Job Opportunities

Junior Specialist

Posted. Oct 20, 2016

We are seeking a highly motivated individual to assist in managing a collaborative project in the UC Davis Department of Land Air & Water Resources and the Environmental Studies Program at the University of Oregon. We are looking for a Junior Specialist with a demonstrated ability in data organization, processing/programming (SAS, R, or equivalent), strong analytical skills, and some experience with field survey data (agricultural or environmental). This is part of a project focused on plant/environment interactions, specifically on water use in almonds and the responses of almonds to deficit irrigation.

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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).

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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).

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Lecturer Position

Posted. May 20, 2016

The Department of Land, Air and Water Resources offers a temporary Lecturer position in Soil Physics. For full consideration, applications must be received by June 8, 2016. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, three letters of recommendation, a curriculum vita, and evidence of teaching proficiency. Candidates may be asked for further evidence of scholarship or teaching effectiveness at a later date. Candidates must apply online at https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF01043.

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Initiative Manager - Water Funder Initiative

Posted. Mar 29, 2016

WFI seeks a highly professional, self-directed, and motivated professional to play a crucial role to advance WFI’s goals. On behalf of, and under the guidance of, WFI’s Managing Director, as well as the Strategy Lead, the Initiative Manager will serve as the hub for WFI and will be responsible for coordinating and facilitating all aspects of the project. The Initiative Manager will organize and prioritize WFI’s workflow, manage internal and external communications, coordinate and facilitate meetings, manage contracts and budgets, and contribute to and oversee the development of a range of written materials and other work products. This position requires a highly organized, detail-oriented individual who enjoys collaborating with diverse individuals and working in an entrepreneurial and flexible atmosphere.

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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Integrated modeling of hydroclimate systems, University of California, Davis (UCD) and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)

Posted. Feb 2, 2016

The Department of Land, Air and Water Resources (LAWR) in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, University of California, Davis, and the Climate and Ecological Sciences Division at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) invite outstanding scholars to submit an application for Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Integrated Modeling of Hydroclimate Systems. The incumbent will also hold a Faculty (Senior) Scientist appointment at LBNL. This will be a 9-month academic year appointment supported equally by UCD and LBNL and includes expectations for a component of research and outreach as part of the California Agricultural Experiment Station. The successful candidate is expected to provide leadership and conduct innovative research related to integrated modeling of hydroclimate systems. The ideal candidate would link hydrologic and atmospheric process at regional to global scales toward a more unified science of hydroclimatology for better understanding interplay between climate change, hydrologic processes, and human and natural systems. Experience in developing or modifying regional or global climate models, in coupling regional and global climate models, or in applying such models to understanding complex and diverse regional- scale hydrologic and climate issues are preferred.

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