The Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of California, Santa Barbara seeks applications for possible part-time Temporary Lecturer positions in all areas of Mechanical Engineering. Main duties may include teaching required lower or upper division ME courses, as well as upper division electives. The ideal candidate should be interested and experienced in teaching in different educational settings - from project-oriented, inquiry-based classes, to larger, more traditional, lecture-oriented classes. A Bachelor's in Mechanical Engineering or a related field is required; an M.S. and a demonstrated record of teaching excellence is preferred. 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.
Part-time Temporary Lecturer appointments vary in terms of percentage of time (generally 11-33% time), and average 1-2 quarters per year, with the possibility of reappointment dependent upon performance and departmental needs. This is a pooled search, and applications will be kept active for consideration for all appropriate vacancies within the department through Winter 2018. Please note that an open search does not guarantee a position is available. Terms and conditions of employment are subject to UC policy and any appropriate collective bargaining unit.
Applications must include a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, brief teaching statement, and names and contact information for 3 references. Additional supporting materials may be included if you desire.
Applications must be submitted electronically at: https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/apply/JPF00924
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.
Cover Letter - Maximum one page.
Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
Statement of Teaching - A summary of your teaching beliefs and practices. This can include your beliefs about the teaching and learning process, as well as examples of the ways in which you would enact these beliefs in the classroom. Maximum two pages.
Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through research, teaching, and/or service.
Misc / Additional (Optional)
- 3 required (contact information only)