Teaching at Extension

Are you interested in sharing your expertise with others? UC San Diego Extension is currently seeking instructors with strong communication skills and extensive professional experience.

UC San Diego Extension's mission is to serve the critical lifelong knowledge and skill development needs of individuals, organizations and the community. To accomplish this, Extension's offerings include courses from diverse portfolios of personal enrichment and continuing education classes delivered in a variety of formats, ranging from face-to-face evening sessions and weekend workshops to fully online courses. Extension has more than 60,000 enrollees anually in more than 4,700 courses.

If you are passionate about sharing your expertise with a community of adult learners who are driven by personal and processional improvement goals, we invite you to submit your application.

Here's how to apply:

Step 1: Browse our Areas of Study and familiarize yourself with the courses and programs we offer.

Step 2: Explore our instructor opportunities. If you do not see a position listed for courses we offer, please contact the academic department directly.

Step 3: Before applying to a specific opportunity, create an account.

Step 4: Complete and submit application for consideration.

Access submitted and saved applications through My Account.

Get Inspired

" I thoroughly enjoy teaching and conveying my experience to bright and wonderful students. It's rewarding for me. "
-Alan Bush, director of strategy, Ignite Visibility