Assistant Professor of Teaching in Disease Biology, UC Davis
An academic year (9-month) Assistant Professor of Teaching (formerly known as Lecturer with Potential for Security of Employment, or LPSOE) position is available in the Department of Plant Pathology, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences with a focus on epidemiology and disease ecology. Expertise in plant pathology or a related discipline is required. Competitive applicants will also have interest and competency to support teaching and research in the broader context of One Health, including plant, animal and human systems. The appointee will be expected to carry out high quality and innovative teaching in these areas and consistent with the broad goals of the department. The appointee will be required to teach up to five undergraduate courses per year in departmental undergraduate curricula as assigned by the department chair. Teaching assignments will be based on enrollment, scope (classroom, field, laboratory), and needs of the unit as well as career stage of the appointee.