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Resources for Linguistics Lecturers

Access to UC San Diego systems


From discounts on entertainment to cell phone plans, learn about the variety of benefits available to you as a UCSD employee.

Benefit eligibility is determined by the duration and percent of your appointment.  For example, lecturers who work 750 hours in a 12-month period become eligible for UC retirement and full benefits. 

Click here for a description of requirements and benefit packages. 

Once eligibility is established, employees have 31 days to sign up for benefits.  Please contact Jeffrey Lau with any questions.

Course Resources

Linguistics Depatment course resource information.

Information includes:

  • Syllabus development
  • Course materials & library resources
  • Learning Management System (LMS) information
  • Exams & scantron information
  • Teaching assistant information
  • Grading information
  • Course evaluation information
  • Administrative resources
  • and more!

Mandatory Trainings

Payroll / Paychecks


For questions about paychecks, please contact Jeffrey Lau.

Pay versus Service

As a lecturer appointed during the academic year, please note that your pay dates may differ from your service dates.


Service Dates

(Quarter begin and end dates)

Pay Dates


9/24 – 12/15

10/1 - 12/31


1/2 – 3/15

1/1 - 3/31


3/27 – 6/14

4/1 - 6/30

Room Reservations & Calendars

Sick time & leaves

Please notify the chair regarding any unexpected or anticipated absences.  Absences longer than ten (10) service days during the academic year must be approved in advanced and a formal request must be submitted via an Academic Leave of Absence Form (ALAS).  Requests should be submitted at least a month prior to leave.

Staff Resources – Who does what?