Academic Positions

Senior Administrative Positions

Field Rank Job # Closing
Administration Campus Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor UCSC-CPEVC Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by September 15, 2016
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Campus Only (Internal) Searches

Office/Division Rank Job # Closing
Undergraduate Education - COSMOS Faculty Director Internal (UCSC Academic Senate only) JPF00386-17T Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by October 13, 2016
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Library Positions

Field Rank Job # Closing
University Library - Head of Research Support Services

Associate or Full Librarian

JPF00380-17T Open Until Filled. For full consideration, apply by 10/5/16
University Library: Project Archivist

Assistant Librarian

JPF00392-17T Open Until Filled. For full consideration, apply by October 24, 2016
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Tenure & Tenure Track Positions by Division

Arts Division



Field Rank Job # Closing
Currently no active recruitments
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Humanities Division


Field Rank Job # Closing

Critical Race and Ethnic Studies

Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor JPF00307-16 Open until filled. For full consideration, complete application by November 4, 2015

History of Consciousness: Critical and Cultural Theory

Associate Professor JPF00296-16 Open until filled. For full consideration, complete application by October 19, 2015

Linguistics - (i) Phonology, (ii) Theory: Computational/Experimental

Assistant Professors (2) JPF00378-17 Open until filled. For full consideration, complete application by November 15, 2016
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Jack Baskin School of Engineering

Field Rank Job # Closing
Applied Mathematics and Statistics: Control Systems Assistant Professor JPF00390-17 Open until filled. For full consideration, complete application by December 9, 2016
Computer Engineering: Hardware Systems Assistant Professor JPF00391-17 Open until filled. For full consideration, complete application by December 18, 2016
Computer Engineering: Robotics/Mechatronics Assistant Professor JPF00388-17 Open until filled. For full consideration, complete application by December 18, 2016
Electrical Engineering: Bioelectronics Assistant Professor JPF00389-17 Open until filled. For full consideration, complete application by December 1, 2016
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Physical and Biological Sciences Division

Field Rank Job # Closing
Chemistry and Biochemistry: Biomaterials/Bioinorganic/Inorganic Chemistry Assistant Professor JPF00383-17 Open until filled. For full consideration, complete application by November 7, 2016
Chemistry and Biochemistry: Organic Chemistry Associate or Full Professor JPF00329-16 Open until filled. For full consideration, complete application by February 1, 2016
Earth and Planetary Sciences - Fresh Water Assistant Professor JPF00396-17 Open until filled. For full consideration, complete application by November 23, 2016
Mathematics - Algebra Assistant Professor JPF00394-17 Open unfil filled. For full consideration, complete application by December 9, 2016
Molecular, Cell & Developmental Biology - Molecular Biology Assistant Professor JPF00393-17 Open until filled., For full consideration, complete application by November 23, 2016
Science Communication Director and Teaching Professor JPF00348-16 Open until filled. For full consideration, complete application by April 1, 2016
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Social Sciences Division

Field Rank Job # Closing
Anthropology: Socio-Cultural Anthropology and Public Policy Assistant Professor JPF00369-17 Open until filled. For full consideration, complete application by October 14, 2016
Economics - Applied Econometrics/Econometrics Assistant Professor JPF00371-17 Open until filled. For full consideration, complete application by December 1, 2016
Economics - International Trade/Applied Microeconomics Assistant Professor JPF00382-17 Open until filled. For full consideration, complete application by November 28, 2016
Economics - Macroeconomics/International Assistant Professor JPF00381-17 Open until filled. For full consideration, complete application by December 1, 2016
Environmental Studies - Stephen R. Gliessman Presidential Chair in Water Resources & Food Systems Sustainability Associate or Full Professor JPF00366-17 Open until filled. For full consideration, complete application by October 7, 2016
Politics - Legal Studies Teaching Professor JPF00326-16 Updated: Open until filled. For full consideration, complete application by March 1, 2016
Politics: Politics of Public Policy

Assistant Professor

JPF00368-17 Open until filled. For full consideration, complete application by September 30, 2016
Psychology: Developmental Psychology Assistant Professor JPF00367-17 Open until filled. For full consideration, complete application by October 3, 2016
Psychology: Social Psychology Assistant Professor JPF00374-17 Open until filled. For full consideration, complete application by October 10, 2016
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Non-tenure Track and Lecturer Pool (Ongoing Recruitments)

