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Part-Time Lecturers in the Department of Asian American Studies

Recruitment Period

Open date: November 29th, 2017
Last review date: September 6th, 2018
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: October 31st, 2018
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.


The Department of Asian American Studies at the University of California at Santa Barbara invites applications for part-time Lecturers for the 2017-18 and 2018-19 academic year, summer 2018, and beyond (especially for the Spring 2018 quarter). A Master’s Degree or ABD is required, but Ph.D. is preferred, with at least one year of teaching experience.

Successful candidates will be hired to teach one or two courses listed in the Department’s current curricular offerings. We are especially interested in candidates who can teach Asian American queer studies, popular culture, transnationalism, communities, ethnographies, and visual culture. Candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching, and service are particularly encouraged to apply.

For more information, please review our list of course offerings available at


Please direct any questions to our Business Officer, Arlene Phillips at (805) 893-2371 or [].

To apply, please go to the following link: []
Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, list of three references, a description of proposed courses, sample syllabi, and course evaluations. Review of applications will begin after December 18, 2017. Applications will be accepted until the individual courses are filled.

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, CA

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Document requirements
  • Cover Letter

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

  • Description of proposed courses and syllabus

  • Teaching Evaluations

  • Syllabus of course(s) taught

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)

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