The UC San Diego Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering is seeking temporary, non-tenure track, lecturer (Unit 18) positions to teach between one and three courses per quarter during the academic year. Position appointments may be for a period of up to two academic years. We seek applicants in all content areas and are particularly interested in applicants with the expertise to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in aerospace, controls, design, environmental, fluid mechanics, information storage, mechanics & materials, robotics, biomedical, biomaterial, medical devices, combustion, plasma and fusion, and renewables. Please see the course catalog for a complete listing of the courses we offer.
The Jacobs School of Engineering and the Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering at UC San Diego is committed to building an excellent, diverse and inclusive faculty, staff, and student body. Candidates with experience with or willingness to engage in activities that contribute to diversity and inclusion are especially encouraged to apply. Candidates must hold a master's degree in Mechanical, Aerospace Engineering or a related field, and must have demonstrated evidence of effective teaching.
We encourage candidates to send applications as soon as possible. Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis, and candidates will be contacted as teaching needs arise. We expect to have ongoing needs throughout academic year. Review of applications will begin June 18, 2021 and continue until positions are filled.
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