SDSU employs temporary faculty (lecturers) to assist with its instructional mission. To inquire about temporary faculty opportunities, please contact the appropriate department chair/school director.

Temporary Faculty Hiring Guidelines

The Temporary Faculty Hiring Guide contains information regarding the search process from building a pool through hire completion. It also contains recruitment resources and sample language for search documents and candidate communications.

Temporary Faculty Hiring Guide


The following guides and the Interfolio Help Desk are available to assist committees utilizing Interfolio.

Evaluators Guide to Faculty Search
Interfolio Help Desk: 
[email protected]; 877-997-8807

Background Checks & Offers

Background Check Policy for Academic Employees
Background Check Policy Guide
Background Check Exception Form