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Join a world leading department addressing global challenges where your research makes a difference


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As part of our current strategy, The Department of Plant Sciences at the University of California, Davis has initiated a major new 'Recruitment For Excellence' that over the next two years will see the appointment of at least eight new faculty members at assistant/associate professor rank. The department is world-leading and provides a vibrant and dynamic environment with engaged and highly collaborative faculty, working from molecule to ecosystem, applying fundamental knowledge to address real-world problems in Plant Sciences. We seek the highest quality applicants and in return offer a competitive start-up and outstanding opportunities across the agricultural, environmental and life science campus that is Davis.


A Family-Friendly Place to Work

Enhance your career in our academic community.

Front Door

A one-stop website for prospective and new UC Davis employees.

Mortgage Origination Program

Helps offset California housing prices by providing competitive first mortgages to eligible faculty and senior management.

Partner Opportunities Program

Supports the recruitment and retention of faculty by assisting their partners and spouses in seeking UC Davis employment.

Capital Resource Network

Provides confidential dual career support and family integration services to ease the transition for newly relocated hires and their families.