Writing Program Ongoing Lecturer Pool - Teaching Positions
Company: University of California - Santa Barbara
Location: Santa Barbara
Posted on: November 7, 2019
WRITING PROGRAM ONGOING LECTURER POOL - TEACHING POSITIONS APPLY
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* College of Letters & Science - Humanities and Fine Arts - Writing
Open date: November 1st, 2019
Next review date: Friday, Nov 15, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.
Final date: Saturday, Oct 31, 2020 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.
The Writing Program at the University of California, Santa Barbara
invites applications for a pool of qualified temporary lecturers to
teach course(s) in Writing for any upcoming openings. Screening of
applicants is ongoing and will continue as needed. The number of
positions varies from quarter to quarter, depending on the needs of
the department. Positions may range from 33% to 100% time per
quarter (that is, one to three courses). Lecturers teach lower- and
upper-division courses, including introductory writing courses and
advanced writing courses focusing on writing for academic,
professional, and civic contexts. The Writing Program also has a
writing minor with five emphases. Writing Program lecturers are
integrally involved in program governance, development, and
One year of college level teaching experience required. Preferred
qualifications are teaching experience in first-year or upper
division writing, scientific, technical, business and/or legal
writing, teaching experience with digital media and/or journalism.
Applicants must have a terminal master s degree (e.g, MFA, MBA) or
ABD or PhD at time of application. The Program is especially
interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and
excellence of the academic community through research, teaching,
and service. Interested applicants must upload a CV, cover letter,
and provide names and contact information for three references to
https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/JPF01632. Preliminary interviews will
be conducted by phone or Skype. Deadline for primary consideration
is November 15, 2019 .
Successful applicants will join a thriving independent writing
program in a research university committed to undergraduate
education. UC Santa Barbara has been ranked as one of the top 25
research universities in the world and includes nationally- and
internationally-recognized programs in the humanities, sciences,
and engineering. Located in California s Central Coast, UC Santa
Barbara provides high-quality education in a beautiful setting.
We strongly encourage applicants to submit an optional Statement of
Contributions to Diversity. These statements, if submitted, will be
reviewed for evidence of teaching, research, professional and/or
public service contributions that promote diversity and equal
opportunity, such as effective strategies used for the educational
advancement of students in various under-represented groups;
demonstrated contributions to the advancement of equitable access
and diversity in education; and contributions furthering diversity
and equal opportunity in higher education through participation in
such activities as recruitment, retention, and mentoring of
scholars and students.
Please see our website (www.writing.ucsb.edu) for a complete
description of the program. Questions about the position may be
directed to the Academic
Personnel Coordinator at 805-893-3479.
The posting will remain open until October 31, 2020 to accommodate
department needs. Appointments for fall quarter are usually
reviewed in August, winter quarter in November, and spring quarter
in February (if applicable). The pool will close on October 31,
2020; if you would like to continue to be considered after that
time, and the pooled position is advertised again, you will need to
submit a new application.
Please note: The use of a lecturer pool does not guarantee that an
open position exists at the time you are applying. See the review
date specified in UC Recruit to learn whether the department is
currently reviewing applications for an upcoming opening. If there
is no future review date specified, your application may not be
considered at this time.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative
Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other
characteristic protected by law.
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Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
Statement of Teaching (Optional)
Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing past
and/or potential contributions to diversity through research,
teaching, and/or service.
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