Lecturer, Part-Time


Appointment Details


  • Title: Lecturer, Part-Time
  • Job Class Code: 0185
  • Service Period:3,6,9 or 12 months (1 or 2 for Summer quarter only)
  • Limitations on Appointment: Lecturer, Part-Time, may be annual at less than 100%, or as much as 100% on a quarter by quarter basis
  • Length of Appointment: Quarter by quarter up to 100%, or annual at less than 100%
  • Eligible for tenure: No
  • Voting Rights: No
  • Earn Types: REG, S/L, E/C, TPS, SUM
  • Salary Requirements: Must meet University minimum
  • Full-time/Part-time: Both
  • Promotable Title: No
  • Competitive Recruitment Required: No
  • Required Approvals: AHR approval not required prior to OPUS entry

New Appointment Details


  • Educational Requirements: Determined at the local level (experience may qualify in place of degrees)
  • A faculty vote is required for short term appointments. The unit faculty, by a majority vote, may delegate authority to the Chair/Director to make short term appointments without a full faculty vote.
  • Documentation required:
    • Original Dean/Chancellor’s letter to President recommending appointment should include:
      • Title
      • start date and service period
      • salary
    • Original Chair/Director’s letter to Dean/Chancellor recommending appointment should include:
      • Faculty vote
    • Original offer letter
    • At least one¬†letter of recommendation (3 preferred)
    • Curriculum Vitae
    • UW Biography Form, signed
    • Visa documents, if applicable

Promotion Details


  • Not a promotable title

Reappointment Details


  • If not reappointed separate in OPUS.
  • Reappointment occurring within one calendar year of separation date requires a letter or the Short-Term Faculty Appointment or Reappointment form. The original should be sent to Academic Human Resources.

Separation Details


  • Emeritus Eligibility: No
  • Separation action needs to be entered in OPUS.