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Lecturer in Urban Studies and Planning Academic Year 2022-2023

Position overview

Salary range: Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on University of California pay

Application Window

Open date: April 8th, 2022

Most recent review date: Sunday, May 1, 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: Wednesday, Mar 1, 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 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.

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.

Internal/Current Department Appointees are required to submit:
Teaching Evaluations
Statement of Contributions to Diversity

External/New Applicants are required to submit :
CV
Cover Letter
Teaching Evaluations
Statement of Contribution to Diversity
1 reference Letter

Department: https://usp.ucsd.edu

Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

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.

Application Requirements

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

  • Cover Letter - Required for external/new applicants
    (Optional)

  • 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
  • 0-1 letter of reference required

Required for external/new applicants

Apply link: https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/JPF03206

Help contact: yobando@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.

The University of California prohibits smoking and tobacco use at all University controlled properties.

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Job location

La Jolla, CA