Unit 18 Lecturer for FST298 – Spring 2021


Open date: February 15th, 2021

Next review date: Monday, Mar 1, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Tuesday, Mar 2, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


The Department of Food Science and Technology at the University of California, Davis invites applications for a lecturer positions to teach FST 298 – Design Thinking for Food during the Spring 2021 Quarter. Qualified candidates will have a Master’s Degree in food science or a related field and expertise Design Thinking. Qualified candidates will have experience practicing Design Thinking as a tool for problem solving and innovation in the food system and university teaching experience. Qualified candidates will have Experience with multidisciplinary collaboration. Experience with teaching Design Thinking, and teaching remotely are also desired.

SALARY AND APPOINTMENT LEVEL: commensurate with the course teaching load and experience. Applications should be submitted on-line at http://recruit.ucdavis.edu/ no later than 3/1/2021. 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.
UC Davis recognizes the necessity of supporting faculty with efforts to integrate work, family and other work-life considerations. To recruit and retain the best faculty, the campus sponsors a Work Life Program that provides programs and services that support faculty as they strive to honor their commitments to work, home and community.

UC Davis is a smoke- and tobacco-free campus effective January 1, 2014. Smoking, the use of smokeless tobacco products, and the use of unregulated nicotine products (e-cigarettes) will be strictly prohibited on any property owned or leased by UC Davis-- indoors and outdoors, including parking lots and residential space.


Document requirements

  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion - Contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion documented in the application file will be used to evaluate applicants. Visit https://academicaffairs.ucdavis.edu/faculty-equity-and-inclusion for guidelines about writing a statement and why one is requested.

Reference requirements

  • 3-8 required (contact information only)


Davis, California


Apply here: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/JPF03997

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