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Lecturer Pool - Chemistry - Department of Chemistry

Position overview

Position title: Lecturer
Salary range: The posted UC academic salary scales set the minimum pay at appointment. See the following table for the salary scale for this position https://www.ucop.edu/academic-personnel-programs/_files/2023-24/july-2023-acad-salary-scales/t15.pdf. The current full-time salary range for this position is $66,259-$186,446
Percent time: Positions may range from part-time to full-time
Anticipated start: Screening of applications begins immediately; some appointments may begin in the Spring 2024 semester. The number of positions varies from semester to semester, depending on the needs of the Department. Applicants are considered for positions as needs arise; the existence of this pool does not guarantee that a position is available. 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.

Application Window

Open date: November 14, 2023

Most recent review date: Monday, Dec 18, 2023 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: Wednesday, Nov 13, 2024 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 Department of Chemistry at the University of California, Berkeley invites applications for a pool of temporary instructors to work as lecturers in lieu of graduate student instructors (GSIs), should an opening arise, to teach lab sections primarily in general and organic chemistry courses and other courses if needed. This includes grading, attending instructional team meetings, holding office hours, and assisting with other teaching duties as needed.

The Department is interested in candidates who will contribute to diversity and equal opportunity in higher education through their teaching or other related activities.

Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

A bachelor’s degree, or equivalent international degree, or enrolled in a bachelor's degree program.

Additional qualifications (required at time of start)

A bachelor’s degree, or equivalent international degree, and authorization to work in the U.S. is required by the date of hire.

Preferred qualifications

A bachelor's degree, or equivalent international degree, in chemistry or a related field.
Experience in teaching chemistry.

Application Requirements

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

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • 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. More Information and guidelines.

Apply link: https://aprecruit.berkeley.edu/JPF04206

Help contact: iquintanilla@berkeley.edu

About UC Berkeley

UC Berkeley is committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging. The excellence of the institution requires an environment in which the diverse community of faculty, students, and staff are welcome and included. Successful candidates will demonstrate knowledge and skill related to ensuring equity and inclusion in the activities of their academic position (e.g., teaching, research, and service, as applicable).

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.

Please refer to the University of California’s Affirmative Action Policy and the University of California’s Anti-Discrimination Policy.

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 prior to submitting their letter.

As a University employee, you will be required to comply with all applicable University policies and/or collective bargaining agreements, as may be amended from time to time. Federal, state, or local government directives may impose additional requirements.

Job location

Berkeley, CA