Job Opportunities

Specialist Position in the Soil Resource Laboratory

Posted. Jan 13, 2017

The mission of the Soil Resource Lab is to repackage National Cooperative Soil Survey data into user friendly online apps and decision support tools. The lab is seeking a highly qualified applicant to manage our complex digital soil survey database, construct and upkeep soil survey apps and create online interactive maps to support land use decision making.

The nature and purpose of this position is to maintain existing apps and develop new soil survey apps for the California Soil Resource Lab. This position will interface with the Lab’s nationwide soil survey database using knowledge of all the necessary code to make the apps communicate seamlessly. These skills include expertise in Apache HTTPE Server, HTML, JavaScript to work with MapServer and JavaScript Libraries. This position will also provide GIS expertise to make maps and construct complex queries of digital soil survey data and other spatial datasets.

Full position announcement: View

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF SOIL BIOPHYSICS

Posted. August 17, 2016

Assistant Professor of Soil Biophysics.The Department of Land, Air and Water Resources (LAWR) in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, University of California, Davis, invites outstanding scholars to submit an application for Assistant Professor in Soil Biophysics. This will be a 9-month academic year tenure track appointment with teaching, research, outreach/engagement 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 (http://caes.ucdavis.edu/research/agexpstn).

Full Position Announcement: View

Assistant Professor of Environmental Informatics

Posted. July 5, 2016

The Department of Land, Air and Water Resources in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, University of California, Davis,invites outstanding scholars to submit an application for Assistant Professor in Spatial and Environmental Informatics. This will be a 9-month academic year tenure track appointment. The position is in the College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, and there is an expectation for mission oriented research and outreach as part of the California Agricultural
Experiment Station (http://www.caes.ucdavis.edu/research).

Full position announcement: JPF01937