Writing Programs Lecturer University of California, Los Angeles
Requisition Number: JPF04385
Open March 1st, 2019 through March 31st, 2019
UCLA Writing Programs seeks lecturers to teach a range of writing and second-language writing courses that serve a diverse student body. We welcome candidates whose experience in teaching, academic and/or creative work, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity, student success, and higher education access.
We are particularly interested in candidates who have:
Experience teaching first-year composition at a major research university.
Experience teaching ESL and/or have a strong academic background in addressing the specific linguistic needs of multilingual writers.
Experience teaching courses that investigate difference and diversity through writing and rhetoric.
A demonstrated commitment to inclusive teaching pedagogy.
We also welcome candidates with professional writing expertise in areas that include, but are not limited to, business, science, technology, digital writing and multimedia, and the arts and non-profits.
Submit a letter of application that includes a teaching philosophy, curriculum vitae, a sample syllabus for a first-year college writing course or for a course for multilingual writers, a sample lesson plan, and a list of three references through UCLA Academic Recruit.
UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, and Writing Programs has a strong 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, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: UC Nondiscrimination and Affirmative Action Policy.
Los Angeles, CA
Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
Letter of application that includes a teaching philosophy
Sample syllabus for a first-year college writing course or for a course for multilingual writers
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, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy, https://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/DiscHarassAffirmAction
UCLA is known worldwide for the breadth and quality of its academic, research, health care, cultural, continuing education and athletic programs. UCLA offers undergraduate degrees in more than 127 majors and graduate degrees in 198 program areas. UCLA has 11 highly regarded professional schools. Eight are ranked among the nation's top 15 in their field by U.S. News & World Report. UCLA is consistently among the most popular campus in the nation for undergraduate applicants.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 13 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union.