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2020-21 Philosophy Temporary Lecturers

Recruitment Period

Open date: April 14th, 2020

Last review date: Sunday, Jun 14, 2020 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: Wednesday, Apr 14, 2021 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: Lecturer positions in the Department of Philosophy for the 2020-21 academic year.

Description: The Philosophy Department wishes to develop an applicant pool of part-time lecturers for 2020-21 to draw upon as the situation requires. Please check our website to see the range of courses we offer.

Qualification: Ph.D. (Philosophy preferred), college and university teaching experience preferred with demonstrated effective teaching. Candidate must be eligible to work in USA.

Salary: Commensurate with training and experience.

Dates Available:
Fall Quarter 2020 - September 30 through December 18, 2020
Winter Quarter 2021 - January 4 through March 19, 2021
Spring Quarter 2021 - March 29 through June 10, 2021

Deadline: June 14, 2020, or until positions are filled.

Apply to: Please apply on-line at:

If you have any questions, please contact:
Constance Suen
Department of Philosophy
University of California, Davis
One Shields Avenue Davis, CA 95616
or via e-mail

The University of California, Davis, and the Department of Philosophy are interested in candidates who are committed to the highest standards of scholarship and professional activities, and to the development of a campus climate that supports equality and diversity. The University of California is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.
This position is covered by a collective bargaining agreement.

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Job location

Davis, CA


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

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion - Contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion documented in the application file will be used to evaluate applicants. Visit for guidelines about writing a statement and why one is requested.

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)