Lecturer in Civil and Environmental Engineering

University of California, Berkeley

United States

Lecturer - Civil and Environmental Engineering


  • College of Engineering - Civil & Environ Engineer



Open date: February 26th, 2018
Last review date: March 19th, 2018

Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: January 31st, 2019

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.


The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley is generating a new applicant pool of qualified temporary instructors and invites applications for a lecturer position to teach courses in our department in the areas of Energy, Civil Infrastructure and Climate; Engineering and Project Management; Environmental Engineering; Geoengineering; Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Materials; Systems (Civil Systems); and Transportation Engineering. The previous pool closed January 2018. Those interested in remaining in the pool must reapply.


This pool is being generated in case of need and will remain open through January 31, 2019. We plan to hire for Summer Sessions 2018, for the Fall 2018 semester, and for the Spring 2019 semester, if the need arises. The review of applications for summer sessions will be in March, for fall semester appointments in May, and for spring semester appointments in October. Candidates under consideration will be contacted by our department. Selected candidates will hold the title of Lecturer. To learn more about our department please visit http://www.ce.berkeley.edu/.


General Duties:

In addition to classroom/laboratory teaching and preparation, general duties may include (but are not limited to) managing and mentoring graders and/or graduate student instructors (teaching assistants), holding office hours, assigning grades, advising students, preparing course materials (e.g., syllabus), and maintaining course website.


Minimum/Basic qualifications required: Bachelor’s or equivalent degree in area of expertise at time of application is required.


Additional qualifications: Experience in the field of Civil and Environmental Engineering is required by the start date of the job.


Preferred qualifications: Ph.D. or equivalent degree in an engineering discipline (or related field) and prior teaching experience is preferred.


Salary range: Annual full-time salary range: $60,419 - $89,693. Starting salary will be commensurate with degrees currently held, past college-level teaching experience and equity within the department.


Positions are typically part-time. Instructors teaching one 3-5 unit course during summer sessions will normally be appointed at 11% time. Instructors teaching one course with three hours of lecture per week during the semester will normally be appointed at 33% time; exact percentages depend on contact hours and other assigned duties. Lecturers hired to teach during summer sessions are employed between May and August. Lecturers hired to teach during the fall semester are employed from August through December. Lecturers hired to teach during the spring semester are employed from January through May. Information regarding courses in our department is available in the Berkeley Academic Guide located at http://guide.berkeley.edu/courses/civ_eng/.


Please submit your application materials electronically through Berkeley’s Academic Personnel recruiting website at http://aprecruit.berkeley.edu/apply/JPF01676. Applicants must submit a curriculum vitae, cover letter, and past teaching evaluations or other evidence of teaching experience and quality.


The current pool will close on January 31, 2019. Those interested in remaining in the pool beyond January 31, 2019 will need to reapply. Please direct questions to lecturerjobs@ce.berkeley.edu.


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: http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct.



Berkeley, CA



More information about this recruitment: http://www.ce.berkeley.edu



Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae

  • Cover Letter

  • Past Teaching Evaluations - (or other evidence of teaching experience and quality)



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