Lecturer Position: Introductory Statistics


Open date: January 10, 2020
Next review date: Friday, Jan 31, 2020, at 11:59 p.m. (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee. 

Final date: Wednesday, Apr 1, 2020, at 11:59 p.m. (Pacific Time)
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.

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The Graduate School of Management at the University of California, Davis, seeks part-time, temporary instructors to lead online sections in introductory statistics a few hours per week. These courses are part of the curriculum for the Online MBA program. This course will start in the Spring Quarter of 2020.


Data Analysis for Managers (Statistics)

Course Description

Introduces statistics and data analysis for managerial decision-making. Descriptive statistics, principles of data collection, sampling, quality control, statistical inference. Application of data-analytic methods to problems in marketing, finance, accounting, production, operations and public policy.

Instructors will hold 10 live online sessions, one per week in a 10-week quarter, reviewing and expanding upon material presented to students in a pre-recorded format. Instructors also have responsibility for homework and exam grading. The most important requirements for the position are a strong understanding of MBA-level statistical concepts, and a fast and stable internet connection.”

Positions are contingent on funding and pending administrative approval. Salary is based on ability and experience. Potential candidates should submit their application online via the RECRUIT system only. Please submit a vitae, evidence of teaching ability and at least two reference letters. The initial review date for this recruitment is January 31, 2020. However the position will remain open until filled. Only completed applications will be reviewed.

Applicants should submit their application and supporting materials via our online recruitment system. Unit 18 Lecturers are governed under a collective bargaining agreement (American Federation of Teachers (AFT) – Non-Senate Instructional Unit). Under this contract, once a lecturer accumulates enough quarters of service, the lecturer can be reviewed for a Continuing Lecturer position. View more information about this contract.

The Graduate School of Management is interested in candidates who are committed to the highest standards of scholarship and professional activities, and to the development of a campus that supports equality and diversity. The University of California is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. This position is covered by a collective bargaining unit. UC Davis is a smoke and tobacco free campus.


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Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae: Your most recently updated C.V. or Resume
  • Cover Letter (Optional)
  • Evidence of Teaching – Examples include; course materials, course evaluations etc.
  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: Contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion documented in the application file will be used to evaluate applicants. See guidelines about writing a statement and why one is requested.
Reference requirements

Two to four letters of reference required