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Temporary Lecturer - Critical Gender Studies

Position overview

Salary range: A reasonable salary range estimate for this position is $64,329-$79,117. The posted UC salary scales set the minimum pay at the appointment as determined by appointment type and if applicable, rank and/or step is Unit 18 Faculty Pre-Six Year Lecturers, Academic Year Salary Scale

Application Window

Open date: February 13, 2023

Most recent review date: Thursday, Mar 2, 2023 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, Jan 19, 2024 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 Critical Gender Studies Program at the University of California, San Diego is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff and student body, and invites applicants whose experience has prepared them to contribute to our commitment.

Responsibilities entail effective instruction of students, teaching classes in accordance with course objectives and published schedules, advising student on academic matters and maintaining and active interest in the advances/current thinking in their subject area.

Applications must be completed by a review date to be considered.

The position is in-person and classes will be held on the UC San Diego Campus.

Appointments will be part-time, though possibly full-time, from one quarter up to one year in duration, and with the possibility of extension.



Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent terminal degree, or 3 years professional experience. ABDs will be considered.
Qualified candidates must demonstrate excellence in teaching and scholarship.

Additional qualifications (required at time of start)

Ph.D. or equivalent terminal degree, or 3 years professional experience in a variety of fields including, but not limited to: Women’s Studies, Feminist Studies, LGBTQ Studies, Gender Studies, Queer Studies, Ethnic Studies, Sociology, Anthropology, Political Science, English, and Arts & Humanities.

Preferred qualifications

Preferred requirements also include strong demonstrated accomplishments or potential in areas contributing to equity, diversity, and inclusion, and a desire to play a role in advancing UC San Diego’s commitment to achieving excellence and diversity.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Cover Letter

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

  • Teaching Evaluations

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Sample Syllabus #1

  • Sample Syllabus #2 (Optional)

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

Reference requirements
  • 1-3 letters of reference required
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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 University employee, you will be required to comply with all applicable University policies and/or collective bargaining agreements, as may be amended from time to time. Federal, state, or local government directives may impose additional requirements.

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Job location

La Jolla, CA