Temporary Lecturer Positions in Political Science

The Department of Political Science at UCLA seeks applications for temporary, part-time lecturer positions during the 2018-2019 academic year.

Responsibilities will include lecturing, conducting regularly scheduled office hours, and the writing and grading of exams. Qualified candidates must have a Ph.D. in political science, or a Ph.D. Certificate of Completion by June 11, 2018.

Candidates should provide (1) a CV, (2) a 1 page statement of teaching statement, (3) teaching evaluations, (4) a list of courses they can teach (see courses in the 100-184 range in our course catalog: http://www.registrar.ucla.edu/Academics/Course-Descriptions/Course-Details?SA=POL+SCI&funsel=3 , and, if available, (5) sample course syllabi.

Please submit your application materials at https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/JPF03557. Preference will be given to applicants who apply by March 16, 2018. However, the search will remain open until any positions are filled.


Reader Positions

Readers assist with the reading and grading of students’ papers and exams under the guidance and supervision of faculty members. Readers are appointed on an hourly basis. The current hourly wage is:

$15.32/hr. for Graduate Students

$14.56/hr. for Undergraduate Students

Preference will also be given to Political Science majors and to those students who have earned at least a ‘B’ in the course for which they wish to read. Readers must be registered, enrolled in at least 12 units, and have a 3.0 GPA.

Reader positions are represented by a collective bargaining unit (UAW). The contract between the University of California and UAW can be found at: http://ucnet.universityofcalifornia.edu/labor/bargaining-units/bx/contract.html

If you are interested in applying for a Reader position for any of the courses listed, please contact the instructor by the email address for the course listing.

Summer Session C 2017 Positions Available:

**Class PS 150  – Political Violence

If interested, please contact the instructor directly, Jeffrey Simon Campus at email: jdsimon@earthlink.net


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, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy