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Cartography Lecturer - Geography - Department of Geography

Recruitment Period

Open date: June 11th, 2019
Last review date: Tuesday, Jun 25, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: Monday, Jun 8, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
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.

Description

The Department of Geography at the University of California, Berkeley invites applications for a pool of qualified temporary instructors for a lecturer in Cartography to regularly teach courses in cartographic concepts and methods using GIS and design software (e.g. ArcGIS/QGIS and Adobe Illustrator) during the regular academic year. In addition to teaching responsibilities, general duties may include holding office hours, assigning grades, advising students, preparing course materials (e.g. syllabus), writing exams, and managing GSIs. The pool will remain in place for one calendar year; those interested in remaining in the pool beyond that time must reapply. Screening of applicants begins immediately and will continue as needed; Appointments will begin in the Fall 2019. The number of positions varies from semester to semester, depending on the needs of the department.
To apply, please visit this link: https://aprecruit.berkeley.edu/JPF02200.
Basic qualifications: The minimum qualification required to be considered as an applicant for this position is the completion of an advanced degree (for example a PhD, Masters or international equivalent degree) by the time of the application.
Salary: to be commensurate with experience. Minimum annual full time salary rate is $54,738. Appointment would be made at 50 percent time per course. Please refer potential referees, including when letters are provided via a third party (i.e. dossier service or career center), to the University of California Statement of Confidentiality: http://apo.berkeley.edu/evalltr.html, prior to submitting their letters. All applications will be treated as confidential per University of California policy and California state law.
Applications will continue to be accepted and reviewed for future needs through June 8, 2020. If you would like to remain in the pool after June 8, 2020, you will need to submit a new application.
Please direct questions to: Josh Mandel (jsmandel@berkeley.edu)
The names and contact information for three references will be required.
The department is interested in candidates who will contribute to diversity and equal opportunity in higher education through their teaching. The University is committed to supporting employees as they balance work and family, if applicable.
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: http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct

Job location

Berkeley, CA

Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Statement on Contributions to Advancing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion - Statement on your contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion, including information about your understanding of these topics, your record of activities to date, and your specific plans and goals for advancing equity and inclusion if hired at Berkeley (for additional information go to https://ofew.berkeley.edu/recruitment/contributions-diversity).

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)