The Department of German & Russian at the University of California, Davis, would like to recruit for a Unit 18 Lecturer for the 2020-2021 academic year. Primary duties are to teach Russian 4-6 (the second-year Russian language sequence) and other courses as assigned and hold office hours each week as required. Assignment of classes, hours of instruction, and office hours are at the discretion of the department. Classes taught are between 8:00 am and 4:00 pm, Monday-Friday. Salary is commensurate with education, qualifications and experience. This appointment is renewable contingent on department teaching needs.
Requirements for this position is a PhD (ABD acceptable) and minimum 1-year experience teaching Russian language at the secondary level. A potential for excellence in teaching is preferred.
UC Davis is the home of the Aggies — go-getters, change makers and problem solvers who make their mark at one of the top public universities in the United States. Since we first opened in 1908, we’ve been known for standout academics, sustainability and Aggie Pride as well as valuing the Northern California lifestyle. These themes are woven into our 100-plus-year history and our reputation for solving problems related to food, health, the environment and society.Our 5,300-acre campus is in the city of Davis, a vibrant college town of about 68,000 located in Yolo County. The state capital is 20 minutes away, and world-class destinations such as the San Francisco Bay Area, Lake Tahoe and the Napa Valley are within a two-hour drive.