The Department of Ethnic Studies at the University of California, Riverside, invites applications for part-time lecturer positions in Spring 2021 quarter. Spring 2021 quarter begins March 24, 2021 and ends June 11, 2021.
Salary: $6263.93 per course (pending final budget approval).
Qualifications: A completed M.A. in Ethnic Studies or a related or equivalent discipline, and previous teaching experience at the college or university level, is required. Priority will be given to candidates with a demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching Ethnic Studies and are knowledgeable in the area(s) of Black/Afro-American Studies, Black Diaspora Studies, Chicano Studies, Mexican American or Latino Studies. In addition, preference will be given to candidates who have prior experience teaching in an online format.
UCR is a world-class research university with an exceptionally diverse undergraduate student body. Its mission is explicitly linked to providing routes to educational success for underrepresented and first-generation college students. A commitment to this mission is a preferred qualification.
Course offerings are subject to availability of funding. Applications are welcome from persons qualified to teach:
Spring 2021 * ETST 03: "Intro to African American Studies" * ETST 109I: " Black Diaspora" * ETST 132: "Chicano Contemporary Issues"
Application Procedure: Provide a cover letter that specifies your qualifications for each position you are applying for; a sample syllabus for the class you wish to teach or a syllabus for a related class; a curriculum vitae; a statement of teaching; a statement of contributions to diversity; 1-2 recent teaching evaluations taught at the college or university level and 3 letters of recommendation that assess teaching ability. Materials should be uploaded using UCR's on-line application system.
Review of applications will begin on February 8, 2021 and may continue until filled. To ensure full consideration, applications and supporting material should be received by February 8, 2021.
Because of COVID-19, classes are to be taught online, either asynchronously (with assignments posted and lectures videoed) or synchronously (in real-time zoom meetings with students.)
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: JPF01372
About University of California, Riverside
A University of Distinction and Diversity widely recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the nation, the University of California, Riverside current enrollment is more than 20,000 students, with a goal of 21,000 students by 2020. The campus is in the midst of a tremendous growth spurt with new and remodeled facilities coming on-line on a regular basis.UCR is located approximately 50 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. UCR is also within easy driving distance of dozens of major cultural and recreational sites, as well as desert, mountain and coastal destinations. UCR is one of 10 universities within the prestigious University of California system, and the only UC located in Inland Southern California.