Unit 18 Lecturer (non-senate) - Public Health
University of California, Irvine, College of Health Sciences - Public Health
United States

Unit 18 Lecturer (non-senate)


  • College of Health Sciences - Public Health



Open August 6th, 2018 through June 30th, 2019


Position: Lecturer (non-senate)


The Department of Population Health & Disease Prevention, Susan and Henry Samueli College of Health Sciences at the University of California-Irvine is currently accepting applications for temporary Unit 18 Lecturers (Non-Senate Faculty) for the 2018-2019 academic year to teach courses in Graduate and Undergraduate programs. Professional expertise and/or previous experience teaching at the university level are required. Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience. Generally, lecturers are offered appointments for one academic quarter at a time and at varying percentages of time, depending on the number and nature of courses assigned. Most courses are scheduled during the day within regular workweeks.


Applicants should hold a Ph.D., Dr.P.H., M.D., or equivalent degree, and will be expected to teach core courses in the baccalaureate programs, including (but not limited to) Principles of Public Health (Public Health 1) Case Studies in Public Health Practice (Public Health 2), AIDS Fundamentals (Public Health 80), Introduction to Epidemiology (Public Health 101), and Public Health Practicum (Public Health195W). Opportunities may arise for lecturers to teach graduate-level courses, particularly for those with professional public health training and experience.


Candidates may be expected to teach upper division courses required to fulfill curricula specifications for the Public Health Minor, the Certificate in Global Health, and initiatives in workforce development. Ability to supervise students in the Honors Research will be considered. Candidates should possess excellent pedagogical and organizational skills. Those with expertise in teaching critical thinking (including but not limited to statistics and study design) and writing about public health issues for various audiences are particularly encouraged to apply. The successful applicant will be expected to assist with the undergraduate public health practicum program; supervise students in directed and independent study; mentor honors research students; and participate in departmental service activities.


To apply, please log onto UC Irvine’s recruitment site located at https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF04880


Applicants should complete an online application profile and upload the following application materials electronically to be considered for this position:

  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Three reference letters
  4. Statement of Contributions to Diversity a) This is a separate statement that addresses past and/or potential contributions to diversity, equity and inclusion.


UC Irvine is one of ten campuses of the highly regarded University of California system. With approximately 29,000 students, 1,100 faculty members, a highly ranked medical school, our campus offers a wealth of opportunities for research collaboration and is ranked among the top 10 public universities in the US. Established in 2003, our rapidly growing Program in Public Health offers BA, BS, MPH, and PhD degrees in a variety of emphasis areas. The U.S. News and World Report recently ranked our MPH program as #10 in the country. More information is available on our web site at http://publichealth.uci.edu/.


The University of California, Irvine 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, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy. A recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity, UCI is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, supports work-life balance through an array of family-friendly policies, and is dedicated to broadening participation in higher education.



Irvine, CA



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

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching - See our guidance for writing a reflective teaching statement.

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to diversity will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence.

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 letters of reference required



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