Academic Positions

Senior Administrative Positions

Field Rank Job # Closing
No positions currently being recruited
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Campus Only (Internal) Searches

Office/Division Rank Job # Closing
Rachel Carson College Provost Internal (UCSC Academic Senate members only) JPF00451-17T       Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by September 29, 2017.                             
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Library Positions

Field Rank Job # Closing
University Library: Digital Humanities Librarian

Assistant or Associate

JPF00419-17T Open Until Filled. For full consideration, apply by January 23, 2017
University Library:Outreach and Exhibits Librarian

Assistant -Full Librarian, Potential Career

JPF00432-17T Open untill filled. For full consideration, apply by March 20, 2017
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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

Currently no active recruitments

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Jack Baskin School of Engineering

Field Rank Job # Closing
Computer Science: Data Driven Applications Assistant Professor              JPF00410-17          Open until filled. For full consideration, complete application by January 3, 2017             
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Physical and Biological Sciences Division

Field Rank Job # Closing
Physical and Biological Sciences/Social Sciences - Coastal Science and Policy Graduate Program Associate or Full Professor - Director JPF00401-17 Open until filled. For full consideration, complete application by November 30, 2016
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Social Sciences Division

Field Rank Job # Closing
Economics - Public Policy Associate or Full Profressor JPF00454-18 Open until filled. For full consideration, complete application by July 17, 2017
Economics - International Trade/Applied Microeconomics Assistant Professor JPF00466-18 Open until filled. For full consideration, complete application by November 27, 2017
Economics - Macroeconomics Assistant Professor JPF00467-18 Open until filled. For full consideration, complete application by November 27, 2017
Psychology - Cognitive Psychology Assistant Professor JPF00465-18 Open until filled. For full consideration, complete application by October 16, 2017
Psychology - Social Psychology Assistant Professor (2) JPF00464-18 Open until filled. For full consideration, complete application by October 2, 2017
Physical and Biological Sciences/Social Sciences - Coastal Science and Policy Graduate Program Associate or Full Professor - Director JPF00401-17 Open until filled. For full consideration, complete application by November 30, 2016
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Non-tenure Track and Lecturer Pool (Ongoing Recruitments)

The Colleges

Field Rank Job # Closing
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
Oakes College Lecturer Pool JPF00439 Ongoing Recruitment
Porter College - Arts, Humanities and Liberal Arts Lecturer Pool JPF00095-14P Ongoing Recruitment
Rachel Carson College Lecturer Pool JPF00424-17P Ongoing Recruitment
Stevenson College Lecturer Pool 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 - 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
Art & Design - Games & Playable Media Lecturer Pool JPF00427-17P Ongoing Recruiment
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 (Academic English) JPF00431-17P 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 - General Literature Lecturer Pool JPF00137-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Philosophy Lecturer Pool JPF00174-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Writing Program Lecturer Pool JPF00268-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Literature- German Literature Visiting Assistant Professor JPF00422-17T Open Until Filled. For full consideration, apply by 3/13/2017
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Jack Baskin School of Engineering

Field Rank Job # Closing
Applied Mathematics and Statistics Adjunct Faculty Pool JPF00227-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Applied Mathematics and Statistics Lecturer Pool JPF00228-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Biomolecular Engineering Adjunct Faculty Pool JPF00229-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Biomolecular Engineering Lecturer Pool JPF00230-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Biomolecular Engineering- Stem Cell Bioinformatician

Research Specialist

JPF00440-17T

Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by 4/28/17.

Biomoleculary Engineering - DNA Manipulation and Sequencing Specialist

Jr Speicalist - Associate Specialist

JPF00455-17T

Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by 6/23/17.

Biomolecular Engineering - Protein Chemistry/Process Development

Research Specialist

JPF00456-17T

Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by 6/27/17.

Biomolecular Engineering - Assistant Research Scientist

Assistant Researcher

JPF00457-17T

Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by 7/13/17.

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
Astronomy & Astrophysics- Science Internship Program Academic Coordinator I JPF00433-17T Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by 4/7/17.

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 - 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 JPF00364-17P Ongoing Recruitment
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology- Diving Field Technician Pool (Short term, Seasonal Positions) Junior Specialist Pool  JPF00436-17P

Ongoing Recruitment.

