The Department of Communication at the University of California at Davis invites applications for a temporary teaching position in Communication for the 2019-2020 academic year. Availability of this position depends upon final administrative approval. The Department seeks applicants with demonstrated teaching experience and effectiveness. An M.A. in communication is required, but a Ph.D. is strongly desired. This position is covered by a Collective Bargaining Unit.
We seek a lecturer whose primary teaching interests include two or more of the following areas: computer-mediated communication, social networks, social media, and quantitative research methods. Applicants must have previous teaching experience and demonstrated effectiveness in teaching. The appointee will teach up to four courses during the 2019-2020 academic year. Compensation is commensurate with ability and experience. Candidates should electronically submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching ability (e.g., student evaluations), two letters of reference and a writing sample to https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF02938.
To ensure review of your application, please submit all materials by July 31, 2019, but materials will be accepted until the position is filled. The University of California, Davis and the Department are interested in candidates who are committed to the highest standards of scholarship and professional activities, and to the development of a campus climate that supports equality and diversity. The University of California is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.
UC Davis is the home of the Aggies — go-getters, change makers and problem solvers who make their mark at one of the top public universities in the United States. Since we first opened in 1908, we’ve been known for standout academics, sustainability and Aggie Pride as well as valuing the Northern California lifestyle. These themes are woven into our 100-plus-year history and our reputation for solving problems related to food, health, the environment and society.Our 5,300-acre campus is in the city of Davis, a vibrant college town of about 68,000 located in Yolo County. The state capital is 20 minutes away, and world-class destinations such as the San Francisco Bay Area, Lake Tahoe and the Napa Valley are within a two-hour drive.