Temporary Lecturer, General Education UCLA Cluster Program - Interracial Dynamics in American Society & Culture
University of California, Los Angeles, Undergraduate Education
United States

Temporary Lecturer, General Education UCLA Cluster Program - Interracial Dynamics in American Society & Culture (Black & Indigenous Communities)


  • L&S Undergraduate Education - EDUCATIONAL INITIATIVES



Open January 15th, 2019 through February 14th, 2019


The UCLA Undergraduate Education Initiatives unit seeks a temporary lecturer for Spring Quarter (AY 2018-19) to teach a seminar as part of the General Education UCLA Cluster Program.


This position includes developing and teaching a seminar course (Cluster 20CW) for freshman students with varied backgrounds focusing on a topic related to interracial dynamics in American culture and society. Specifically, this course should explore how Black and Indigenous communities perceive race and policies in the United States. This position will involve working closely with students on their writing.


UCLA has a diverse student population in one of the more diverse cities in the nation; we particularly seek candidates who have taught similarly diverse students in a major research university.


Required Qualifications:
• An earned doctorate from an accredited university
• College-level teaching experience, especially to a General Education population
• Knowledge and training in sociology, ethnic studies, or related fields
• Experience in teaching writing and composition


Preferred Qualifications:
• Previous experience with UCLA Cluster Program, particularly Cluster 20A/B
• At least three years of college-level teaching experience
• Distinguished program of research
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

• Must be capable of delivering high-quality instruction to a diverse student body


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



Document requirements
  • Cover Letter

  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Proposed Syllabus

Reference requirements
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