Lecturer position available in FOR280

Posted: 11.10.2016


The Environmental Toxicology offers a temporary Lecturer position in – Forensic DNA Analysis, FOR280.

This course provides a foundation in theory and practice of forensic DNA analysis; past, present and emerging technologies; legal and quality assurance issues. DNA extraction, DNA quantitation, multiplex amplification of STR loci, capillary electrophoresis of amplified products, and analysis of STR typing data are also covered

APPOINTMENT DATE: Winter Quarter 2017: January 6 to March 24, 2017 (service periods)


Teach one graduate course in Forensic DNA Analysis, FOR280.


Appropriate professional degree,  e.g.,  doctorate or m as t er ’s   degree  (or  30  units  of graduate coursework); demonstrated teaching ability; a developing record of scholarly or professional achievement in an area of expertise related to the subject area of the course.


Temporary lecturers are selected to fill specialized  positions that require professional as well as academic expertise.

SALARY:  Commensurate with experience.

COURSE AVAILABILITY:  The following course is available for Winter 2017 Forensic DNA Analysis, FOR280.

See http://forensicscience.ucdavis.edu/courses/ for full course description.


For full consideration, applications must be received December 6, 2016 Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, a curriculum vita, contact information for three references and a statement of teaching proficiency. Candidates may be asked for further evidence of scholarship or teaching effectiveness at a later date. Candidates must apply online at http://recruit.ucdavis.edu.

This position is covered by collective bargaining agreement. 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.