The Department of Religious Studies at the University of California, Riverside, is seeking to fill several one-quarter temporary teaching positions (Lecturer) for the 2019-2020 academic year.
Qualified applicants must have an M.A. or higher degree, possess a strong commitment to teaching, and one year teaching experience at the college level. The salary is $6081.39 per course for a Lecturer position. The filling of the positions are subject to budgetary approval and enrollment in the course.
Applications are welcome from qualified persons to teach the following classes:
Fall Quarter 2019 (September 23, 2019 - December 13, 2019) RLST 002 Comparative Scriptures RLST 005 Introductions to Asian Religions RLST 116 Religion and Violence
Winter Quarter 2020 (January 2, 2020 - March 20, 2020) RLST 012 Religious Myths and Rituals RLST 014 Religion and Science RLST 169 Religion and Music
Spring Quarter 2020 (March 25, 2020 - June 12, 2020) RLST 010 Introduction to the Bible RLST 012 Religious Myths and Rituals RLST 100 The Problem of Religion
Complete applications must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, recent teaching evaluations taught at the college or university level, 3 letters of recommendation that include teaching ability assessment, and a Statement of Contribution to Diversity. Please indicate the course(s) for which your application is being submitted in your cover letter. Applications and supporting material received by the initial review dates will receive full consideration, those review dates are as follows:
Fall Quarter: September 6, 2019 Winter Quarter: November 1, 2019 Spring Quarter: February 3, 2020
UCR is a world-class research university with an exceptionally diverse undergraduate student body. Its mission is explicitly linked to providing routes to educational success for underrepresented and first-generation college students. A commitment to this mission is a preferred qualification.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will received consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: JPF01101
About University of California, Riverside
A University of Distinction and Diversity widely recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the nation, the University of California, Riverside current enrollment is more than 20,000 students, with a goal of 21,000 students by 2020. The campus is in the midst of a tremendous growth spurt with new and remodeled facilities coming on-line on a regular basis.UCR is located approximately 50 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. UCR is also within easy driving distance of dozens of major cultural and recreational sites, as well as desert, mountain and coastal destinations. UCR is one of 10 universities within the prestigious University of California system, and the only UC located in Inland Southern California.