Careers

Browse our current openings within the Center for Educational Effectiveness:

Postdoctoral Fellow – Online and Hybrid Learning

The Postdoctoral Fellow - Online and Hybrid Learning will help lead research on how diverse students interact with online learning tools including LibreTexts online textbooks, homework and quiz systems, commenting systems, and related software. This work will generate new knowledge to help educators design more effective learning experiences and improve their students’ outcomes. We are seeking exceptional candidates with a variety of backgrounds who have excellent skills in statistics and a passion for supporting college-level learning for diverse students. Ideal candidates will have programming skills, experience in machine learning techniques, and/or experience with learning management system data.. Learn more here.

 

Education Specialist – Graduate Student Development Focus

Under general direction of the Assistant Vice Provost for Educational Effectiveness, and reporting directly to the Associate Director of Learning and Teaching Support (LTS), the Education Specialist provides support for instructional advancement initiatives of the Center for Educational Effectiveness (CEE) and coordinates initiatives in graduate student development in teaching and learning within the CEE. As a member of the LTS team, the Education Specialist will design, administer, and evaluate programmatic efforts related to the advancement of teaching and learning for the UC Davis teaching community (e.g., faculty, lecturers, and graduate students). These duties include coordinating initiatives in graduate student educational development in learning and teaching, conducting learning and teaching consultations, developing and delivering instructional workshops; developing teaching assistant orientation programming; collaborating on instructional certification and training development for graduate student instructors, facilitating learning colloquia/communities; implementing instructional enhancement and innovation grant awards; and working collaboratively with campus partners on matters related to learning and teaching at UC Davis. Programming will be developed and delivered in a variety of settings (eg hybrid, online, traditional).

Application deadline: June 15th, 2020.

Additional information and position application: https://bit.ly/CEE_EdSpecialist (Job ID 7556).