Assistant Professor of Horticulture

The Department of Plant Sciences in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences at the University of California, Davis, USA, is recruiting an Assistant Professor of Horticulture with a preferred emphasis in horticulture in nursery, greenhouse, or controlled environment crop production systems.

The applicant's novel horticultural research may include nursery, greenhouse or indoor crop production (CEA), floriculture, water, nutrient and light management, soilless and hydroponic production, and application of cellular, genomic, physiological and ecophysiological approaches to understand, manage and improve crop production in these systems.

These crops include vegetable transplants, young orchard fruit, nut and citrus trees, berries, floricultural and landscape plants, and as such, this hire is open to a wide pool of horticultural scholars who will be able to develop a program within their own expertise of high relevance to California industry.

The full application details can be found here:

The review date is Friday, Nov 17, 2023.

controlled environment crop production systems
Davis, CA (USA)