February 1, 2021

Seeking Faculty Associate Director: California Lighting Technology Center

University of California, Davis

Courtesy of UC Davis/CLTC.

The University of California, Davis, seeks an accomplished designer with experience in energy-efficient lighting, daylighting or a related area of product, systems or environmental design to join the leadership of the UC Davis California Lighting Technology Center (CLTC), teach lighting design classes, and pursue related research. The Associate Director will be appointed as an Assistant or tenured Associate Professor within the Department of Design, College of Letters and Science.

To be considered, applicants should have a PhD degree or equivalent terminal degree (Masters) in a relevant field such as Architecture, Industrial Design, Interior Design, Environmental Design or Lighting Design. Candidates will have significant record of professional practice and/or academic accomplishment in one or more of the following fields: lighting/daylighting design, interior/architectural design, product/industrial design, sustainability/energy efficiency, systems design. Candidates will have experience in a teaching/training environment. Candidates will have demonstrated leadership and administrative experience in a group research, professional design, or innovation environment. The applicant will have exceptional interpersonal and networking skills and the ability to work effectively with individuals representing a diversity of backgrounds, interests, and positions both within and outside the University of California.

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Inquiries should be directed to:

Professor Simon Sadler
Chair, Department of Design
University of California at Davis
Davis, CA 95616
T (530) 754 2605
sjsadler [​at​]

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