The Department of Political Science, University of California, Riverside, is seeking to fill several one-quarter temporary teaching positions (Lecturer) during the 2017/2018 academic year. Applications are welcome from persons qualified to teach:
Political Science 007, Introduction to Political Theory Political Science 112, Modern Political Theory Political Science 117, Contemporary Democratic Theory Political Science 152, Politics of the Middle East Political Science 156, Political Systems across Muslim Societies Political Science 173, California Politics Political Science 196, Moot Court: Legal Research, Writing and Advocacy
Applicants must have an M.A. or higher degree and possess a strong commitment to teaching. The salary is approximately $5932 per course for a Lecturer position. The filling of the above positions is subject to budgetary approval and enrollment in the course.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter of interest, a curriculum vitae, a statement of contribution to diversity, recent teaching evidence or evaluations if available, and up to three letters of recommendation.
The closing dates for completed applications are as follows:
Fall Quarter: August 15, 2017 Winter Quarter: October 31, 2017 Spring Quarter: January 31, 2018
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.
A University of Distinction and Diversity widely recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the nation, the University of California, Riverside current enrollment is more than 20,000 students, with a goal of 21,000 students by 2020. The campus is in the midst of a tremendous growth spurt with new and remodeled facilities coming on-line on a regular basis.UCR is loca...ted approximately 50 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. UCR is also within easy driving distance of dozens of major cultural and recreational sites, as well as desert, mountain and coastal destinations. UCR is one of 10 universities within the prestigious University of California system, and the only UC located in Inland Southern California.