Microbiology and Environmental Toxicology Lecturer Pool (Ongoing)
The Microbiology and Environmental Toxicology Department at the University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC) invites applications for an ongoing pool of part-time Lecturers who may be appointed to teach METX 119-Microbiology or METX 135-Functional Anatomy (see the UCSC Course Catalog for course descriptions). Teaching assistants may be assigned to assist instructors as needed, and will be supervised by the instructor.
Outstanding candidates with experience teaching general microbiology or anatomy and related courses are encouraged to apply. The campus is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their teaching and other assigned duties.
ACADEMIC TITLE Lecturer
SALARY Commensurate with qualifications and experience and the particular courses the Lecturer is appointed to teach. Compensation for Summer Session courses may vary from courses taught during the academic year.
Ph.D. (or equivalent foreign degree) in Biology, Biochemistry, Microbiology, or a related field at the time of application
A minimum of one year of university teaching experience in the advertised areas at the time of application.
POSITION AVAILABLE Appointments are contingent on the hiring unit's instructional need and the availability of funding. Appointments are typically made during one or more quarters of the regular academic year (fall, winter, and spring quarters), but they may also be made during Summer Session.
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS Applications are accepted via the UCSC Academic Recruit online system. All documents and materials must be submitted as PDFs.
Letter of application that briefly summarizes your qualifications and interest in the position and the courses you are qualified to teach (required)
Curriculum vitae (required)
Professional references*- list must include names, phone numbers, and email addresses for three references (required)
Statement that addresses past or potential contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion through teaching (optional) See UCSC guidelines on statements
*The Search Committee will contact the references of those Applicants who are under serious consideration.
RECRUITMENT PERIOD Applications for this recruitment will be accepted through June 1, 2021. This recruitment is valid for initial appointments beginning fall quarter 2019 through spring quarter 2022. Initial appointments made after this period must be made through other recruitments.
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. UC Santa Cruz is committed to excellence through diversity and strives to establish a climate that welcomes, celebrates, and promotes respect for the contributions of all students and employees. Inquiries regarding the University's equal employment opportunity policies may be directed to the Office for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at the University of California, Santa Cruz, CA 95064 or by phone at (831) 459-2686.
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