Lecturer - Information Management - School of Information


Open date: February 29th, 2016

Next review date: May 31st, 2018
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: June 30th, 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 School of Information at the University of California, Berkeley welcomes applications for a pool of part-time, non-tenure track lecturer positions.

Applicants will be selected from this pool throughout the 2016-17 academic year (including summer semester) as well as the 2017-18 year, when there is curricular need. If you wish to remain in the pool after June 30, 2017, you will need to reapply. The number of positions varies from semester to semester, depending on the needs of the School. Positions typically start at the beginning of the semester, and appointments may be renewable based on need, funding, and performance. Please contact dean@ischool.berkeley.edu with any questions.


We are seeking outstanding lecturers who can teach courses in our Master of Information Management and Systems program. In addition to teaching responsibilities, general duties include holding office hours, assigning grades, advising students, and preparing course materials.

Minimum Basic Qualifications

The minimum basic qualification is an advanced degree (Master's or Ph.D. or equivalent degree) and/or at least five years of relevant professional experience in a technical, social science, or interdisciplinary field such as Information, Information Science, Statistics, Computer Science, Engineering, Political Science, Sociology, Law, or Economics at time of application.

Additional Qualifications

The Information Management lecturer will have research and teaching experience in at least one of the following core areas:
• Information Management
• International Economics and Policy
• User-centered Design
• Data Analysis and Visualization
• Other Areas of Information Systems and Services

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred qualifications include: a record of superior academic or professional performance; the ability to be self-directed with broadly-defined limits on assignments; excellent communication skills, both oral and written; and a demonstrated ability to interact efficiently with diverse people in a highly multidisciplinary environment.


The salary per course will be determined by level of education and experience (in teaching, research, and practice).

The School of Information is interested in candidates who will contribute to diversity and equal opportunity in higher education through their teaching, research, and service. If the candidate has made contributions to this area, we recommend they submit a statement addressing past and/or potential contributions.

To apply, please go to the following link: https://aprecruit.berkeley.edu/apply/JPF00984

Applicants should submit a Cover Letter, a Curriculum Vitae, a Statement of Teaching Experience, and provide contact information only for three (3) references. Optionally, applicants may provide a Statement of Research, up to three (3) PDF copies of recent publications, as well as a Statement of Contributions to Diversity (statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through research, teaching, and/or service).


Cover Letter

Curriculum Vitae

Statement of Teaching Experience

Statement of Research (Optional)

PDF Copy of Recent publication (Optional)

PDF Copy of Recent publication (Optional)

PDF Copy of Recent publication (Optional)

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


3 references required (contact information only)


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