Stanford University employs a large number of Lecturers to carry out the teaching mission of the University. Lecturers form an important and highly dedicated workforce. They benefit Stanford
by offering high-quality teaching and advising to Stanford students, supplementing the teaching, research, and advising of the Faculty in significant ways.
The Committee on Lecturers was charged with examining the role of Lecturers in the teaching mission of Stanford University and determining recommendations for career development.