Posted on: 
March 1, 2022

The Department of Linguistics at the University of California, Berkeley, is seeking a lecturer in Phonetics.

Duties include teaching six courses (three per semester), including Ling 110 “Phonetics” (for undergraduate students), Ling 113 “Experimental Phonetics” (for undergraduate students), Ling 10 “Sounds of English” (a lower-division undergraduate course), a graduate linguistics course, and two others to be determined.

Additional duties include holding regular office hours, calculating grades, advising students, preparing course materials and exams, managing graduate student instructors, and attending appropriate meetings/orientations, etc.

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

For those who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents, a legal permit that allows work in the United States (such as a U.S. visa that allows employment) is required by the start date of the position. The department is unable to provide a visa/work permit for this position.

The Department of Linguistics and the University of California, Berkeley, recognize and value contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion,

We welcome applications from those who have had non-traditional career paths, have achieved excellence in careers outside academia, or have taken time off for personal reasons. UC Berkeley has a number of policies and programs to support employees as they balance work and family.

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)
Advanced degree or enrolled in an advanced degree program at time of application.

Additional qualifications (required at time of start)
Advanced degree by start date.

Preferred qualifications
PhD (or equivalent international degree) in Linguistics and demonstrated excellence in teaching courses at the college level.

Public contact information: 

Siti Keo at [email protected]

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