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Project Scientist in Climate-Smart Agriculture with #23-11
UC Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program
Location Headquarters: UCANR, Davis, CA
The University of California, Agriculture and Natural Resources (UC ANR) offers a unique recruitment opportunity for a Project Scientist in Climate-Smart Agriculture with UC Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program (UC SAREP). The Project Scientist will support the mission of UC SAREP. They will work in research and outreach to advance understanding of soil health and adoption of climate-smart farming practices to enhance the climate-resilience and overall sustainability of California cropping systems.
Education: A minimum of a Ph.D. degree in Soil Science, Ecology/Agroecology, Environmental Science, Geography, Geology, Plant Sciences (agronomy, pomology, etc.) or a related field is required at the time of appointment.
Salary & Benefits
Salary: $74,500 – $79,300. Step placement is based on applicable experience and professional qualifications. Refer to https://www.ucop.edu/academic-personnel-programs/_files/2023-24/july-2023-acad-salary-scales/t37-b.pdf for information regarding the Project Scientist non-represented series salary scales. This is a represented position.
Benefits: Comprehensive benefits including health insurance, retirement plans, two days per month paid vacation, one day per month paid sick leave, and paid holidays. Refer to https://ucnet.universityofcalifornia.edu/compensation-and-benefits/index.html
How to Apply
Visit https://recruit.ucanr.edu/ and choose “applicants” (refer to position #23-11)
Closing Date: To assure full consideration, application packets must be received by October 9th, 2023 – (open until filled)
Please note that successful applicants are responsible for ensuring their eligibility to work in the United States (i.e., citizen or national of the United States, a lawful permanent resident, a foreign national authorized to work in the United States without need of employer sponsorship) for the duration of the appointment period.
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The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.