Employment Opportunities

For questions about employment opportunities, please contact the Academic Personnel Coordinator

Temporary Lecturer 2018-2019 


Next review date: July 20, 2018

Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: June 30th, 2019
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.



The Anthropology Department (http://anthro.ucsd.edu) at UC San Diego is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body, and invites applicants whose experience have prepared them to contribute to our pedagogical mission.

Successful candidates will have a Ph.D. with the area of study preferably in Anthropology. Successful candidates will also have outstanding undergraduate teaching and scholarship and must demonstrate have strong or potential contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion in the context of a large public university. The Department is looking for Lecturers with teaching experience or can demonstrate capabilities in teaching following anthropological subfields:

Teaching expectations are based on the needs of the department including large, introductory courses in applicants' sub disciplines and possibly upper and lower division courses, related to their own research interests. Appointments will be part-time or full-time, from one quarter up to one year in duration, with the possibility of extension to a subsequent year. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on University of California pay scales.

Applications are accepted at: https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/apply/JPF01739.

Applicants should include the following documents:

  1. Curriculum Vitae*
  2. Cover Letter*
  3. Statement of Teaching*
  4. Statement of Contributions to Diversity: Describe teaching strategies you currently use or plan to use to foster a diverse and inclusive learning experience, and to enable all students to excel and fully participate in the learning process
  5. Teaching Evaluations*
  6. Sample Syllabi, optional up to 2
  7. Letter of recommendation, optional up to 1 letter.

*Required documents

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, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.

For questions and inquiries about this opportunity, please contact the Academic Personnel Coordinator: antsocap@ucsd.edu .