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Lecturer - General - Physical Education Program
University of California Berkeley

Date Posted Jul. 25, 2022
Title Lecturer - General - Physical Education Program
University University of California Berkeley
Berkeley, CA, United States
Application Deadline 11/03/2022
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Physical Education & Kinesiology

Lecturer - General - Physical Education Program

Position overview Position title: Pre-Six Lecturer Salary range: $56,945; salary commensurate with education and experience. Percent time: Part-Time. Positions may vary from 9% per semester to 100% FTE depending upon need. (One class is 9%) Anticipated start: Spring 2022. The Department typically reviews applications for course needs in August-November for spring appointments, and February/March for fall. Position duration: Semester Application Window
Open date: November 3rd, 2021

Most recent review date: Wednesday, Nov 17, 2021 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: Thursday, Nov 3, 2022 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 Physical Education Program at the University of California, Berkeley seeks applicants for non-tenure track lecturer positions.

Successful candidates will teach physical activity courses at elementary through advanced levels in physical education, in the following subject areas:
  • Fitness: Triathlon, Cycling
  • Martial Arts: Tai Chi, Karate, Krav Maga, Muay Thai, Jujitsu
  • Sports: Golf, Archery, Fencing, Soccer
  • Watercraft (SUP, kayak, canoe, sailing)
  • Dance: Flamenco, Hip-Hop, Ballet, Tap

    In addition to teaching responsibilities, general duties may include: holding office hours, assigning grades, advising students, preparing course materials (e.g. syllabus), creating and grading exams, and using a learning management system (e.g. bCourses) and/or maintaining a course website.

    UC Lecturers are academic appointees in an organized bargaining unit and are exclusively represented by American Federation of Teachers - Unit 18.
    Qualifications Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

    Bachelor's degree (or equivalent international degree).
    Additional qualifications (required at time of start)

    At least one year prior teaching experience.
    Preferred qualifications

    At least one year prior experience teaching one or more of the listed subjects at the adult or college level.

    Master's or equivalent international degree in related field. Professional accomplishments or recognition in one or more area of specialization.
    Application Requirements Document requirements

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

    • Cover Letter

    • Statement of Teaching

    • 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
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    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:

    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 ( 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

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