The Colleges

Field Rank Job # Closing
College 8 - Social and Ecological Sustainability Lecturer Pool JPF00055-14P Ongoing Recruitment
College 9 - International and Global Issues Lecturer Pool JPF00249-15P Ongoing Recruitment
College 10 - Social Justice and Community Lecturer Pool JPF00250-15P Ongoing Recruitment
College First Year Writing Seminars Lecturer Pool JPF00028-13 Ongoing Recruitment
Cowell College - Enhancement courses (Social Justice and Community) Lecturer Pool JPF00136-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Cowell College - Personal Finance and Investing Lecturer Pool JPF00220-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Cowell College - The Trajectory of Justice in American Society Lecturer Pool JPF00219-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Crown College - Science and Technology Lecturer Pool JPF00123-14P Ongoing Recruitment
Kresge College - General Lecturer Pool JPF00290-16P Ongoing Recruitment
Merrill College - General Lecturer Pool JPF00319-16P Ongoing Recruitment
Porter College - Arts, Humanities and Liberal Arts Lecturer Pool JPF00095-14P Ongoing Recruitment
Stevenson College Lecturer JPF00379-17T Open Until Filled. For full consideration, apply by 9/2/16
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Arts Division

Field Rank Job # Closing
Art - 2D, 3D, or 4D Foundation Series in Art Practice Lecturer Pool JPF00210-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Art - Architecture Lecturer Pool JPF00183-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Art - Art & Science Lecturer Pool JPF00215-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Art - Drawing Lecturer Pool JPF00214-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Art - Electronic Art and Digital Media Lecturer Pool JPF00205-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Art - Environmental Art Lecturer Pool JPF00211-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Art - Game Design and Playable Media Lecturer Pool JPF00212-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Art - Intermedia Lecturer Pool JPF00206-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Art - Painting Lecturer Pool JPF00213-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Art - Photography Lecturer Pool JPF00225-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Art - Print Media Lecturer Pool JPF00221-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Art - Public Art Lecturer Pool JPF00207-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Art - Sculpture Lecturer Pool JPF00208-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Art - Social Art Practice Lecturer Pool JPF00209-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Art - Theory, Writing, and Criticism in the Arts Lecturer Pool JPF00252-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Digital Arts and New Media (DANM) MFA Program Lecturer Pool JPF00112-14P Ongoing Recruitment
Film & Digital Media - Critical Studies Lecturer Pool JPF00107-14P Ongoing Recruitment
Film & Digital Media - Digital Media Production and Critical Studies Lecturer Pool JPF00109-14P Ongoing Recruitment
Film & Digital Media - Film & Video Production Lecturer Pool JPF00108-14P Ongoing Recruitment
Film & Digital Media - Film & Television Industry Lecturer Pool JPF00110-14P Ongoing Recruitment
History of Art and Visual Culture-Africa & its Diaspora Lecturer Pool JPF00099-14P Ongoing Recruitment
History of Art and Visual Culture-Asia & its Diaspora Lecturer Pool JPF00100-14P Ongoing Recruitment
History of Art and Visual Culture-Europe & the Americas Lecturer Pool JPF00101-14P Ongoing Recruitment
History of Art and Visual Culture-the Mediterranean Lecturer Pool JPF00102-14P Ongoing Recruitment
History of Art and Visual Culture-Native Americas Lecturer Pool JPF00103-14P Ongoing Recruitment
History of Art and visual Culture - Oceania & its Diaspora Lecturer Pool JPF00104-14P Ongoing Recruitment
Music - Music 80 Series Lecturer Pool JPF00124-14P Ongoing Recruitment
Music - Ethnomusicology Lecturer Pool JPF00125-14P Ongoing Recruitment
Music - Music Theory Lecturer Pool JPF00126-14P Ongoing Recruitment
Music - Western Art Music Lecturer Pool JPF00127-14P Ongoing Recruitment
Music - Music Ensembles Lecturer Pool JPF00128-14P Ongoing Recruitment
Music - Applied Lessons Lecturer Pool JPF00129-14P Ongoing Recruitment
Theater Arts - Dance Lecturer Pool JPF00277-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Theater Arts - Design and Technology Lecturer Pool JPF00278-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Theatre Arts - Drama Lecturer Pool JPF00279-15P Ongoing Recruitment
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Humanities Division

