Lecturers in Sociology

University of California Los Angeles Department of Sociology

UCLA Sociology 2021-22 AY

Job #JPF06114
  • L&S Social Sciences - SOCIOLOGY

Recruitment Period

Open January 20th, 2021 through Wednesday, Mar 31, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

If you apply to this recruitment by March 31st, 2021, you will have until June 30th, 2021 to complete your application.


The Department of Sociology at UCLA invites applications for part-time lecturers to teach during the 2021-2022 academic year. Part-time positions may be available for the following courses:

SOC 1: Introductory Sociology
SOC 20: Intro to Sociological Research Methods
SOC 101: Development of Soc Theory
SOC 102: Contemporary Soc Theory
SOC 110: Comparative and Historical Methods
SOC 113: Statistical Methods Soc Research
SOC: M115: Environmental Sociology
SOC 131: Careers in Sociology
SOC 132: Social Psychology: Sociological Approaches
SOC 134: Culture & Personality
SOC 145: Soc of Deviant Behavior
SOC 147A: Sociology of Crime
SOC 156: Race & Ethnicity
SOC 158: Urban Sociology
SOC170: Medical Sociology
SOC 171: Occupations and Professions
SOC M174: Sociology of the Family
SOC M175: Sociology of Education
SOC M176: Sociology of Mass Communication
SOC 182: Political Sociology
SOC 185: American Society

Submitted applications will be kept on file. A PhD in sociology or another social science, excellent teaching, communication and interpersonal skills are required. Please submit letter of application, CV, syllabi in a related area, 2 letters of recommendation, statement of teaching philosophy, and statement of Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion by going to UC Recruit at https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/JPF06114 . The application period will run January 21, 2021 - June 30, 2021. For primary consideration, applications must be submitted by March 31, 2021.

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 & Affirmative Action Policy, http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct .

Job location

Los Angeles, CA


Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
  • Cover Letter
  • 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)
  • Course Syllabus
Reference requirements
  • 2 letters of reference required