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Art Department Lecturer Pool 2024-25

Position overview

Position title: Lecturer
Salary range: See Table #15 at https://www.ucop.edu/academic-personnel-programs/_files/2023-24/july-2023-acad-salary-scales/t15.pdf for the salary range for this position. Annual Salary Range $66,259-$186,466. Rank and salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Window

Open date: March 14, 2024

Next review date: Saturday, Mar 1, 2025 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Saturday, Mar 1, 2025 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date.

Position description

The UCLA Department of Art is creating a pool of candidates to teach courses in all areas (Ceramics, Interdisciplinary Studio, New Genres, Painting & Drawing, Photography, and Sculpture) of the department for the 2024-25 academic year. Members of the pool would be called upon to teach lower division, upper division or graduate students as needed and dependent upon funding.

CERAMICS- Applicants must be able to teach in form construction (hand-building and wheel-throwing) and surface design (glazing and other techniques) and be skilled in the use of throwing wheels, slab rollers, gas and electric kilns, and glazes and raw materials.

INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIO - Applicants must be able to teach across artistic mediums, academic disciplines, and social concerns that extend beyond the framework of individual studio art practice.

NEW GENRES - Applicants must be able to teach across artistic mediums including moving image, sound, performance, installation, hybrid, and emerging art forms.

PAINTING & DRAWING-Applicants must be able to teach the basics of painting and/or drawing including technical skill as well as advanced concepts and practice.

PHOTOGRAPHY -Applicants must be able to teach issues of contemporary photography, encompassing print, installation, and video.

SCULPTURE - Applicants must be able to teach woodworking, metal working, mold-making and casting, and some digital fabrication as well as modeling, carving, casting, welding, and other media.

Salary: Rank and salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

This position is represented by the University Council – American Federation of Teachers: https://ucnet.universityofcalifornia.edu/labor/bargaining-units/ix/contract.html. Internal applicants will be considered for reappointment prior to the consideration of external applicants.

Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

BA in related field

Application Requirements

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

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Statement on Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion - An EDI Statement describes a faculty candidate’s past, present, and future (planned) contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion. To learn more about how UCLA thinks about contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion, please review our Sample Guidance for Candidates and related EDI Statement FAQ document.

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)

1 required; 2 optional (3 total)

Apply link: https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/JPF09234

Help contact: katrina21@arts.ucla.edu

About UCLA

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.

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.

For the University of California’s Affirmative Action Policy, please visit https://www.ucop.edu/academic-personnel-programs/_files/apm/apm-035.pdf.

For the University of California’s Anti-Discrimination Policy, please visit https://policy.ucop.edu/doc/1001004/Anti-Discrimination.

Job location

Los Angeles, CA