University of California San Diego
Lecturer- Culture, Art, and Technology Writing Program, Sixth College
Part time non-tenure track lectureships in the Culture, Art and Technology Writing Program with Sixth College, UC San Diego, will be available for the 2017-18 academic year. Appointments vary from one to three quarters. Instructors will teach one (or more) of the lower or upper division courses. Ph.D., M.F.A., Ed.D, or other terminal degree in a pertinent field
The successful applicant should have:
Solid teaching experience in a University setting
Demonstrated strong leadership or commitment to support diversity, equity, and inclusion in an academic setting
In an effort to diversify and expand our lecturer pool, the CAT program invites applicants interested in joining the pool to submit the following for consideration to the UCSD on-line application collection system, AP-On-Line Recruit, at: https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/apply/JPF01331
Cover Letter discussing pertinent teaching experience and teaching philosophy
Prompt for a major assignment you would like to propose to include in either a lower division CAT 1-3 course or an upper division CAT 125 with brief discussion (roughly 500 words) of how the assignment fulfills CAT program learning objectives
Personal contributions to diversity description (See http://facultyequity.ucsd.edu/Faculty-Applicant-C2D-Info.asp for further assistance.)
Sixth College's Culture, Art and Technology Program at the University of California, San Diego is committed to building an excellent and diverse faculty, staff, and student body, and invites applications from candidates whose experience has prepared them to contribute to our commitment.
The Culture, Art and Technology Program is part of UCSD's Sixth College Academic Programs. It encompasses the lower-division core sequence of freshman writing classes, an upper-division writing course, and the college's experiential learning requirement or Practicum. The lower- division sequence is required for all first-year students and is an interdisciplinary exploration of how aspects of human culture shape and mediate our interactions with our environment and with each other. Entering students will enroll in CAT 1, 2, and 3 in the Fall, Winter, and Spring quarters (respectively) of their first year. The upper division writing requirement, CAT 125, is a class in public rhetoric and practical communication that prepares students for success beyond UCSD by developing their proficiency in public presentation. The Practicum is an upper-division general education requirement unique to Sixth College; students complete a course that has an experiential, service-learning, or community-based component to its curriculum.
For the database of previous CAT syllabi, see http://sixth.ucsd.edu/cat/courses/syllabi.html
AA-EOE: 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, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.
San Diego, CA
- Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
- Cover Letter
- Statement of Teaching
- Contributions to Diversity Description - Please describe any teaching strategies you currently use or plan to use to foster a diverse and inclusive learning experience, and to enable all students to excel and fully participate in the learning process.
- Teaching Evaluations (Optional)
- Misc / Additional (Optional)
- Misc/ Additional #2 (Optional)
2 references required (contact information only)
How to apply
- Create an ApplicantID
- Provide required information and documents
- If any, provide required reference information