Lecturer in Engineering and Environmental Geology: Winter 2024 (January- March)
University of California Los Angeles
Location: Los Angeles, California
Internal Number: 4208546
Lecturer in Engineering and Environmental Geology: Winter 2024 (January- March) University of California Los Angeles
Requisition Number: JPF08410
UCLA Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences seeks applications for a temporary lecturer position in the area of Engineering and Environmental Geology for the Winter 2024 Quarter. Responsibilities will include lecturing, conducting regularly scheduled office hours, writing and grading exams and problem sets for an upper division Engineering and Environmental Geology undergraduate course. The course will cover principles and practice of soil mechanics and foundation engineering in light of geologic conditions, recognition, prediction, and control or abatement of subsidence, landslides, earthquakes, and surface/subsurface disposal of liquids and solid wastes.
Qualified candidates will have an M.S. or Ph.D. in Engineering Geology or equivalent discipline. Experience in teaching and/or practicing Engineering and Environmental Geology is preferred but not required.
Applications will be accepted beginning May 15, 2023 until June 15, 2023
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 complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy, https://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/DiscHarassAffirmAction jeid-d8d9123bb6561b4da93239139fe76763
UCLA is known worldwide for the breadth and quality of its academic, research, health care, cultural, continuing education and athletic programs. UCLA offers undergraduate degrees in more than 127 majors and graduate degrees in 198 program areas. UCLA has 11 highly regarded professional schools. Eight are ranked among the nation's top 15 in their field by U.S. News & World Report. UCLA is consistently among the most popular campus in the nation for undergraduate applicants. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Benefits:UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 13 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union.