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Chicana/o Lecturer Pool AY 2022-23

Position overview

Position title: Unit 18 - Temporary Lecturer
Position duration: One year with a possibility of renewal depending upon performance and funding availability.

Application Window

Open date: June 7, 2022

Most recent review date: Tuesday, Jun 21, 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: Friday, Mar 31, 2023 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 Chicana and Chicano Studies, University of California Santa Barbara, invites applications for our part-time lecturer pool. The number of positions open varies from quarter to quarter. Positions are open until filled, contingent on availability of funding and enrollment. We accept applications for all areas of our curriculum. Please consult the General Catalog for a list of department courses (

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

Please note: the use of a lecturer pool does not guarantee that an open position exists at the time you are applying. Refer to the next review date specified under Application Window to verify if there will be any upcoming application review dates. If there are no future dates specified, your application may not be considered for review.


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

-For PhD and EdD applicants, Must have completed all requirements for the PhD and EdD except the dissertation at time of application.
-For MFA applicants: Must have completed all requirements for MFA except the thesis at time of application.
-For JD applicants: Must have completed all requirements for JD except the final year of coursework at time of application.

Additional qualifications (required at time of start)

-Terminal degree (Ph.D, Ed.D., J.D. or M.F.A.) in Chicana/o Studies or related field by the time of the appointment.

Preferred qualifications

-Teaching experience in Chicana/o Studies, Latina/o Studies, or Ethnic Studies (1 or more terms).

Application Requirements

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

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through research, teaching, and/or service.

  • Teaching Evaluations

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

Applicants who are being considered for hire will have their references contacted by the department. It will trigger the solicitation when applicants accept an invitation for an interview. The applicant should provide 3-5 names with contact information.

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Campus Information

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 status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California Policy on Vaccination Programs – With Updated Interim Amendments. All Covered Individuals under the policy must provide proof of receiving the COVID-19 Vaccine Primary Series or, if applicable, submit a request for Exception (based on Medical Exemption, Disability, Religious Objection, and/or Deferral based on pregnancy or recent COVID-19 diagnosis and/or treatment) no later than the applicable deadline. All Covered Individuals must also provide proof of receiving the most recent CDC-recommended COVID-19 booster or properly decline such booster no later than the applicable deadline. New University of California employees should refer to Exhibit 2, Section II.C. of the SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Attachment for applicable deadlines. All Covered Individuals must also provide proof of being Up-To-Date on seasonal influenza vaccination or properly decline such vaccination no later than the applicable deadline. Please refer to the Seasonal Influenza Vaccination Program Attachment. (Capitalized terms in this paragraph are defined in the policy.) Federal, state, or local public health directives may impose additional requirements.

Job location

Santa Barbara, California