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Part-time Lecturer

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Department of Music

Position(s): Part-time Lecturer

Starting Date: Fall Quarter Instruction begins September 27, 2018 and ends December 7, 2018. Winter Quarter instruction begins January 7, 2019 and ends March 15, 2019. Spring Quarter instruction begins April 1, 2019 and ends June 7, 2019.

Salary: $3,397.83 per course per quarter (pending final budget approval). Reappointment to winter and spring 2019 quarters are eligible for renewal depending on need, funding, and performance.

Duties: Teach one course Tuesdays 11 am to 1 pm. MUS 169 Taiko Ensemble description: Study and performance of the Japanese drumming.

Qualifications: Specialist in Japanese or Japanese-American taiko drumming with a minimum of 10 years of experience in teaching and performing.
Strong commitment to teaching excellence

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.

Application Procedure:

Provide a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, statement of contribution to diversity, and teaching evaluations and/or arrange for three letters of recommendation. All materials must be uploaded using UCR’s on-line application system located at Deadline to receive application is August 20, 2018. Review of applications will begin August 21, 2018.

Applicants who use Interfolio may utilize a feature provided by the Interfolio Service to allow Interfolio to upload their letters 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 on the Interfolio website shows how to set this up.

Department Contact person: Benicia L. Mangram at

The Department of Music is housed in the College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences on the Riverside campus of the University of California and offers the bachelor’s degree (BA) in music or music and culture, as well as master’s and doctoral degrees (with emphases in composition, ethnomusicology, and musicology). Departmental offices, classrooms, and performance spaces are located in the ARTS Building.

The University of California 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


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

  • Cover Letter

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

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Teaching Evaluations - Teaching evaluations and/or arrange for three letters of recommendation.

Reference requirements
  • 0-3 letters of reference required