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Assistant Professor of Animal Science
University of California, Davis

Date Posted Jan. 10, 2019
Title Assistant Professor of Animal Science
University University of California, Davis
Davis, CA, United States
Department Department of Animal Science
Application Deadline Mar. 1, 2019
Position Start Date Sep. 1, 2019
  • Assistant Professor
  • Animal Science

Assistant Professor of Animal Science
Department of Animal Science, University of California, Davis

The University of California at Davis is pleased to announce the recruitment for a tenure‐track faculty position in Animal Science as part of a cluster hire of three faculty devoted to Strengthening the Linkages between Agriculture and Nutrition. The successful candidate will join the Department of Animal Science in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences at the rank of Assistant Professor.

Criteria for appointment include: Ph.D. or equivalent degree in Animal Science, Animal Biology, Nutrition, Genetics, or related field to Animal Science, preferably with post‐doctoral experience, a record of excellence in scholarly research, and demonstrable potential to establish a competitively‐funded research program.

The appointee will be responsible for teaching both undergraduate and graduate classes as assigned by the Chair, with the typical teaching expectation of 2.5 courses per year, and be actively involved in undergraduate advising, curricular development and department and university service. The appointee is also expected to guide and mentor graduate students and participate in research and outreach/engagement programs consistent with the mission of the CA Agricultural Experiment Station.

Applicants should submit materials via the following website: Additional inquiries can be directed to Professor Frank Mitloehner at The position will remain open until filled but to ensure consideration, applications should be received March 1, 2019.

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.

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Contact Information

  • Professor Frank Mitloehner
    Department of Animal Science
    University of California, Davis
    Davis, CA
  • 530-752-1251


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