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Unit 18 Lecturer for FOR289 - Survey in Forensic Science, every Winter Quarter

Recruitment Period

Open date: November 1st, 2018
Last review date: November 30th, 2018
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: January 31st, 2019
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.



The Environmental Toxicology offers a temporary Lecturer position in –Survey in Forensic Science, FOR 289.

Analytical methods in contemporary forensic science. Clandestine laboratories in California, crime scene management, examination and analysis of human hair, forensic ballistics/trajectory reconstruction, shoe/tire print impressions, serial number restoration, forensic aspects of alcohol impairment, bloodstain pattern interpretation, microscopy of building materials, and biological aspect of forensic science.

APPOINTMENT DATE: Service periods are:
Winter Quarter 2019: January 4 to March 22, 2019

Teach approximately 1/3rd (10 hours) of the graduate course in Survey in Forensic Science, FOR 289.

Appropriate professional degree, e.g., doctorate or master’s degree (or 30 units of graduate coursework); demonstrated teaching ability; a developing record of scholarly or professional achievement in an area of expertise related to the subject area of the course.

Temporary lecturers are selected to fill specialized positions that require professional as well as academic expertise.

SALARY: Commensurate with experience.

COURSE AVAILABILITY: The following course is available for Winter 2019

Survey in Forensic Science, FOR 289.
See for full course description.


For full consideration, applications must be received November 30, 2018.

Application Requirements --- Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, a curriculum vita, contact information for three references and a statement of teaching proficiency. Candidates may be asked for further evidence of scholarship or teaching effectiveness at a later date.

Candidates must apply online at

This position is covered by collective bargaining agreement. UC Davis is an affirmative action/equal employment opportunity employer and is dedicated to recruiting a diverse faculty community. We welcome all qualified applicants to apply, including women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

Job location

Davis, CA


Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Teaching - Description of accomplishments and philosophy in Teaching.

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Diversity contributions documented in the application file will be used to evaluate applicants. Visit for guidelines about writing a diversity statement and why one is requested.

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)

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