Lecturer in Ecology, Evolution or Behavior

UCLA in California

Deadline February 14, 2014
Date Posted December 19, 2013
Type Non tenure track
Salary Not specified
Employment Type Full-time

The Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of California, Los Angeles seeks a dynamic and inspirational lecturer for a full-time, non-tenure track, academic-year position. This position is intended as a continuing appointment.  Expected qualifications are a broad expertise in animal or plant ecology, evolutionary biology or behavior.  Prior experience in teaching and developing curricula is essential, and experience with developing online courses, student-centered classrooms or assessment and evaluation of learning outcomes is desirable.  Instructional responsibilities may include a mix of courses in: General Education; a lower-division introductory course for majors; and upper-division courses in Ecology, Evolution or Animal Behavior. The lecturer would be encouraged to develop and teach a course in their area of expertise.  There may also be opportunities to participate in the EEB Department’s capstone off-campus field courses in marine or terrestrial biology. Summer research is encouraged and some institutional support may be available. As a campus with a diverse student body, individuals with a history of mentoring under-represented minorities in the sciences are encouraged to discuss their activities in their cover letter. Women and minority applicants are encouraged to apply. UCLA is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of faculty and staff diversity.  Please submit a CV, cover letter including teaching statement and evaluations, and representative syllabi to: https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/JPF00134 by February 14, 2014.

How To Apply

You can apply for this position online at https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/JPF00134