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Non-Senate Faculty Position in Classical Studies

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Position: Lecturer in Classical Studies

Starting Date: Fall Quarter instruction begins September 28th, 2017; Spring Quarter ends June 15, 2018

Salary: Based on 100% annual salary of $53,402 (pending final budget approval). Appointment is eligible for renewal depending on need, funding and performance.

Qualifications: Minimum requirements are a MA Degree in Classics; advanced knowledge of Classical Latin and Greek as well as teaching experience in a University context. Priority will be given to candidates with experience and success in teaching all levels of Latin and Classical civilization at an American university.

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.

Duties: Duties will consist of the instruction of 3 courses in fall 2017, 3 courses in winter 2018, and 2 courses in spring 2018 pending enrollment and funding. The successful candidate will teach Latin language at the Beginning and Intermediate levels (LATN 1-4, Elementary and Intermediate Latin), Latin at the advanced level (LATN 101), and Classical Greek and Roman civilization (CLA 10A, CLA 10B, and CLA 10C). Reappointment for future is possible; excellence in language teaching is required.

Application Procedure: Please provide cover letter, CV, teaching statement, sample syllabus or syllabi, teaching evaluations, statement of contribution to diversity and 3 letters of recommendation. Materials should be uploaded using UCR’s on-line application system: Letters of recommendation must be confidential. Please use the APRecruit system to have your recommenders upload them directly.

Applicants who use Interfolio should use the feature that allows letters to be uploaded directly into AP Recruit. Applicants can input an Interfolio-generated email address in place of their letter writer's email address. Interfolio refers to this as “Online Application Deliveries”. The following link at Interfolio shows how to set up the feature: of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.

To ensure full consideration, applications and supporting material should be received by August 6, 2017. Department Contact person – Prof. John Kim:

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

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Sample Syllabi/Syllabus

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

  • Teaching Evaluations

Reference requirements
  • 3-4 letters of reference required