Lecturer - Earth & Planetary Science - College of Letters & Science
Open date: November 1st, 2016
Last review date:March 27th, 2017 Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: October 27th, 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 Earth & Planetary Science at the University of California, Berkeley seeks applications for temporary lecturers to teach EPS N82 Introduction to Oceans during Summer 2017; EPS 20 Earthquakes in Your Backyard during Summer 2017; EPS 117: Geomorphology during Fall 2017; and for any additional needs that may emerge in the department.
EPS N82 consists of 6 hours of lectures per week for six weeks. In addition to teaching responsibilities, general duties include holding office hours, assigning grades, advising students, preparing course materials (e.g. syllabus), and writing exams.
EPS 20 consists of 5 hours of lectures per week for six weeks. In addition to teaching responsibilities, general duties include holding office hours, assigning grades, advising students, preparing course materials (e.g. syllabus), and writing exams.
EPS 117 consists of 3 hours of lectures per week. Additionally, EPS 117 includes overseeing GSIs in the 3- hour per week laboratory component. In addition to teaching responsibilities, general duties include holding office hours, assigning grades, advising students, preparing course materials (e.g. syllabus), writing exams, managing GSIs, and maintaining a course website.
Basic qualifications: an M.A. or equivalent degree in Earth Science or Geology is required by the date of application.
Salary: To be commensurate with experience. Minimum annual full-time salary is $52,099. Appointments will be part-time.
Applications will be accepted and reviewed for department needs, through October 27, 2017. We typically review applications for fall (and summer) course needs in April and May, and in October and November for spring course needs.
The department seeks candidates whose research or teaching has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and inclusion in higher education.
UC Berkeley has a number of policies and programs to support employees as they balance work and family.
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