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Temporary Lecturer - 2018/2019 - HUMAN DEVELOPMENT

Recruitment Period

Open date: April 20th, 2018
Last review date: September 21st, 2018
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: April 12th, 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 Human Developmental Sciences 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. The program is currently accepting applications for temporary non-tenure track lecturers (Unit 18) to teach the following courses for the upcoming academic year:

HDP1 – Introduction to Human Development
HDP110 – Brain and Behavioral Development
HDP111 – Evolutionary Principles in Human Development
HDP120 – Language Development
HDP122 – Social Development
HDP133 – Socio-Cultural Foundations of Human Development
HDP150 – Advanced Human Development
HDP171 – Diversity in Human Development
HDP175 - Power, Wealth, and Inequality in Human Development
HDP181 – Experimental Projects

Course descriptions can be found at

Candidates should have at minimum a Master’s degree in a related field (e.g. human development, psychology, sociology, linguistics, biology, communication, anthropology, cognitive science, education studies, ethnic studies, history, literature, urban studies), outstanding teaching qualifications, and a demonstrated commitment to diversity. Initial appointments will be on a part-time basis with possible extension to subsequent quarters. Positions available beginning the 2018/2019 academic year.

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

Closing Date: Review of applications will begin May 13, 2018; the posting will remain open for the duration of the year to accommodate upcoming course needs or until the positions are filled.

To Apply: Please submit a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, teaching statement, the names and contact information of three references, and a personal statement summarizing past or potential contributions to diversity. (See for further assistance.) Submit application online at

For additional information about the Human Developmental Sciences, go to our website at

UCSD is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer with a strong institutional commitment to excellence and diversity (

Job location

San Diego, CA

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Document requirements
  • Cover Letter

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

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (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
  • 3-4 required (contact information only)

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