University of California Riverside
Riverside, CA

Expires: 08/30/20

Job Dates

10/01/20 - 12/11/20


approx. $2082 per month

The Department of Theatre, Film, and Digital Production seeks to hire a qualified lecturer with a strong record of teaching and design to teach one section of
TFDP 101: Introduction to Design in the Fall 2020 quarter (October 1 December 18, 2020) The course meets Fridays, 11:00 am 2:50 pm PST. Because of COVID-19, the class is to be taught online, either asynchronously (with assignments posted and lectures videoed) or synchronously (in real-time zoom meetings with students.)

According to the UCR COVID-19 Instructional Continuity Plan, UCR will not require any instructor to teach in-person and During the 2020-21 academic year, we expect that the default instructional mode will continue to be remote-only, but this plan allows for the possibility of some classes to be taught in-person by exceptional approval. For the current Plan, see https://campusreturn.ucr.edu/sites/g/files/rcwecm4671/files/2020-07/UCR%20COVID-19%20Instructional%20Continuty%20Plan%2007072020.pdf

Our department is committed to reflecting our student diversity in the ways in which we cast and produce our work.

The appointment will begin on October 1, 2020 and continue for one quarter, with a salary of approx. $6264.56 per course. The position is contingent upon funding.

Required Qualifications: MFA or PhD in Design in film, theatre or related field, or a minimum of 3 years equivalent professional experience. The candidates should have broad experience in the design field, including lighting, CAD, etc.

Preferred Qualifications: Teaching experience at the university level is desired. UCR is a world-class research university with an exceptionally diverse undergraduate student body. Its mission is explicitly linked to providing routes to educational success for under-represented and first-generation college students. A commitment to this mission is a preferred qualification.

Application: Applicants must apply online at https://aprecruit.ucr.edu/apply/JPF01314

Review of applications will begin August 30, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled. Please submit the following:

Letter of application
Curriculum vitae
Copy of highest degree transcript
Three current letters of recommendation
Teaching evidence: 1-3 sample syllabi of previously taught courses or a sample of student evaluations
Statement of contributions to diversity that addresses past and/or potential contributions to diversity through teaching, research, professional activity, and/or service

Inquiries can be made to:

Bryan Bradford, Department Administrator
UCR Department of Theatre, Film, and Digital Production

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Bryan Bradford

Administrative Coordinator



(951) 827-5568

Business Address

900 University Ave

ARTS 121

Riverside, CA 92521

Posted: 07/31/2020 16:35:14 EST

Last Updated: 07/31/2020 19:00 EST

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