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Lecturer Pool - Department of Ancient Greek and Roman Studies - College of Letters & Science
University of California Berkeley

Date Posted Apr. 2, 2024
Title Lecturer Pool - Department of Ancient Greek and Roman Studies - College of Letters & Science
University University of California Berkeley
Berkeley, CA, United States
Department Ancient Greek and Roman Studies
Application Deadline 03/31/2025
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Foreign Languages/Literatures

Lecturer Pool - Department of Ancient Greek and Roman Studies - College of Letters & Science

Position overview

Position title: Non-Senate
Salary range: The UC academic salary scales set the minimum pay at appointment. See the following table(s) for the current salary scale(s) for this position: A reasonable estimate for this position would be $66,259 to $94,470; salary is commensurate with teaching experience.

Percent time: 25% to 100%

Anticipated start: 8/1/2024

Position duration: The Department reviews applications for fall teaching in March and April, and applications for spring teaching in October and November, and for the summer in March (if applicable).

Application Window
Open date: April 1, 2024

Most recent review date: Monday, Apr 15, 2024 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: Monday, Mar 31, 2025 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 description

The Department of Ancient Greek and Roman Studies at the University of California, Berkeley, invites applications for a pool of qualified temporary instructors to teach in person sections of the following lower and/or upper division lecture courses :

  • Reading & Composition
  • Greek Language
  • Latin Language
  • Classics

May include section teaching instead of lead instructor for course.

Responsibilities may include (but are not limited to): teaching one or more sections of a lecture course (or courses) and attending all lectures ; advising students and holding regular office hours; assigning grades; preparing course materials; and maintaining a course website. Generally, independent courses meet for a total of 3-4 hours per week; each section of lecture courses meets for a total of 2 hours per week (lecture attendance adds 3-4 hours).


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

Additional qualifications (required at time of start)
Advanced degree

Preferred qualifications
For Reading & Composition courses, experience teaching college composition

For Greek/Latin language courses and Classics courses, PhD (or equivalent international degree) in Classics or related field

Application Requirements

Document requirements

  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
  • Cover Letter
  • Statement of Teaching
  • Statement on Contributions to Advancing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion - Statement on your contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion, including information about your understanding of these topics, your record of activities to date, and your specific plans and goals for advancing equity and inclusion if hired at Berkeley. More Information and guidelines.

Reference requirements

  • 3 required (contact information only)


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