Lecturer in Cognitive and Information Sciences: Summer 2021 (Anticipated)
- University of California Merced
- Location: Merced, California
- Category: Faculty-Liberal Arts-Humanities
- Posting Date: 02/25/2021
- Application Deadline: Open until filled
The School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts seeks a lecturer(s) to teach courses in Cognitive and Information Sciences for Summer 2021 Sessions. Courses being offered may include but not limited to:
Introduction to Language & Linguistics
Sign Language Science
Introduction to Philosophy
In addition to teaching the course(s), the instructor is responsible for creating a syllabus, holding weekly office hours (2 hours/week), and grading examinations and/or papers. The instructor may also be required to hold discussion sections or supervise a graduate student teaching assistant.
Masters and/or PhD and experience teaching at the college or university level are required. Must be able to provide a record of excellence in teaching.
This is a limited-term appointment which falls under the purview of the agreement for the Lecturers Unit between University of California and the American Federation of Teachers. Terms and conditions of employment are subject to UC policy and appropriate collective bargaining agreement. See the following url for additional information: http://ucnet.universityofcalifornia.edu/labor/bargaining-units/ix/index.html
For more information, please contact Jeff Yoshimi at email@example.com
Salary is based on an annual full time rate of $56,381.00.
Summer Session A Dates: May 24 – July 2, 2021
Summer Session B Dates: June 21 – August 13, 2021
Summer Session C Dates: July 6 – August 13, 2021
Summer Session D Dates: May 24 - August 13, 2021
The University of California is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and invites applications from all qualified applicants, including women, minorities, veterans, and individual with disabilities, who will enrich the teaching, research and public service missions of the university. All qualified applicants will be considered 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: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy (https://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/DiscHarassAffirmAction).
The University of California, Merced, is the newest of the University of California system’s 10 campuses. With 8,500 undergraduate and graduate students (https://www.ucmerced.edu/fast-facts), UC Merced provides outstanding educational opportunities to highly qualified students from the heart of California, the nation, and abroad. The campus has special connections to nearby Yosemite National Park; is on the cutting edge of sustainability in construction and design; and supports the economic development of Central California. The Merced 2020 Project doubled the physical capacity of the campus, and enhanced academic distinction, student success, and research excellence (https://merced2020.ucmerced.edu/).
UC Merced is a smoke & tobacco free campus (https://smokefree.ucmerced.edu/).
Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
Statement of Teaching - A teaching statement of no more than 500 words explaining how you have approached or would approach teaching the courses that you wish to teach. Please also indicate subject area of interest regarding teaching.
A recent teaching evaluation
- 3 required (contact information only)