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Lecturer- Warren College Writing Program 2018-19

Recruitment Period

Open date: April 11th, 2018
Last review date: May 18th, 2018
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: March 28th, 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.

Description

Part time non-tenure track lectureships with the Warren College Writing Program at UC San Diego will be available for the 2018-19 academic year. Appointments vary from one to three quarters. Instructors will teach WCWP 100, an academic writing course for transfer students. Our ideal candidate will have a Ph.D., M.F.A. or other degree in Rhetoric and Composition, English/Literature or related fields. This candidate will also have demonstrated significant experience teaching undergraduate writing courses, and that has demonstrated a commitment to supporting diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts in higher education.

Applications should be submitted to the UCSD on-line application collection system, AP-On-Line Recruit, at: https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/apply/JPF01709.

*Teaching evaluations may be requested if the candidate is selected for an interview

Earl Warren College at the University of California, San Diego is committed to building an excellent and diverse faculty, staff, and student body, and invites applications from candidates whose experience has prepared them to contribute to our commitment. Earl Warren College was established in 1974 as the fourth undergraduate college at UC San Diego. Named after the former California Governor and Chief Justice of the United States, the College continues the legacy of Earl Warren by encouraging students to explore the relationship between leadership and social justice. Warren College students represent all majors offered at UC San Diego, and the college motto, "Toward a Life in Balance", is integrated into Warren College’s academic requirements and student events to provide a well-rounded university experience. The College is dedicated to cultivating ethically responsible citizen scholars who will flourish during their careers at UC San Diego and beyond.

Warren College Writing Program courses are designed to encourage the intellectual habits and practices that will give students a solid foundation for success in writing at the university and beyond. Our courses teach students, through intensive practice, to read critically and write academic arguments. These seminar style classes engage students in the scholarly practices necessary for writing in the academy. Students receive individual feedback not only from their instructors but also from their peers.

AA-EOE: The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. 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

Requirements

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

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Contributions to Diversity Description - Please describe any teaching strategies you currently use or plan to use to foster a diverse and inclusive learning experience, and to enable all students to excel and fully participate in the learning process.

  • Teaching Evaluations (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

  • Misc/ Additional #2 (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 2 required (contact information only)

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