Open date: March 20th, 2015
Last review date: June 9th, 2015
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: January 31st, 2017
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.
The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley is generating a new applicant pool of qualified temporary instructors and invites applications for a lecturer position to teach courses in our department. The previous pool closed December 2014. Those interested in remaining in the pool must reapply.
This pool is being generated in case of need and will remain open through January 2017. We plan to hire for Fall 2015/2016 and for Spring 2016/2017, if the need arises. The review of applications for fall semester appointment will be in May, and for spring semester appointments in October. Candidates under consideration will be contacted by our department. Selected candidates will hold the title of Lecturer. To learn more about our department please visit http://www.ce.berkeley.edu/.
In addition to classroom/laboratory teaching and preparation, general duties may include (but are not limited to) managing and mentoring graders and/or graduate student instructors (teaching assistants), holding office hours, assigning grades, advising students, preparing course materials (e.g., syllabus), and maintaining course website.
Minimum qualifications: Applicants must minimally have a Bachelor's or equivalent degree in area of expertise at time of application.
Additional qualifications: A Ph.D. or equivalent in an engineering discipline (or related field) or comparable experience/training is required by the start of service.
Preferred qualifications: Prior teaching experience is preferred.
Salary range: $61,210 - $78,353 (Step 13 - Step 23). Starting salary will be commensurate with degrees currently held, past college-level teaching experience and relevant industry experience.
Positions are typically part-time. Instructors teaching one course with three hours of lecture per week will normally be appointed at 33% time during the semester; exact percentages depend on contact hours and other assigned duties. Lecturers hired to teach during the Fall semester are employed from August through December. Lecturers hired to teach during the Spring semester are employed from January through May. Information regarding courses in our department is available in the Berkeley Academic Guide located at http://guide.berkeley.edu/courses/civ_eng/.
In your cover letter, please indicate your area(s) of specialization from the following list: Energy, Civil Infrastructure and Climate
Engineering and Project Management
Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Materials
Systems (Civil Systems)
The positions will remain open until filled. The current pool will close on January 31, 2017. Those interested in remaining in the pool beyond January 31, 2017 will need to reapply. Please direct questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct.