Lecturer - Real Estate Development Design - College of Environmental Design - University of California, Berkeley

February 15, 2018

University of California, Berkeley

Berkeley, California 94720

Recruitment Period

Open date: January 24th, 2018 Last review date: February 7th, 2018

Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled. Final date: December 14th, 2018

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 College of Environmental Design (CED) at UC Berkeley invites applications for a pool of qualified temporary, part-time instructors to teach studio and non-studio courses for the Master of Real Estate Development + Design program (MRED+D) in the following areas: real estate finance, development, law, and professional practice, architecture, city planning, urban design, and landscape architecture should an opening arise. Screening of applicants is ongoing and will continue as needed. The number of positions varies from semester to semester, depending upon the needs of MRED+D program leadership. Lecturers are appointed at 33% time when teaching one course per semester, and at reduced percentage when co-teaching. The department rarely appoints lecturers to teach two or more courses per semester. Salary is commensurate with experience. Appointments may be renewed based on need, funding, and performance.


General Duties: In addition to teaching responsibilities, general duties include holding office hours, assigning grades, advising students, preparing course materials (e.g., syllabus), and using Cal’s electronic resources for course management.


Basic qualifications: Applicants must hold an advanced degree (minimally a Master’s degree or equivalent degree) or a professional degree where applicable, and have work experience in one of the following concentrations such as: Architecture, Landscape Architecture, City & Regional or Urban Planning, Economics, Business, Real Estate, Law at time of application. Candidate must be able to legally work in the United States; the Department is unable to

arrange work permits for Lecturer positions.


Preferred Qualifications:

 Teaching experience.

 5 years of work experience since advanced degree.


Application documents:

 Statement of Interest

 CV

 Portfolio (if interested in teaching studios)

 Contact information for 3 references

 Statement of Contributions to Diversity (optional) Statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through research, teaching, and/or service.


Your application is only complete and available for review when you receive an auto-generated confirmation from

the recruitment system.


Letters of reference are not needed at time of application. If needed, the department will contact references directly to request the letters. All letters will be treated as confidential per University of California policy and California state law. Please refer potential referees, including when letters are provided via a third party (i.e., dossier service or career center), to the UC Berkeley statement of confidentiality.


Applications will be accepted and reviewed for department needs, through December 14, 2018. If you would like to continue to be considered after that time you will need to submit a new application when the new pool opens. Appointments for fall semester are usually reviewed in April and May, for summer session in March and April, and for spring semester in October and November.


We encourage applications from individuals who will contribute to diversity in higher education. 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. 


Job location

Berkeley, CA





Statement of Interest



Curriculum Vitae



Portfolio (if interested in teaching studios) (Optional)



Additional Space if needed for large files (Optional)



Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through research, teaching, and/or service. (Optional)


References3 references required (contact information only)