Apply for Graduate Student Teaching Positions in the Social Sciences Core and Civilization Studies

We are now accepting applications for the 2021-2022 academic year. The application deadline is May 15, 2021.

The Social Sciences Core and Civilization Studies sequences offer two teaching opportunities that are open only to University of Chicago PhD students: teaching internships and lectureships. This site provides information regarding course curriculum, sequence and job descriptions, job responsibilities, and the application process. You may direct additional questions to

Applications for teaching internships and lectureships consist of two parts: an online application and the supplemental documents listed with the application form. Use the links below to access the online forms. Candidates applying for more than one position must submit an online application for each position. Internship applicants may apply for up to three positions. Lectureship applicants can apply in one Core sequence and up to two Civilization Studies sequences. The information below further defines the application policies and job expectations for each position.

The application deadline for positions in the 2021-22 academic year is May 15, 2021. Late or incomplete applications will not be considered. Application decisions will be sent by email over the summer.

About SSCD Teaching Internships

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About SSCD Graduate Student Lectureships

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Course Sequence and Job Descriptions