Field Rank Job # Closing
Critical Race and Ethnic Studies Lecturer Pool JPF00162-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Feminist Studies Lecturer Pool JPF00161-15P Ongoing Recruitment
History Lecturer Pool JPF00177-15P Ongoing Recruitment
History of Consciousness Lecturer Pool JPF00349-16P Ongoing Recruitment
Languages and Applied Linguistics Lecturer Pool (Chinese) JPF00195-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Languages and Applied Linguistics Lecturer Pool (French) JPF00196-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Languages and Applied Linguistics Lecturer Pool (German) JPF00199-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Languages and Applied Linguistics Lecturer Pool (Hebrew) JPF00200-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Languages and Applied Linguistics Lecturer Pool (Italian) JPF00198-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Languages and Applied Linguistics Lecturer Pool (Japanese) JPF00197-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Languages and Applied Linguistics Lecturer Pool (Portuguese) JPF00203-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Languages and Applied Linguistics Lecturer Pool (Russian) JPF00204-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Languages and Applied Linguistics Lecturer Pool (Spanish) JPF00201-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Languages and Applied Linguistics Lecturer Pool (Yiddish) JPF00202-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Linguistics - Phonology Visiting Assistant Professor JPF00333-16T Open Until Filled.  For full consideration, apply by 3/1/16
Literature - Creative Writing Lecturer Pool JPF00021-13 Ongoing Recruitment
Literature - General Literature Lecturer Pool JPF00137-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Literature - Italian Literature Visiting Assistant Professor JPF00343-16T Open Until Filled.  For full consideration, apply by 3/14/16
Philosophy Lecturer Pool JPF00174-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Writing Program Lecturer Pool JPF00268-15P Ongoing Recruitment
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Jack Baskin School of Engineering

Field Rank Job # Closing
Applied Mathematics and Statistics - Applied Mathematician Assistant Researcher JPF00375-17T Open Until Filled. For full consideration, apply by 9/01/16
Applied Mathematics and Statistics Adjunct Faculty Pool JPF00227-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Applied Mathematics and Statistics Lecturer Pool JPF00228-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Biomolecular Engineering - Stem Cell Genomics Junior - Full Research Specialist JPF00377-17T Open Until Filled. For full consideration, apply by 10/7/16
Biomolecular Engineering Adjunct Faculty Pool JPF00229-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Biomolecular Engineering Lecturer Pool JPF00230-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Biomolecular Engineering

Research Specialist

JPF00365-17T

Open Until Filled.  For full consideration, apply by 8/01/16

Computational Media Adjunct Faculty Pool JPF00241-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Computational Media Lecturer Pool JPF00242-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Computer Engineering Adjunct Faculty Pool JPF00231-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Computer Engineering Lecturer Pool JPF00232-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Computer Science Adjunct Faculty Pool JPF00233-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Computer Science Lecturer Pool JPF00234-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Electrical Engineering - Marine Biologist in Resident Associate Researcher JPF00376-17T Open Until Filled. For full consideration, apply by 9/2/16.
Electrical Engineering Adjunct Faculty Pool JPF00235-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Electrical Engineering Lecturer Pool JPF00236-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Technology Management Adjunct Faculty Pool JPF00237-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Technology Management Lecturer Pool JPF00238-15P Ongoing Recruitment
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Physical and Biological Sciences Division


Field Rank Job # Closing
Astronomy & Astrophysics Lecturer Pool JPF00171-15P Ongoing Recruitment

Chemistry and Biochemistry

Lecturer Pool JPF00070-14P Ongoing Recruitment
Chemistry and Biochemistry - Sgourakis Research Group Assistant - Associate Specialist JPF00353-16T Open Until Filled.  For full consideration, apply by 4/15/16
Earth & Planetary Sciences - Atmospheric Sciences Assistant - Full Project Scientist JPF00395-17T Open Until Filled. For full consideration, apply by 11/1/16
Earth & Planetary Sciences - Hydrogeology Junior Specialist JPF00355-16T Open Until Filled. For full consideration, apply by 5/2/16
Earth & Planetary Sciences Lecturer Pool JPF00309-16P Ongoing Recruitment
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology (Short term, Seasonal Positions) Junior Specialist Pool JPF00267-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology (Short term, Seasonal Positions) Junior Specialist Pool JPF00364-17P Ongoing Recruitment
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology - DNA Manipulation and Sequencing Specialist Junior - Associate Specialist JPF00359-16T Open Until Filled. For full consideration, apply by 7/15/16
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology Lecturer Pool JPF00246-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Institute of Marine Sciences Project Scientist JPF00373-17T Open until Filled. For full consideration, apply by August 29, 2016

Institute of Marine Sciences

Assistant - Associate Specialist JPF00372-17T Open until Filled. For full consideration, apply by August 29, 2016

Institute of Marine Sciences

Assistant - Associate Specialist JPF00331-16T Open Until Filled.  For full consideration, apply by 1/4/16
Institute of Marine Sciences Associate - Full Specialist JPF00341-16T Open Until Filled. For full consideration, apply by 1/25/16

Mathematics

Lecturer Pool JPF00338-16P Ongoing Recruitment

Microbiology and Environmental Toxicology

Junior - Associate Specialist JPF00385-17T Open Until Filled. For full consideration, apply by 9/22/16