NOTE: This recruitment is for initial appointments made during the period of June 1, 2017 through June 30, 2019. Initial appointments that are made before or after this stated period ill be accomplished through separate recruitments.

Ecology & Evolutionary Biology Junior Specialist - Assistant Specialist JP00426-17T Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by 3/3/17
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology - DNA Manipulation and Sequencing Specialist Junior Specialist - Specialist  JPF00450-17T Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by 5/25/17
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 January 4, 2016.
Institute of Marine Sciences Associate - Full Specialist JPF00341-16T Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by January 25, 2016.
Institute of Marine Sciences Organic Geochemist JPF00421-17T Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by May 12, 2017.
Institute of Marine Sciences Project Scientist, Ecology JPF00446-17T Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by May 17, 2017. 
Institute of Marine Sciences Assistant-Associate Project Scientist JPF00461-18T Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by August 7, 2017

Mathematics

Lecturer Pool JPF00338-16P Ongoing Recruitment. For full consideration, apply by January 4, 2016. 

Mathematics

Visiting Assistant Professor JPF00416-17T Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by January 17, 2017. 

Microbiology and Environmental Toxicology

Junior - Associate Specialist JPF00385-17T Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by September 22, 2016. 

Microbiology and Environmental Toxicology

Junior Specialist JPF00429-17T Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by March 13, 2017. 
Molecular, Cell, & Developmental Biology Associate Specialist - Specialist JPF00387-17T Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by October 21, 2016. 
Molecular, Cell, & Developmental Biology Lecturer Pool JPF00280-15P Ongoing Recruitment
Molecular, Cell, & Developmental Biology Jr Specialist - Associate Specialist JPF00420-17T Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by January 10, 2017. 
Molecular, Cell, & Developmental Biology Assistant-Associate Project Scientist JPF00435-17T Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by April 13, 2017. 
Moleculary, Cell, & Developmental Biology  Assistant - Associate Specialist JPF00459-18T Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by August 9, 2017.
Ocean Sciences Lecturer Pool JPF00122-14P Ongoing Recruitment
Ocean Sciences Assistant Project Scientist JPF00430-17T Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by March 13, 2017. 
Physics Lecturer Pool JPF00175-15-P Ongoing Recruitment
Physics Assistant Project Scientist JPF00453-17T Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by June 8, 2017.
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 February 28, 2017. 
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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
Education Supervisor of Education, English and/or Social Sciences Pool JPF00445-17P Ongoing Recruitment
Education Supervisor of Education, Math and/or Science Pool JPF00447-17P Ongoing Recruitment
Education Supervisor of Education, Multiple Subject Pool JPF00448-17P Ongoing Recruitment
Education- Program Director of Teacher Education Academic Coordinator II JPF00425-17T Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by March 31, 2017
Education- Administrator for the Central California Writing Project  Academic Coordinator I JPF00452-17T Open until filled. For full consideratio, apply by June 5, 2017
Environmental Studies Lecturer Pool
JPF00150-15P
Ongoing Recruitment
Environmental Studies Junior Specialist
JPF00428-17T
Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by March 10, 2017.
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

Physics - Theoretical Physicsheight="5">UC Santa Cruz Chancellor's Postdoctoral Fellowship
Field Rank Job # Closing
Postdoctoral Scholar Open until Filled.
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-Ocean16 Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by February 10, 2017
Physics - Theoretical Physics Postdoctoral Scholar PS-PHYSICS-FQXi Open Until Filled. For full consideration, apply by 12/15/15
Postdoctoral Scholar JPF00441-17T Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by 5/8/17
Postdoctoral Sccientist JPF00449-17T Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by 5/25/17
Postdoctoral Scholar JPF00442-17T Open until filled. For full consideration, apply by 5/8/17
Postdoctoral Scientist JPF00417-17T Open Until Filled. For full consideration, apply by 1/3/17
Postdoctoral Scholar PS-SCIPP-TG Open Until Filled. For full consideration, apply by December 15, 2016
Postdoctoral Scholar JPF00339-16T REVISED: Open Until Filled. For full consideration, apply by 1/11/17
Open Until Filled.
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