Lecturer in Philanthropy as Civic Engagement

University of California Los Angeles

Lecturer, Honors Collegium - Philanthropy as Civic Engagement

Job #JPF06071
  • L&S Undergraduate Education - HONORS PROGRAMS

Recruitment Period

Open December 16th, 2020 through Sunday, Jan 17, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Description

The UCLA Honors Program unit seeks a lecturer for Spring 2021 (AY 2020-21) to team-teach an upper division undergraduate seminar under Honors Collegium.

The Honors Collegium M123 course is designed for students in the College Honors program. Students study history, philosophy, and practice of philanthropy. Students will have practical experiences in setting priorities and making philanthropic investments in Los Angeles-Based nonprofit organizations.

UCLA has a diverse student population in one of the more diverse cities in the nation; we particularly seek candidates who have taught similarly diverse students in a major research university.

Required Qualifications:
• An earned post-graduate degree from an accredited university
• College-level teaching experience
• Knowledge and training within the fields of humanities or social sciences
• Some knowledge and/or training in non-profits and/or philanthropic work
• Experience in teaching writing and composition

Preferred Qualifications:
• At least three years of college-level teaching experience
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Must be capable of delivering high-quality instruction to a diverse student body

Requirements:
• Cover letter
• Curriculum vitae
• Statement of teaching
• Names and contact information of two references

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, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: UC Nondiscrimination and Affirmative Action Policy

Requirements

Document requirements
  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
  • Statement of Teaching
  • Statement on Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion - An EDI Statement describes a faculty candidate’s past, present, and future (planned) contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion. To learn more about how UCLA thinks about contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion, please review our Sample Guidance for Candidates and related EDI Statement FAQ document.
  • Proposed syllabus
Reference requirements
  • 2 required (contact information only)