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Lecturer Pool- Engineering Management - (part-time) Fung Institute for Engineering Leadership

Position overview

Percent time: Positions include TSP hours of 12-15 per class section and percent appointments of 17-25% per class section.
Anticipated start: Anticipated start in fall 2022 or future semesters. Applications will be accepted and reviewed for department needs, through December 31 , 2022. We typically review applications for annual course needs in February and August. If you wish to remain in the pool after December 31 , 2022 you will need to reapply.
Position duration: Positions include 8/9/10 day boot camp classes and 8/15 week semester classes.

Application Window

Open date: January 6, 2022

Most recent review date: Thursday, Jan 20, 2022 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: Saturday, Dec 31, 2022 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.

Position description

The Coleman Fung Institute for Engineering Leadership at the University of California, Berkeley invites applications for a pool of qualified temporary, part-time instructors to teach engineering management topics in the Master of Engineering program (Berkeley MEng) program should an opening arise. Screening of applicants is ongoing and will continue as needed. The number of positions varies from semester to semester, depending on the needs of the institute.
The M.Eng. program offers coursework in technology innovation and management. We hire a number of qualified professionals and academics to hold temporary lecturer appointments to lend variety and subject matter expertise to our core engineering leadership topics:

• Accounting
• Coaching for High Performing Teams
• Communications
• Entrepreneurship
• Ethics
• Finance
• Global Business
• Global Innovations
• Industry Analysis
• Innovation
• Law
• Leadership
• Marketing
• Negotiations
• Organizational Behavior
• Product Management
• Project Management
• R&D Technology Management
• Teaming & Project Management
• Technology Strategy
• Other topics in Engineering Leadership

Position Description: We hire for both Teacher Special Program (TSP) and lecturer positions. TSPs teach short courses consisting of 10-15 contact hours, on one or more topic areas listed above. Most TSP courses are taught in a “Boot Camp” format over 8 to 10 days in August or January. Lecturers teach semester-long or year-long series courses.
Lecturers and TSPs are responsible for the course syllabus: curriculum development and delivery, student assessment through relevant projects, problem sets, tests and/or class attendance and participation, and grades.
Salary is based on highest degree completed, college level teaching experience, and equity within the department.

Please note: The use of a lecturer pool does not guarantee that an open position exists. See the review date specified in AP Recruit to learn whether the department is currently reviewing applications for a specific position. If there is no future review date specified, your application may not be considered at this time.
Please direct any questions to Beth Leven, Director of Program Development, Fung Institute of Engineering Leadership at leven@berkeley.edu.

Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

Bachelors or equivalent international degree required by date of application.

Additional qualifications (required at time of start)

Experience teaching college or graduate students by the start date of the job. Masters degree or equivalent international degree required by the start date of the job, or 2 or more years of industry experience.

Preferred qualifications

2 or more years of management or executive level industry experience. Experience teaching graduate-level business and management topics to engineers.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Cover Letter - Pleas address your experience and interest in teaching in the cover letter.

  • Resume - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • 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).

  • Sample Syllabus - Please provide an example syllabus from a previous teaching engagement.
    (Optional)

  • Teaching Evaluations - Please provide student evaluations or feedback from one previous teaching engagement; qualitative or quantitative evaluations are accepted.
    (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 2 required (contact information only)
Apply link: https://aprecruit.berkeley.edu/JPF03103

Help contact: leven@berkeley.edu

Campus Information

Diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging are core values at UC Berkeley. Our excellence can only be fully realized by faculty, students, and academic and non-academic staff who share our commitment to these values. Successful candidates for our academic positions will demonstrate evidence of a commitment to advancing equity, inclusion, and belonging.

The University of California, Berkeley 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

In searches when letters of reference are required all letters will be treated as confidential per University of California policy and California state law. Please refer potential referees, including when letters are provided via a third party (i.e., dossier service or career center), to the UC Berkeley statement of confidentiality (http://apo.berkeley.edu/ucb-confidentiality-policy) prior to submitting their letter.

As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Policy. All Covered Individuals under the policy must provide proof of Full Vaccination or, if applicable, submit a request for Exception (based on Medical Exemption, Disability, and/or Religious Objection) or Deferral (based on pregnancy) no later than the applicable deadline. Please refer to Appendix F, Section II.C. of the policy for the deadlines applicable to new University of California employees. (Capitalized terms in this paragraph are defined in the policy.) Federal, state, or local public health directives may impose additional requirements.

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Job location

Berkeley, CA