Lecturer in the Department of Design: Winter & Spring 2021
The Department of Design announces a temporary lecturer position(s) to teach FURNITURE DESIGN AND DETAILING during the Winter and Spring 2021 quarters.
DES 135A - FURNITURE DESIGN AND DETAILING ; Development of designs for contemporary furniture. Consideration of behavioral and physical requirements, cultural and historic expression, and structural and aesthetic qualities. Process includes research, drawings, and construction of scale models.
Design at UC Davis is unique within the University of California system and presents itself as a global model for design education with a research focus.
Applicants must have professional experience in a design field related to the curriculum.
Appointment Dates: Winter Quarter: January 4 - March 19, 2021 Spring Quarter: March 25 - June 10 2021
Qualifications: Appropriate professional degree, e.g. MFA, or equivalent training and professional experience.
Demonstrated teaching ability and experience. A developing record of creative, scholarly, or professional achievement in an area of expertise related to the subject area, as described in this announcement.
Salary and Appointment Level: Commensurate with degree and experience.
Applications: The closing date for applications is July 20, 2021
Names and contact information of three references.
Candidates may be asked for further evidence of scholarly or creative work at a later date.
POSITIONS ARE COVERED BY A COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENT. THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, DAVIS, AND THE DEPARTMENT OF DESIGN 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. 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. PROOF OF CITIZENSHIP OR ELIGIBILITY FOR US EMPLOYMENT REQUIRED PRIOR TO EMPLOYMENT (IMMIGRATION REFORM AND CONTROL ACT OF 1986).
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