Lecturer in Middle East / South Asia Studies

University of California Davis

Middle East/South Asia Studies Program Lecturer 

Job #JPF03487
  • Letters and Science: Social Sciences - MIDDLE EAST/SOUTH ASIA PROGRAM

Recruitment Period

Open date: May 1st, 2020

Next review date: Friday, May 22, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Friday, Jan 1, 2021 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.

Description

The Middle East/South Asia Studies Program (ME/SA) seeks instructors for lecturer positions in the broad areas of Middle East studies and South Asia studies, pending administrative approval and funding, for the academic year 2020-2021. Positions are available for the following quarters:

Fall Quarter 2020: September 28 - December 18
Winter Quarter 2021: January 4 – March 19
Spring Quarter 2021: March 25 – June 10

Demonstrated experience in teaching and advanced degree in the specific language or related discipline is desirable.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, Statement of Contributions to Diversity, and the contact information for two (2) references. Teaching statement, course syllabus, and prior evaluations are optional. We will begin review of applications May 22nd, 2020.

The Director of the ME/SA Program will recommend appointments to the Associate Dean of the Faculty in the Social Sciences, who makes the final decision. All appointments are contingent upon funding availability. The University of California, Davis is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty and staff.

This position is covered by a collective bargaining agreement. UC Davis is a smoke and tobacco free campus. Smoking, the use of smokeless tobacco products, and the use of unregulated nicotine products (e-cigarettes) is strictly prohibited on any UC Davis owned or leased property, indoors and outdoors, including parking lots and residential space.

Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
  • Cover Letter/Teaching Statement
  • Sample Teaching Materials and Prior Course Evaluations (Optional)
  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion - Contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion documented in the application file will be used to evaluate applicants. Visit https://academicaffairs.ucdavis.edu/faculty-equity-and-inclusion for guidelines about writing a statement and why one is requested.
Reference requirements
  • 2 required (contact information only)