Linguistics Employment Opportunities

2016-17 - Temporary Lecturer (Unit 18)

The Department of Linguistics at the University of California, San Diego (http://ling.ucsd.edu/) is committed to building an excellent and diverse faculty, staff, and student body, and invites applications from candidates whose experience has prepared them to contribute to our commitment. The department is currently accepting applications for temporary non-tenure track lecturers (Unit 18) to teach for the upcoming academic year. Courses may include upper- and lower-division lectures in the areas of General Linguistics, Cognition and Language, Language and Society, Language Studies, and Global Concentration.

Course descriptions can be found at http://ucsd.edu/catalog/courses/LING.html

Candidates must have at minimum a Master’s degree or equivalent in Linguistics or related field, outstanding teaching qualifications, and a demonstrated commitment to diversity. Appointments will be part-time or full-time, up to a total of two courses per quarter, from one quarter up to one year in duration. Positions available beginning the 2016/2017 academic year.

Salary: Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on University of California pay scales

Closing Date: Review of applications will begin June 13, 2016; the posting will remain open for the duration of the year to accommodate upcoming course needs or until the positions are filled.

To Apply: Please submit a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, teaching statement, the names and contact information of three references, and a personal statement summarizing past or potential contributions to diversity. (See http://facultyequity.ucsd.edu/Faculty-Applicant-C2D-Info.asp for further assistance.) Submit application online at https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/apply/JPF01093

For additional information about the Linguistics Department, go to our website at http://ling.ucsd.edu/

AA-EOE: 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.

Linguistics Language Program Instructors

The recruitment period for instructors for the Linguistics Language Program (LLP) occurs each spring quarter.

Please see the LLP Teaching Positions site for additional information.

The UCSD Department of Linguistics combines a focus on the convergence of theoretical and experimental linguistics with strong interdisciplinary collaboration.

Since its founding in the 1960's, UCSD has become one of the foremost educational and research institutions in the nation. The campus and surrounding region boast an extraordinary array of well-known scholars and offer broad opportunities for study and research of the highest quality. These opportunities are especially strong and diversified in language-related areas.