Lecturer Recruitment in the Colleges Writing Programs and Environmental Studies Minor Program


One of the features that sets UC San Diego apart from other major universities in the United States is its family of undergraduate colleges: Revelle, John Muir, Thurgood Marshall, Earl Warren, Eleanor Roosevelt, and Sixth. Each of UCSD’s six undergraduate colleges has its own writing/core program. In addition, the Environmental Studies Minor Program is housed within the colleges, through John Muir College. The colleges may appoint lecturers throughout the academic year.

Click the links below for information on each individual program:

Humanities Program - Revelle College

Muir College Writing Program - John Muir College

Environmental Studies Program - John Muir College

Dimensions of Culture Program - Thurgood Marshall College

Warren College Writing Program - Earl Warren College

Making of the Modern World - Eleanor Roosevelt College

Culture, Art and Technology - Sixth College

Lecturer appointments vary in % effort and duration within the academic year (September through June) depending on the course and program. All programs receive lecturer applications through an online UCSD website, UC San Diego Recruit. Applications are accepted starting in the Winter for the following academic year. The application deadline varies.


Depending on the program, a Masters degree or higher is required to be appointed as a Lecturer. Solid teaching experience at the University level and demonstrated strong leadership or commitment to support diversity, equity, and inclusion in an academic setting is also required. For specific qualifications, please review the specific job posting for each program.


The following are the current lecturer recruitments for the upcoming academic year:

Humanities Program, Revelle College


Muir College Writing Program


Muir Environmental Studies, Muir College


Dimension of Culture, Thurgood Marshall College


Dimensions of Culture, Thurgood Marshall College (Upper Division)


Public Service Minor, Thurgood Marshall College


Warren College Writing Program


Making of the Modern World Writing Program, Eleanor Roosevelt College


Culture, Art and Technology Writing Program, Sixth College


Please direct questions about the lecturer application process to the Colleges Business Office at colleges@ucsd.edu

Colleges Business Office