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2021-22 Political Science Visiting Lecturer (International Relations Focus)

Application Window

Open March 17th, 2021 through Wednesday, Sep 1, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Position description

The Department of Political Science at the University of California, Irvine is
seeking applicants for temporary part-time lecturer positions to teach in International Relations. Applicants for this position will be considered for a one-year Visiting Lecturer position (subject to funding) in which they would be required to teach five courses (primarily in International Relations but potentially in Comparative Politics as well).

This part-time position will replace faculty on leave during the 2021-22 academic year.

Requirements – We are seeking candidates with strong teaching credentials who might contribute to our undergraduate program in these fields. Candidates should have a Ph.D. and be prepared to teach a mix of lower and upper division courses. This part-time position is based on an annual salary ranging between $56,381 and $60,000.

Service Period Dates for 2021-2022 Academic Year:
Fall Quarter: 9/20/21 – 12/10/21
Winter Quarter: 1/3/22 - 3/18/22
Spring Quarter: 3/23/22 – 6/10/22

Application Procedure - Interested applicants should submit a letter of application, vita, three letters of reference, evidence of teaching performance, and a Statement of Contributions to Diversity via our online recruit system:

Priority for positions will be given to applications completed by May 15, 2021.

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy. It has a National Science Foundation Advance Gender Equity Program and is responsive to the needs of dual career couples in tenure track positions.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
Reference requirements
  • 3 letters of reference required

Job location

Irvine, CA