Lecturer in Science Education

University of California Los Angeles

Lecturer Position in Science Education

Job #JPF05961
  • L&S Physical Sciences - CHEMISTRY AND BIOCHEMISTRY

Recruitment Period

Open date: October 28th, 2020

Next review date: Saturday, Nov 28, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Saturday, Feb 27, 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 free-standing Minor in Science Education at UCLA seeks applications for a one-quarter lecturer to co-teach Science Education 100XP during the Winter quarter of 2021. Responsibilities will include lecturing, leading student discussions, monitoring student field experiences, conducting regularly scheduled office hours, preparing students for the credential content exams, and writing and grading student work. Qualified candidates must have a doctorate in science or science education, a state science credential, and a minimum of five years of experience teaching secondary school science. Experience teaching in public, high-need schools, school administrative leadership, and familiarity with the UCLA teacher education program are desired.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

The University of California, Los Angeles and the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry are interested in candidates who are committed to the highest standards of scholarship and professional activities, and to the development of a campus climate that supports equality and diversity. 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, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see:
https://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/DiscriminatioHarassmentAffirmAction

Job location

Los Angeles, CA

Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
  • Cover Letter (Optional)
  • Statement of Research (Optional)
  • 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.
  • Misc / Additional (Optional)