Temporary positions are anticipated for lecturers in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering. Temporary lecturers are selected to fill specialized positions which require their professional as well as their academic expertise and to fill teaching needs occasioned by sabbatical leaves, leaves of absence of regular faculty or general instructional needs of the Department. Therefore, in any given year, open positions and requirements for individuals to fill them will vary. Several appointments are made each year. The number of courses assigned for each appointment may vary depending on type of course and percentage of appointment. Service dates are: Fall Quarter 2013 (September 23, 2013 – December 13, 2013); Winter Quarter 2014 (January 3, 2014 – March 22, 2014); Spring Quarter 2014 (March 27, 2014 – June 12, 2014).
Requirements: PhD or Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, or relevant disciplines; prior/potential teaching excellence; and a developing record of scholarly or professional achievement in an area of expertise related to the subject area of the course. Salary commensurate with qualifications and course load.
To ensure consideration, submit curriculum vitae, three references, list of courses interested in teaching, and reprints or other examples of scholarly or professional attainments and teaching evaluations by May 31, 2013 via the web-based, online submission system at http://mae.ucdavis.edu. Note: Upload the three references, list of courses interested in teaching, and reprints or other examples of scholarly/professional attainments and teaching evaluations in the "Publications" section of the on-line application.
The University of California, Davis, is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty and staff. Covered by collective bargaining.