Job Postings  

The Department of Communication ( within the Division of Social Sciences at the University of California, San Diego is seeking applicants for appointments in the following areas: 


Assistant Teaching Professor in Media Production 

The Department of Communication invites applications for an Assistant Teaching Professor (Lecturer with Potential for Security of Employment) position with a specialization in media practices and production beginning July 1, 2019. Candidates must have an M.F.A or Ph.D. in communication, media studies, visual arts or a related field at the time of appointment. The full advertisement is available here

To ensure full consideration, all application materials must be submitted electronically by January 15, 2019, at the following link:


Lecturer 2018-2019 Academic Year

We are seeking applicants for Lecturer appointments for the 2018-19 academic year (Unit 18-Non-Senate Faculty) level. The application numbered JPF01685 may be found at on the UCSD Recruit site. Prospective applicants should refer to the list of proposed courses when submitting an application. Applications will be considered after the following deadline: March 19 for Fall, Winter and/or Spring quarters; September 24, for Winter and/or Spring quarters and January 21, 2019 for Spring quarter only.


Summer 2019 Teaching Opportunities

The Department of Communication is seeking proposals for courses to be taught in Summer 2019. Courses proposed should come from the approved list of communication courses from the UCSD Course Catalog. There will be two five-week summer sessions: July 1 - August 3, 2019 and August 5 - September 7, 2019. The deadline to submit course proposals is Friday, November 2, 2018, and should be submitted here.  Applicants with successful course proposals will be contacted in early December as to next steps in application process.