Graduate students, Visiting researchers and Postdocs will gain:
- An opportunity to gain experience in college teaching, which can play a key role in applications to Faculty positions.
- Exposure to the various aspects of college teaching, providing perspective on possible career paths.
- A chance to network with lecturers and faculty at UC Berkeley and other local community colleges, liberal arts colleges and universities.
Universities and Community Colleges will gain the ability:
- To identify qualified, interested instructors that can serve as part-time lecturers as there is a growing demand for lecturers across all universities and this program would fulfill some of this need.
- To identify possible faculty candidates that will already have a connection to the campus.