Assistant Teaching Professor (LPSOE)

Scripps Institution of Oceanography
August 13, 2024
Offerd Salary:$124,500-. ​$137,600
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  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Social Sciences / UC San Diego
  • Position overview

    Position title: Assistant Teaching Professor (LPSOE)

    Salary range: A reasonable salary range estimate for this position is $124,500-. ​$137,600. The posted UC academic salary scales (https: // www. personnel-programs/compensation/2022-23-academic-salary-scales.html) set the minimum pay determined by rank and/or step at appointment. See the following table for the salary scale for this position https: // www. personnel-programs/files/2022-23/oct-2022-salary-scales/t1-l.pdf. The base salary range, from the salary table(s), for this position is $$70,900-$92,800. “Off-scale salaries”, i.e., a salary that is higher than the published system- wide salary at the designated rank and step, are offered when necessary to meet competitive conditions.

    Application Window

    Open date: August 16, 2023

    Next review date: Monday, Sep 18, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time) Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

    Final date: Tuesday, Aug 13, 2024 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time) Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

    Position description

    The Department of Political Science at the University of California, San Diego (https: // invites applications for appointment as tenure- track Assistant Teaching Professor to begin July 1, 2024. The position is open with regard to area of specialization, but candidates should be prepared to teach courses in political science methodology to first-generation college students and/or Law and Politics.

    An Assistant Teaching Professor is also known within the UC system as a Lecturer with Potential Security of Employment (LPSOE). The Teaching Professor series parallels that of the research-focused faculty series but with emphasis upon excellence in teaching and other instruction-related activities. Individuals in the position are expected to provide outstanding teaching, as well as to engage in professional and/or scholarly activity and service related to the pedagogical mission and commitment to equity, and, inclusion shared by the program and university. This appointment confers membership in UCSD's Academic Senate. The Teaching Professor series includes security of employment analogous to tenure granted upon promotion to the Associate (LSOE) level.

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    Basic qualifications (Required at Time of Application)

    Must currently hold a PhD in Political Science or a related field or be currently pursuing a PhD with ABD status.

    Additional qualifications (Required at Time of Start)

    Must hold a PhD in Political Science or related field by start date of appointment as Assistant Teaching Professor.

    Preferred qualifications

  • Excellence in teaching and contribution to instruction-related activities
  • Research relevant to course content and pedagogy
  • Strong demonstrated accomplishments in areas contributing to diversity, equity, and inclusion.
  • Application Requirements

    Document requirements

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Statement of Teaching - A statement of teaching philosophy and/or goals, as well as pedagogical strategies for achieving these goals.

  • Documentation of Teaching Excellence - PDF files or links to teaching evaluations and instructional materials developed by the candidate, and any additional evidence of teaching impact the candidate wishes to include.

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Applicants should summarize their past or potential contributions to diversity. See our Faculty Equity site for more information.

  • Research samples - PDF files or links to relevant scholarly work.

  • Reference requirements

  • 3-5 letters of reference required
  • Apply link: https: //

    Help contact: [email protected]

    Campus Information

    The University of California, San Diego is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, covered veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

    As a University employee, you will be required to comply with all applicable University policies and/or collective bargaining agreements, as may be amended from time to time. Federal, state, or local government directives may impose additional requirements.

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    La Jolla, CA

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