Open Positions within HDP

Academic and administrative profesionals interested in available positions within HDP should view our posted recruitment pages (linked below).


Temporary Lecturer-Human Development (2017-18)


The Human Development Program at the University of California, San Diego ( is committed to building an excellent and diverse faculty, staff, and student body, and invites applications from candidates whose experience has prepared them to contribute to our commitment. The program is currently accepting applications for temporary non-tenure track lecturers (Unit 18) to teach the following courses for the upcoming academic year:

HDP1 – Introduction to Human Development
HDP110 – Brain and Behavioral Development
HDP111 – Evolutionary Principles in Human Development
HDP133 – Socio-Cultural Foundations of Human Development
HDP120 – Language Development
HDP122 – Social Development
HDP150 – Advanced Human Development
HDP171 – Diversity in Human Development
HDP181 – Experimental Projects

Course descriptions can be found at

Candidates should have at minimum a Master’s degree in a related field (e.g. human development, psychology, sociology, linguistics, biology, communication, anthropology, cognitive science, education studies, ethnic studies, history, literature, urban studies), outstanding teaching qualifications, and a demonstrated commitment to diversity. Initial appointments will be on a part-time basis with possible extension to subsequent quarters. Positions available beginning the 2017/2018 academic year.

Salary: Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on University of California pay scales

Closing Date: Review of applications will begin May 29, 2017; the posting will remain open for the duration of the year to accommodate upcoming course needs or until the positions are filled.

To Apply: Please submit a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, teaching statement, the names and contact information of three references, and a personal statement summarizing past or potential contributions to diversity. (See for further assistance.) Submit application online at

For additional information about the Human Development Program, go to our website at

UCSD is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer with a strong institutional commitment to excellence and diversity (


--Cover Letter
--Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
--Statement of Teaching
--Contributions to Diversity Description - Please describe any teaching strategies you currently use or plan to use to foster a diverse and inclusive learning experience, and to enable all students to excel and fully participate in the learning process.
--Misc / Additional (Optional)


--3-4 references required (contact information only)

How to apply

1. Create an ApplicantID
2. Provide required information and documents
3. If any, provide required reference information

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