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Lecturers, Department of Earth Sciences

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Applications are invited for multiple possible Lecturer positions beginning Fall Quarter 2016. Applicants must have demonstrated experience or show strong promise in teaching. Applicants with expertise in GIS and/or Natural Hazards and Disasters are especially encouraged to apply. Candidates must have a M.S. degree or higher in Geological Sciences or a related field.

The courses are as follows:

Fall 2016: Introduction to Geographical Information Science (Lecture, 3 hours; laboratory, 3 hours)

Spring 2017: Natural Hazards and Disasters (on-line course) (Lecture, 3 hours; discussion, 1 hour)

To apply please submit a curriculum vitae, cover letter, teaching evaluations, three letters of recommendation for teaching, transcripts, degree proof, and Statement of Contribution to Diversity to AP RECRUIT:

Once selected for a position, proof of other teaching position percentages within the same quarter at other public higher educational institutions and approval from the primary employer will be required.

This is an open call for Lecturers for the 2016-2017 Academic Year and the posting will remain open until the position has been confirmed. Evaluations of applications will begin September 16, 2016.

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.

Advancement as a represented Non-Senate Faculty (NSF) Lecturer at the University of California is dependent upon re-appointment. For more information about advancement and reappointment as a member of Unit 18, please review the current Unit 18 Labor Contract

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. 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


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

  • Cover Letter

  • Teaching Evaluations - Most current teaching evaluations

  • Transcripts

  • Degree Proof

  • 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 letters of reference required