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Instructor Assistant UCSB PaCE

Recruitment Period

Open date: March 16th, 2020

Last review date: Tuesday, Oct 13, 2020 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, Oct 31, 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.


UCSB Professional and Continuing Education (PaCE) (formerly known asExtension) at the University of California, Santa Barbara invites applications for a pool of qualified temporary, part-time Instructor Assistants to assist with teaching on-site courses for PaCE Programs.

Legal & Paralegal:

  • Paralegal Studies
  • Business Communication and Law

Business & Executive Management:

  • Accounting & Finance
  • Strategic Investments
  • Business Administration and Business Leadership
  • Human Resource Management
  • Marketing
  • Global Business
  • Project Management
  • Technology Management
  • Data Science and Analytics for Business Processes


  • Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)
  • Medical

Arts & Humanities:

  • Photography
  • Medical Humanities
  • Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)
  • Environmental and Climate Advocacy, Leadership and Activism
  • English as Second Language (ESL)

Science & Engineering:

  • Programming
  • Web Development
  • Infrared


The successful candidate must have a minimum of one quarter of experience in assisting with instruction delivery that may include reviewing material with students, helping instructor with record keeping, helping with preparing for lessons, or 6 months of professional experience in a relevant field, or must have completed a formal course in a relevant professional field.

Preference will be given to applicants with a bachelor’s degree in a related professional field.

The department is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching and service.

To apply, please go to the following link:

Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae. Applicants should also provide contact information for 2 references.

The posting will remain open until October 31, 2020 to accommodate department needs. The pool will close on October 31, 2020; if you would like to continue to be considered after that time, and the pooled position is advertised again, you will need to submit a new application.

Please note: The use of a Instructor Assistant pool does not guarantee that an open position exists at the time you are applying. See the review date specified in UC Recruit to learn whether the department is currently reviewing applications for an upcoming opening. If there is no future review date specified, your application may not be considered at this time.

Screening of applicants begins immediately after the March 30, 2020 Initial Review Date has passed; some appointments may begin as early as the 2020 spring quarter. The number of these temporary, part-time, non-tenure track, academic positions varies from quarter to quarter, depending on the needs of the department. Appointments are offered on a course-by-course basis, and appointment length is based upon course section schedule(s). Appointments may be renewable based on need, funding, and performance.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job location

Santa Barbara, California

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

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 2-4 required (contact information only)