Postdoctoral Scholar for the Division of Teaching Excellence & Innovation
The Division of Teaching Excellence and Innovation at University of California, Irvine seeks one full-time Postdoctoral Scholar for one year with potential for renewal up to two years beginning mid to late summer.
The incumbent will work in collaboration with the Director for Graduate Student and Postdoctoral Scholar Instructional Development and the Director for Faculty Instructional Development. Duties include: teaching the University Studies 390X and 390Z graduate courses, managing the Certificate in Teaching Excellence Program, assessing DTEI programs and services for presentation and publication, conducting teaching consultations, developing and facilitating workshops, and working collaboratively with campus partners on matters related to teaching and learning. The incumbent will primarily work on graduate student and postdoctoral scholar educational development with some opportunities for faculty educational development as well.
Requirements: Applicants must possess a Ph.D. by date of employment. Applicants must have a record of successful teaching and experience as an educational developer. The incumbent will have excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal skills and successful experience working collaboratively with diverse populations. Also, as part of this position's PostDoc training and research, teaching will be a component and when the teaching assignment is assigned, there will be a split PostDoc/Lecturer appointment arrangement, totaling a 100% appointment.
Desired: Record of research and publication in the area of teaching and learning Experience with digital teaching and learning Marketing and web development experience
Teaching Portfolio including: --Statement of Teaching Philosophy --1 set of student feedback --1 set of educational development workshop or program feedback
REFERENCES 3 references required (contact information only)
The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
Questions about the position may be addressed to Dr. Daniel Mann, Director, at [email protected]. Questions about submission or receipt of applications can be addressed to Cristi Nunez at [email protected] or 949-824-2278.
Since 1965, the University of California, Irvine has combined the strengths of a major research university with the bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. UCI's unyielding commitment to rigorous academics, cutting-edge research, and leadership and character development makes the campus a driving force for innovation and discovery that serves our local, national and global communities.