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Lecturer in Classics

Recruitment Period

Open date: March 21st, 2018
Last review date: July 2nd, 2018
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: March 21st, 2019
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.


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 and classical civilizations, starting July 1, 2018.

Salary is based on the University of California salary scales. Proof of authorization to work in the U. S. will be required prior to employment (Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1985).

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.

Required Qualifications:
• Ph.D. classics or related fields by time of appointment.
• 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.

Closing Date: April 11, 2018

Applicants are asked to submit applications using UC San Diego’s online Recruit web page:

UC San Diego is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong institutional commitment to excellence through diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.

Job location

San Diego, CA


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

  • Cover Letter

  • 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.

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 letters of reference required

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