit that congregates scholars of different disciplines, literary critics, and writers dedicated to the study of world literatures and cultures. From its beginning, the Literature Department at UCSD has promoted the study of world literatures within a commitment to the multilingual historical analysis of the connections between cultures.

Salary is based on the University of California salary scales.

Authorization to work in the US must be provided at the start of the appointment.

For this Transition Year only, we will be using AP Recruit to review current/internal appointees and also collect applicants. This process was created to streamline efforts these efforts as the campus transitions to the new process for Unit 18 Lectures.

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:

  • CV
  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity
  • Teaching Evaluations: Most recent teaching evaluations (including student comments, if available)
  • Statement of Teaching
  • Sample Syllabi

External Applicants are required to submit:

  • CV
  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity
  • Teaching Evaluations: Most recent teaching evaluations (including student comments, if available). If not available, upload a letter of reference on your teaching ability.
  • Statement of Teaching
  • Sample Syllabi

Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

• Extensive experience as a language instructor, including TA, and the ability of teaching Greek and Latin at all levels.
• Capability to design and develop language and content-based courses with existing faculty members. Preferred experience in the research of teaching and learning of ancient languages.

Additional qualifications (required at time of start)

Ph.D. in classics or related fields by time of appointment.

Preferred qualifications

None

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Cover Letter

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

  • Teaching Evaluations - Most recent teaching evaluations (including student comments, if available). If not available, upload a letter of reference on your teaching ability

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Sample Syllabi

  • 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)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 letters of reference required

Please add contact names and requested information (click on the prompt to contact references, which generates an email to these references). Request your dossier services to upload reference letters to your online application web page

Apply link: https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/JPF03193

Help contact: litadm@ucsd.edu

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. Please refer to Appendix F, Section II.C. of the policy for the deadlines applicable to new University of California employees. (Capitalized terms in this paragraph are defined in the policy.) Federal, state, or local public health directives may impose additional requirements.

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Job location

La Jolla, CA