UCLA ASIAN AMERICAN STUDIES DEPARTMENT OPEN POSITIONS: PART-TIME LECTURERS (NON-SENATE) 2021-22 University of California Los Angeles
Requisition Number: JPF06368
The Department of Asian American Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), invites applications for part-time Lecturer positions (Non-Senate) with primary responsibility in teaching interdisciplinary courses in Asian American Studies for the 2021-2022 academic year. Appointments are usually per course, on a quarter by quarter basis and we expect to need enough Lecturers to cover 15 courses. The UCLA Department of Asian American Studies offers a major, minor, a graduate concentration, and Master of Arts.
Academic appointment dates are as follows: Fall Quarter (October 1-December 31, 2021), Winter Quarter (January 1-March 31, 2022), and Spring Quarter (April 1-June 30, 2022).
We are especially looking for applicants who can teach the following courses:
History of Asian Americans (AAS 10) [Spring Quarter]
Contemporary Asian American Communities (AAS 20) [Fall Quarter]
Contemporary Asian American Communities (AAS 20W) [Winter Quarter]
Asian American Movement (AAS 40) [Winter Quarter]
Social Science Research Methods (AAS 103) [Fall Quarter]
Internships in Asian Pacific Communities (AAS 104B) [Fall & Spring Quarter]
Asian American Creative Writing (AAS 112C) [Fall & Spring Quarter]
Asian American & Pacific Islander Community-Based Learning (AAS 140SL) [Fall & Winter Quarters]
Critical Issues in US-Korea Relations (AAS 171C) [Winter Quarter]
Special Courses in Asian American Themes (AAS 187B) or Populations and Communities (AAS 187C): We welcome applicants who can offer special topics courses that complement our curriculum.
Topics in Research Methodologies (AAS 191A) [Winter Quarter]
Requirements: Applicants with a Ph.D. are preferred. Applicants who are advanced to Ph.D. candidacy or who have a M.A., M.F.A., or equivalent may be considered (currently enrolled UC students are not considered).
Application Procedure Preliminary review of applications and teaching assignments will be conducted starting May 3, 2021. Candidates should submit the following application materials online at https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/JPF06368.
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