The School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts seeks a lecturer(s) to teach courses in Spanish for Summer 2021 Sessions. Courses being offered may include but not limited to:
Spanish for Heritage Speakers I Medical Translation & Interpretation
In addition to teaching the course(s), the instructor is responsible for creating a syllabus, holding weekly office hours (2 hours/week), and grading examinations and/or papers.
Masters and/or PhD Spanish language or Literature or related area and experience teaching at the college or university level are required. Must be able to provide a record of excellence in teaching.
This is a limited-term appointment which falls under the purview of the agreement for the Lecturers Unit between University of California and the American Federation of Teachers. Terms and conditions of employment are subject to UC policy and appropriate collective bargaining agreement. See the following url for additional information: http://ucnet.universityofcalifornia.edu/labor/bargaining-units/ix/index.html
Salary is based on an annual full time rate of $56,381.00.
Summer Session A Dates: May 24 – July 2, 2021 Summer Session B Dates: June 21 – August 13, 2021 Summer Session C Dates: July 6 – August 13, 2021 Summer Session D Dates: May 24 - August 13, 2021
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