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Lecturer - Art Practice
University of California Berkeley


Date Posted Sep. 16, 2022
Title Lecturer - Art Practice
University University of California Berkeley
Berkeley, CA, United States
Department
Application Deadline 03/14/2023
Position Start Date Available immediately
 
 
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Art - General
 
 


Lecturer - Art Practice


Position overview

Position title: Lecturer- Art Practice

Salary range: Minimum annual salary rate of $62,455 (full-time rate)

Percent time: 33%-100%

Anticipated start: May 23, 2022 for Summer Session A; July 5, 2022 for Summer Session D; August 24, 2022 for Fall 2022; January 17, 2023 for spring 2023

Position duration: Minimum 1 year

Application Window
Open date: March 14, 2022

Most recent review date: Wednesday, Apr 6, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Tuesday, Mar 14, 2023 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 Art Practice at the University of California, Berkeley invites applications for a pool of temporary lecturers to teach studio courses including, but not limited to ceramics, printmaking, drawing, photography, painting, sculpture, video, foundations of visual thinking, and seminars in contemporary global art. Some of these courses are offered in summer sessions only.

Duties include teaching a studio and/or lecture course (or courses), advising students, and holding regular office hours. A Lecturer helps students build conceptual and critical foundations, and practical studio skills that focus on materials, methods, form, content, history, and process. Summer Sessions courses meet for a total of 16 hours per week (usually 4 hours x 4 days a week) for 6 weeks. Academic Year courses meet for 6 hours of lecture per week (3 hours x 2 days a week).

UC Lecturers are academic appointees in an organized bargaining unit and are exclusively represented by the American Federation of Teachers - Unit 18.

Department: https://art.berkeley.edu/

Program: http://guide.berkeley.edu/courses/art/
Qualifications
Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

Advanced degree or be enrolled in an advanced degree program.
Additional qualifications (required at time of start)

Advanced degree.
Preferred qualifications

MFA (or equivalent international degree). Outstanding oral and written communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, and teaching experience.
Application Requirements
Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
  • Cover Letter - Applicants can apply to more than one discipline. Please stipulate at the top of your letter which discipline(s) you are applying for.
    Please indicate your availability and preference for Summer 2022, Fall 2022, or Spring 2023.
  • Statement on Contributions to Advancing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion - Statement on your contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion, including information about your understanding of these topics, your record of activities to date, and your specific plans and goals for advancing equity and inclusion if hired at Berkeley (for additional information go to https://ofew.berkeley.edu/recruitment/contributions-diversity).
    (Optional)
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Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)

Letters of reference will only be solicited for finalists
Apply link: https://aprecruit.berkeley.edu/JPF03399

Help contact: erik_nelson@berkeley.edu
Campus Information

Diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging are core values at UC Berkeley. Our excellence can only be fully realized by faculty, students, and academic and non-academic staff who share our commitment to these values. Successful candidates for our academic positions will demonstrate evidence of a commitment to advancing equity, inclusion, and belonging.

The University of California, Berkeley 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. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct

In searches when letters of reference are required all letters will be treated as confidential per University of California policy and California state law. Please refer potential referees, including when letters are provided via a third party (i.e., dossier service or career center), to the UC Berkeley statement of confidentiality (http://apo.berkeley.edu/ucb-confidentiality-policy) prior to submitting their letter.

As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Policy. All Covered Individuals under the policy must provide proof of Full Vaccination or, if applicable, submit a request for Exception (based on Medical Exemption, Disability, and/or Religious Objection) or Deferral (based on pregnancy) no later than the applicable deadline. Please refer to Appendix F, Section II.C. of the policy for the deadlines applicable to new University of California employees. (Capitalized terms in this paragraph are defined in the policy.) Federal, state, or local public health directives may impose additional requirements.

Positions that are represented by a collective bargaining unit or agent have particular contracts. For more information, please refer to the relevant contract: Lecturer contract, Postdoctoral contract, Research Series contract, and Librarian contract. Questions about represented positions can be directed to the hiring unit.
Job location Berkeley, CA

To apply, visit https://aprecruit.berkeley.edu/JPF03399




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