Open July 1st, 2021 through Thursday, Jun 30, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Position: Unit 18 Lecturer (non-senate)
The Program in Public Health at the University of California-Irvine is currently accepting applications for temporary Unit 18 Lecturers (Non-Senate Faculty) for the 2021-2022 academic year to teach courses in graduate and undergraduate programs. Professional expertise and/or previous teaching experience in online, remote, hybrid, and on-ground modalities are required. Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience. Generally, lecturers are offered appointments for one quarter at a time and at varying percentages of time, depending on the number and nature of courses assigned. Some courses are scheduled during the day; other courses are scheduled for evenings.
Applicants should hold a Ph.D., Dr.P.H., M.D., or equivalent degree in public health or a related field, and will be expected to teach core requirements of the undergraduate degree programs, including the Public Health Policy major, the Public Health Sciences major, the Public Health minor, and the Global Health minor. Candidates should possess excellent pedagogical and organizational skills. Those with expertise in teaching foundations of public health, health policy, public health management, statistics, environmental health, and/or chronic and infectious disease epidemiology are particularly encouraged to apply.
Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. The Program in Public Health recognizes the value of diversity in its faculty and strongly supports UCI’s mission for equity and inclusiveness. We are committed to ensuring accountability, providing training and education, conducting responsive research and building sustainable partnerships. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply. Qualified applicants must have the demonstrated ability to work with a diverse group of colleagues and to teach and mentor a diverse student body.
To apply, please log onto UC Irvine’s recruitment site located at
Applicants should complete an online application profile and upload the following application materials electronically to be considered for this position:
- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae
- Teaching Statement
- Three professional reference letters
- Teaching evaluations for the last one to two years (upload in one pdf document)
- Diversity Statement a) This is a separate statement that addresses past and/or potential contributions to inclusive excellence that will advance UCI’s commitment to Inclusive Excellence (http://www.uci.edu/diversity/).
UC Irvine is one of ten campuses of the highly regarded University of California system. UCI has approximately 36,000 students, 1,100 faculty members and offers 222 degree programs. UCI and has been ranked among the top 10 public universities in the U.S. for the past six straight years, is designated as a Hispanic serving institution, is rated #1 for supporting the American Dream, #1 for value by Forbes magazine, #1 on Sierra magazines “Cool Schools” list of sustainability leaders, and is #2 for social mobility in the U.S. News rankings. Established in 2003, our rapidly growing Program in Public Health offers BA, BS, MPH, and PhD degrees in a variety of emphasis areas, and was recently ranked among the top 50 schools and programs in public health in the country by U.S. News and World Report. More information is available on our web site at http://publichealth.uci.edu/.
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. A recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity, UCI is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, supports work-life balance through an array of family-friendly policies, and is dedicated to broadening participation in higher education.
Candidates must have a Ph.D., Dr.P.H., M.D., or equivalent degree.
Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
Statement of Research (Optional)
Teaching Statement - See our guidance for writing a reflective teaching statement.
Inclusive Excellence Activities Statement - Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to inclusive excellence will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence. See our guidance for writing an inclusive excellence activities statement.
Authorization to Release Information Form - A reference check will be completed only if you are made a tentative offer to a Professor or Professor of Teaching series, at any rank. Download, complete, sign, and upload the form: https://ap.uci.edu/wp-content/uploads/AuthReleaseForm.pdf
Teaching Evaluations for the last one to two years - Provide teaching evaluations for a one to two year period if applicable. Provide in one pdf document.
- 3-5 letters of reference required
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.