An academic year (9-month) Lecturer with Potential for Security of Employment (LPSOE) position in the Department of Animal Science, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences in the field of Equine Science. The appointee will be expected to carry out high-level and innovative teaching in this area, consistent with the broad goals of the department. The appointee may be required to teach up to six undergraduate courses per year in departmental undergraduate curricula as assigned by the department chair [courses include ANS 115 (Advanced Horse Production); ANS 125 (Equine Exercise Physiology); ANS 126 (Equine Nutrition); ANS 127 (Advanced Equine Reproduction); ANS 141 (Equine Enterprise Management)]; assignments are based on enrollment, scope (classroom, field, laboratory) and needs of the unit as well as career stage of the appointee. The appointee will have a leadership role in the scholarship of teaching and learning, work with other faculty to develop, implement and assess new pedagogical initiatives, support student internships at the department equine facilities, and develop a successful discipline-based educational research program with a primary focus on equine science.
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.
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Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
Research Background - not to exceed two pages
Statement of Teaching
Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Diversity contributions is used to evaluate applicants. Visit http://academicaffairs.ucdavis.edu/diversity/equity_inclusion/index.html for guideline. Include past experience & future plans for activities that promote diversity and inclusion.
Cover Letter (Optional)