University of California, Santa Cruz, Mathematics Department

Position ID: UCSC-LECTURER [#17660, JPF00887-21P]
Position Title: Lecturer (Pool - Ongoing)
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Santa Cruz, California 95064, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2021/07/09 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2021/05/04, listed until 2021/07/09)
Position Description:    

APPLICATION WINDOW Open July 31st, 2020 through Friday, Jul 9, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

If you apply to this recruitment by July 9th, 2021, you will have until July 23rd, 2021 to complete your application.

POSITION DESCRIPTION The Department of Mathematics at the University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC) invites applications for an ongoing pool of part-time lecturers who may be appointed to teach various courses. Course topics include, but are not limited to, upper division and graduate level algebra, analysis and geometry, as well as, lower division areas of algebra, trigonometry, precalculus, and calculus. Outstanding candidates with experience to teach courses in one or more of the above areas are encouraged to apply.

The campus is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their teaching and other assigned duties. Appointments are temporary positions with end dates and generally made one quarter at a time, based on the changing curricular needs of the Department.


SALARY Commensurate with qualifications and experience and the particular courses the lecturer is appointed to teach. Compensation for Summer Session courses may vary from courses taught during the academic year.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS PhD (or equivalent foreign degree) in mathematics or a closely related field at time of application.

POSITION AVAILABLE Appointments are contingent on the hiring unit’s instructional need and the availability of funding. Appointments are typically made during one or more quarters of the regular academic year (fall, winter, and spring quarters). Appointments may also be made during Summer Session.

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS Applications are accepted via the UCSC Academic Recruit online system. All documents and materials must be submitted as PDFs.

APPLY AT Please refer to Position # JPF00887-21P in all correspondence.

Reference Requirement Applications must include confidential letters of recommendation* (a minimum of four are required and a maximum of six will be accepted). Note that your references or dossier service will submit their confidential letters directly to the UC Recruit System.

*All letters will be treated as confidential per University of California policy and California state law. For any reference letter provided via a third party (i.e., dossier service, career center), direct the author to UCSC’s confidentiality statement at

RECRUITMENT PERIOD Applications for this recruitment will be accepted through July 9, 2021. This recruitment is valid for initial appointments beginning fall quarter 2020 through fall quarter 2021. Initial appointments made after this period must be made through other recruitments.

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. UC Santa Cruz is committed to excellence through diversity and strives to establish a climate that welcomes, celebrates, and promotes respect for the contributions of all students and employees. Inquiries regarding the University’s equal employment opportunity policies may be directed to the Office for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at the University of California, Santa Cruz, CA 95064 or by phone at (831) 459-2686.

Under Federal law, the University of California may employ only individuals who are legally able to work in the United States as established by providing documents as specified in the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986. Certain UCSC positions funded by federal contracts or sub-contracts require the selected candidate to pass an E-Verify check (see The university sponsors employment-based visas for nonresidents who are offered academic appointments at UC Santa Cruz (see

UCSC is a smoke & tobacco-free campus.

If you need accommodation due to a disability, please contact Disability Management Services at (831) 459-4602.

UCSC is committed to addressing the spousal and partner employment needs of our candidates and employees. As part of this commitment, our institution is a member of the Northern California Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (NorCal HERC). Visit the NorCal HERC website at to search for open positions within a commutable distance of our institution.

The University of California offers a competitive benefits package and a number of programs to support employee work/life balance. For information about employee benefits please visit



Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

Cover Letter - Letter of application that briefly summarizes your qualifications and interest in the position.

Statement of Teaching - Clearly outline your teaching experience, the mathematics courses you are qualified to teach, and your teaching interests.

Course Evaluations - Evaluations of your teaching from one of the most recent terms. (Optional)

Course Evaluations - Evaluations of your teaching from one of the most recent terms. (Optional)

Course Evaluations - Evaluations of your teaching from one of the most recent terms. (Optional)

Sample Course Material - Syllabus, handout, etc. (Optional)

Sample Course Material - Syllabus, handout, etc. (Optional)

Sample Course Material - Syllabus, handout, etc. (Optional)

Statement of Contributions to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion - Statement addressing your understanding of the barriers facing traditionally underrepresented groups and your past and/or future contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion through teaching and professional or public service. Candidates are urged to review guidelines on statements (see before preparing their application. (Optional)

Reference requirements 4-6 letters of reference required

JOB LOCATION Santa Cruz, California

We are not accepting applications for this job through Mathjobs.Org right now. Please apply at
Contact: Kathryn Baldwin
Postal Mail:
Faculty Recruitment Committee
Mathematics Department
Please reference position number in all correspondence.
University of California
1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95064
Web Page:

© 2021 MathJobs.Org, American Mathematical Society. All Rights Reserved.