Job Openings


We receive on an ongoing basis applications for quarter (Fall/Winter/Spring) positions of Lecturers in Philosophy. Only those with previous teaching and training experience, and who have an M.A. or higher degree should apply. UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. To apply, please visit and include a cover letter, one letter of recommendation, evidence of excellence in teaching and your CV. The Department does not acknowledge receipt or status of applications unless requested. Part-time positions leading discussion sections are also available to those with a B.A. or higher degree in philosophy. Those wishing to apply for these positions should write to the Student Affairs Officer, Tanya Kim, at indicating their qualifications.

Visiting Faculty

UCLA Department of Philosophy keeps on file until the end of each academic year (but does not acknowledge) applications for Visiting Professor positions. Although no position may be currently available, on occasion late or unexpected openings occur. Only those with proven research and teaching in fields related to Philosophy, and who have a Ph.D. should apply. UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, and the Program has a strong commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. If you would like to be considered for such contingent employment, please send a hard copy of your cover letter and curriculum vitae to:

Department of Philosophy
University of California, Los Angeles
321 Dodd Hall
Box 951451
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1532