Lecturer of Biology in Integrative Biology
University of California Berkeley, Department of Anthropology
United States


The Department of Integrative Biology (IB) at UC Berkeley invites applications for a pool of part-time or full-time, temporary, non-tenure track Lecturer positions to teach IB courses as need arises. This pool will remain open until October 11, 2019 to accommodate upcoming course needs and new applicants. Appointments for Fall semesters are usually reviewed in April, Spring semester appointments are reviewed in September, and Summer appointments are reviewed in January. If you wish to remain in the pool after October 11, 2019, you will need to reapply. Positions typically start at the beginning of the semester, and appointments may be renewable based on need, funding, and performance. Positions may range from 15% to 100% depending on the number of courses taught and duties performed.

Teaching Responsibilities
We are seeking outstanding lecturers who can teach/co-teach small, medium, and large size seminar and/or laboratory courses in the broad subject areas listed below:
• Ecology
• Evolution
• Organismal Biology
• Integrative Human Biology


General Duties
In addition to teaching responsibilities, general duties include holding office hours, creating and grading quizzes and/or exams, assigning grades, advising students, preparing course materials (e.g., syllabus), and using a learning management system (e.g., bCourses at UC Berkeley, Blackboard, Canvas, etc.).

Minimum Basic Qualifications (by time of application): Advanced degree or enrolled in an advanced degree program at the time of application.

Additional Qualifications (by start date): A Ph.D. or equivalent international degree in the biological sciences is required by the start date of the job. Experience teaching a college level course (previously employed as a graduate student instructor, teaching assistant, lecturer, etc.) of the biological sciences is also required.

Preferred Qualifications:
Familiarity with a web-based learning management system for grading and classroom management is preferred.

Minimum starting annual full-time salary rate is $54,738. Salary to be commensurate with experience and education. Some credit will be given to prior college-level teaching experience (not including graduate student or summer sessions teaching).

The Department is interested in candidates who will contribute to diversity and equal opportunity in higher education through their teaching or other related areas.

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, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of Californian on discrimination and affirmative action policy 

Application Process
To apply, please go to the following link: https://aprecruit.berkeley.edu/apply/JPF01938. For more information, please send an email to ib_recruit@berkeley.edu.

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