Temporary Lecturer in Linguistics

University of California San Diego Social Sciences

Temporary Lecturer - 2021/22 - LINGUISTICS

Job #JPF02696
  • LINGUISTICS / Social Sciences / UC San Diego

Recruitment Period

Open date: March 15th, 2021

Next review date: Thursday, Apr 1, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Tuesday, Mar 15, 2022 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.

Position description

The Department of Linguistics within the Division of Social Sciences at UC 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 Department is currently accepting applications for temporary non-tenure track lecturers (Unit 18) to teach for the 2021 - 2022 academic year. Courses may include upper- and lower-division courses in the areas of General Linguistics, Cognition and Language, Language and Society, Language Studies, and Speech and Language Sciences.

Course descriptions can be found at http://ucsd.edu/catalog/courses/LING.html

Candidates must have at minimum a Master’s degree or equivalent in Linguistics or related field and outstanding teaching qualifications. Preference will be given to candidates who have demonstrated a commitment to diversity. Appointments may vary from part time to full time, up to a total of two courses per quarter, from one quarter up to one year in duration, with the possibility of extension in accordance with Department needs.

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

Closing Date: Review of applications will begin April 1, 2021. 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.

Submit application online at https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/apply/JPF02696

UCSD is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer with a strong institutional commitment to excellence and diversity (http://diversity.ucsd.edu).

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

More Info: http://ling.ucsd.edu/events-info/employment.html

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Cover Letter (Optional)
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
  • Statement of Teaching - Describe prior experience and/or field of interest.
  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Please describe any teaching strategies you currently use or plan to use to foster a diverse and inclusive learning experience, and to enable all students to excel and fully participate in the learning process.

  • Please visit http://facultydiversity.ucsd.edu/recruitment/contributions-to-diversity.html for more information.
Teaching Evaluations - Please upload copies of recent teaching evaluations.
  • (Optional)
  • Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)

Job location

San Diego, CA