Teaching Opportunities


Lecturer Teaching Opportunities

Lecturer positions are handled through UCLA Academic Recruit. Please check there for recruitment announcements, especially during late winter or early spring.

TA Teaching Opportunities

Writing Programs - English Composition
  • Position Availability: Academic Year & Summer
  • Potential Course Assignment*: English Composition 3
  • Course Description: Freshman composition course that satisfies UCLA’s Writing I requirement
  • TA Eligibility Pre-Requisite: English Composition 495C: Teaching Preparation Seminar: First-Year Composition
  • Preferred Background/Experience: Strong writing skills, composition teaching experience
  • Online Application: Click here to complete the online application for the EC 3/Writing I TA position.
  • Contact: For questions regarding the online application, please contact Andrea Hernandez, ahernandez@humnet.ucla.edu. For questions regarding the TA position and English Composition 495C, please contact Tara Prescott-Johnson, tprescot@ucla.edu.
Writing Programs - Academic Year ESL
  • Position Availability: Academic Year
  • Potential Course Assignment*: ESL 301
  • Course Description: Graduate writing course for international students; satisfies ESL Writing requirement (if held for it)
  • TA Eligibility Pre-Requisite: English Composition 495A: Teaching Preparation Seminar: Second Language Learners
  • Preferred Background/Experience: Strong writing skills, knowledge of English language structure, experience teaching international and/or multilingual students
  • Contact: Laila Hualpa: lhualpa@ucla.edu
Writing Programs - Summer ESL Program
  • Position Availability: Summer
  • Potential Course Assignment*: ESL 20-28
  • Course Description: Elective courses for UCLA students or international summer visitors
  • TA Eligibility Pre-Requisite: English Composition 495A: Teaching Preparation Seminar: Second Language Learners
  • Preferred Background/Experience: Strong writing skills, knowledge of English language structure, experience teaching international and/or multilingual students
  • Online Application: Click here to complete the online application for the Summer ESL Program TA position.
  • Contact: Laila Hualpa: lhualpa@ucla.edu ; Jeremy Kelley: jkelley@humnet.ucla.edu
Academic Advancement Program (AAP) - Freshman/Transfer Summer Program in AAP
  • Position Availability: Summer
  • Potential Course Assignment*: English Composition 3
  • Course Description: Required composition courses for entering first-year or transfer students in AAP summer bridge program
  • TA Eligibility Pre-Requisite: English Composition 495P: Teaching Preparation Seminar: Empowering Culturally Diverse Student Writers
  • Preferred Background/Experience: Strong writing skills, experience working with and/or teaching under-represented first-generation students
  • Contact: Alice Ho: AHo@college.ucla.edu

*For course descriptions, consult the UCLA General Catalog.