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Employment Opportunities

Graduate Research Assistantship (GRA) - Machine Systems Lab

Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering, The University of California, Davis
Location: The University of California, Davis.
Description: The Machine Systems Lab (UC Davis) is seeking a graduate student (M.S. or Ph.D.) to conduct research if field of agricultural machine systems. The potential projects include (but are not limited to):
• Developing autonomous vehicles for experimental simulation of rollover tests
• Designing, manufacturing, and evaluation of roll bar performance in rollover accidents (theoretical modeling with Finite Element Analysis and experimental test);
• Developing agricultural machinery tracking system and an accident detection module
• Capabilities and limitations of youth operating agricultural vehicles

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Assistant Professor of Teaching


To read the full description or to apply, please visit our Open Recruitment site.

The Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering invites applications for a full-time Assistant Professor of Teaching (Lecturer with Potential for Security of Employment (LPSOE)), comparable to a tenure-track assistant professor appointment. Professor of Teaching faculty are Academic Senate faculty members whose expertise and responsibilities center on undergraduate education and scholarly analysis/improvement of teaching methods. The successful applicant will be responsible for teaching both lower and upper division undergraduate Agricultural Sensing and Data Science lecture and laboratory courses (up to six courses per year).

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Recruitment Period

Closing date: open until filled, but all application materials must be received by 15 December 2019 to be assured full consideration. 


Assistant Professor of Controlled Environment Engineering

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The Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences at the University of California, Davis is recruiting an Assistant Professor of Controlled Environment Engineering. This is an academic year (9-month), tenure track position with teaching, research, and service responsibilities and includes the expectation that the appointee will conduct mission-oriented research and outreach/engagement of relevance to the California Agricultural Experiment Station (https://caes.ucdavis.edu/research/aes).

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Recruitment Period

Open date: September 30th, 2019

Next review date: Monday, Dec 2, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Tuesday, Mar 31, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


 

Lecturer in Biological and Agricultural Engineering

To read the full description or to apply, please visit our Open Recruitment site.

The Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering at the University of California, Davis, seeks applications from qualified individuals interested in teaching courses that emphasize technology in agriculture including farm machinery principles, operation and practices, equipment and technology for small farms, engines, fabrication techniques with metal, wood and other materials, and related technologies for a broad range of students, and the teaching of agricultural mechanics for students in education credential programs. Salary is commensurate with experience. Applications should be submitted online at http://recruit.ucdavis.edu/ no later than 26 October 2019 to ensure consideration. Additional details can be found at http://recruit.ucdavis.edu/.

This position is covered by a collective bargaining agreement. We are interested in candidates who are committed to the highest standards of scholarship and professional activities, and to the development of a campus climate that supports equality, inclusion and diversity. The University of California is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty and staff. We welcome all qualified applicants to apply, including women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. UC Davis is a smoke- and tobacco-free campus.

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Recruitment Period

Open date: August 26th, 2019
Next review date: Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.
 
Final date: Tuesday, Mar 31, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

 


 

External Job Opportunities

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