Microbiology and Environmental Toxicology

Lecturer Pool JPF00098-14P Ongoing Recruitment
Molecular, Cell, & Developmental Biology Associate Specialist - Specialist JPF00387-17T Open Until Filled. For full consideration, apply by 10/21/16
Molecular, Cell, & Developmental Biology Lecturer Pool JPF00280-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Ocean Sciences Lecturer Pool JPF00122-14P Ongoing Recruitment
Physics Lecturer Pool JPF00175-15-P Ongoing Recruitment
Santa Cruz Institute for Particle Physics Research Physicist JPF00347-16T Open Until Filled.  For full consideration, apply by 3/2/16
Science Communication Program Lecturer Pool JPF00323-16P Ongoing Recruitment
University of California Observatories - Support Specialist for Lick Observatory Assistant Specialist JPF00370-17T Open Until Filled. For full consideration, apply by 09/12/16
University of California Obervatories - Deputy Director Academic Coordinator/ Research Astronomer JPF00335-16T Open Until Filled.  For full consideration, apply by 3/1/16
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Social Sciences Division

Field Rank Job # Closing
Anthropology - Cultural Anthropology Lecturer Pool
JPF00117-14P
Ongoing Recruitment
Anthropology - Biological/Physical Anthropology Lecturer Pool
JPF00118-14P
Ongoing Recruitment
Anthropology - Archaeology Lecturer Pool JPF00119-14P Ongoing Recruitment
Community Studies Lecturer Pool JPF00255-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Economics - Economics, Business, and Accounting Lecturer Pool JPF00156-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Economics - Disciplinary Communications Lecturer Pool JPF00160-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Education Lecturer Pool
JPF00265-15P
Ongoing Recruitment
Education - Cal Teach Science and Math Education Lecturer Pool JPF00305-16P Ongoing Recruitment
Environmental Studies - Ecology Junior Specialist
JPF00345-16T
Open Until Filled. For full consideration, apply by 2/29/16
Environmental Studies Lecturer Pool
JPF00150-15P
Ongoing Recruitment
Everett Program - Digital Tools for Social Innovation Assistant - Associate Specialist
JPF00325-16T
Open Until Filled.  For full consideration, apply by 12/14/15
Latin American and Latino Studies Lecturer Pool
JPF00147-15P
Ongoing Recruitment
Legal Studies Program Lecturer Pool
JPF00139-15P
Ongoing Recruitment
Politics Lecturer Pool
JPF00140-15P
Ongoing Recruitment
Psychology Lecturer Pool JPF00146-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Science and Justice Research Center Assistant Adjunct Professor JPF00358-16T Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by 5/20/16
Sociology Lecturer Pool
JPF00257-15P
Ongoing Recruitment
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Non Divisional Positions

Field Rank Job # Closing
UCSC Extension - Silicon Valley Instructor Pool - Bioscience & Biotechnology T11-50 Ongoing Recruitment
UCSC Extension - Silicon Valley Instructor Pool - Business & Management Programs T11-51 Ongoing Recruitment
UCSC Extension - Silicon Valley Instructor Pool - Education T11-52 Ongoing Recruitment
UCSC Extension - Silicon Valley Instructor Pool - Engineering & Technology Department T11-53 Ongoing Recruitment
UCSC Extension - Silicon Valley Instructor Pool - Environmental Health & Safety Program T13-22 Ongoing Recruitment
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The Santa Cruz campus of the University of California occasionally has openings for postdoctoral scholar positions. Some of the current opportunities are listed below. In addition, some departments list postdoctoral scholar opportunities on their department web site or you might want to directly contact members of the faculty whose research areas are of interest to you. An alphabetical listing of academic departments can be found at http://www.ucsc.edu/about/alpha_index.asp

Postdoctoral Scholars Opportunities

Field Rank Job # Closing
Postdoctoral Scholar JPF00312-16T Open Until Filled.  For full consideration, apply by 04/29/16
Postdoctoral Scholar JPF00384-17T Open Until Filled. For full consideration, apply by 12/1/16
Postdoctoral Scholar PS-ASTRO-MF Open Until Filled. 
Postdoctoral Scholar T08-30 Open until Filled.
Postdoctoral Scholar Open until Filled.
Postdoctoral Scholar JPF00357-16T Open until Filled. For full consideration, apply by 10/3/16
Postdoctoral Scholar JPF00346-16T Open Until Filled. For full consideration, apply by 2/29/16
Postdoctoral Scholar PS-PHYSICS-FQXi Open Until Filled. For full consideration, apply by 12/15/15
Postdoctoral Scholar JPF00337-16T Open Until Filled.  For full consideration, apply by 8/15/16
University of California Observatories - Laboraty for Adaptive Optics Postdoctoral Scholar JPF00339-16T Open Until Filled. For full consideration, apply by 11/2/16
UC Santa Cruz Chancellor's Postdoctoral Fellowship Open Until Filled.
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