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Lecturer 2018-2019

Recruitment Period

Open July 30th, 2018 through April 1st, 2019


The Graduate School of Education, University of California, Riverside, is seeking to fill several one-quarter temporary teaching positions (Lecturer) for the 2018-2019 academic year. These positions are subject to the availability of funding.

Qualifications: Candidates will have either an advanced degree (Ph.D. or Ed. D. degree preferred) or a Master’s degree and a minimum of five years of demonstrated teaching experience in Education or a related field. We are particularly interested in applicants who have expertise in teaching linguistically and culturally diverse students.

Appointments will begin September 27, 2018 (Fall); January 7, 2019 (Winter), April 1, 2019 (Spring), June 24, 2019 (Summer) and continue for one quarter.

Applications are welcome from persons qualified to teach:

Fall 2018
Education 044: Principles of Healthful Living
Education 174: Reading & Writing in the Content Areas
Education 248F: Financing Higher Education
Education 282A: Curriculum Theory & Instructional Processes: Mathematics and Science
Education 285I: Curriculum Theory & Instructional Processes: Secondary English
Education 285L: Curriculum Theory & Instructional Processes: Secondary Foreign Language
Education 285S: Curriculum Theory & Instructional Processes: Secondary Science
Education 320A: Integrating Technology into Classroom Practice

Winter 2019
Education 003: Imagining Teaching: Science/Mathematics Emphasis
Education 104: Mathematics Education
Education 105: Introduction to Science Pedagogy
Education 152: Education, Hip-Hop, and Sport
Education 176: Language Development in Content Areas: ESL Instruction Emphasis
Education 248J: Higher Education Policy
Education 248R: College Student Development
Education 282B: Curriculum Theory & Instructional Processes: Social Studies, Visual & Performing
Education 320B: Integrating Technology into Classroom Practice

Spring 2019
Education 112S: Understanding Assessment in Education
Education 116S: The Exceptional Child
Education 117: Educational Statistics
Education 214C: Educational Research: Experimental Design
Education 283: Analyzing the Practice of Teaching
Education 320C: Integrating Technology into Classroom Practice

Summer 2019
EDUC 005: Introduction to Education Studies
EDUC 044: Principles of Healthful Living
EDUC 109S: Education in a Diverse Society
EDUC 110S: Learning Theory and Psychology in Education
EDUC 133: Issues and Trends in Special Education
EDUC 116S: The Exceptional Child
EDUC 175S: Language Development in Content Areas
EDUC 280L: Foundations in Education: The Learner

Interested candidates should submit electronic applications, including a cover letter of interest, a curriculum vita, teaching statement, recent teaching evaluations, list of three references and a statement of contribution to diversity. Review of applicants will begin September 4, 2018 and may continue until positions are filled. Interested individuals should apply at

The descriptions of our courses are in the online catalog: Please indicate in your cover letter what qualifies you for each of the courses you are interested in teaching and the quarters you are available. In addition, please specify any single or multiple subject or educational credentials, certificates or licenses you possess. Questions regarding this position should be directed to Janet Harshman at

UCR is a world-class research university with an exceptionally diverse undergraduate student body. Its mission is explicitly linked to providing routes to educational success for underrepresented and first-generation college students. A commitment to this mission is a preferred qualification.

The University of California, Riverside 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, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job location

Riverside, CA

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More information about this recruitment:


Document requirements
  • Cover Letter - Please include courses you are interested in and the quarter(s) you are available to teach.

  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Statement of Teaching - Philosophy of Teaching

  • Teaching Evaluations

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through teaching, research, professional activity, and/or service.

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)

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