University of California, Davis

Assistant Professor (tenure track), Health Communication and Persuasive Technologies @ UC Davis

The Department of Communication at the University of California Davis invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track, assistant professor in Health Communication and Persuasive Technologies.


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

A Ph.D. in Communication or a related discipline is required prior to the beginning of the appointment service period start date.

Preferred qualifications

Demonstrated teaching success and experience conducting grant-supported research.

Application Requirements

Document requirements

  • Curriculum Vitae – Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Sample of Research Writing 1

  • Sample of Research Writing 2

  • Sample of Research Writing 3 (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion – Contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion documented in the application file will be used to evaluate applicants. Visit for guidelines about writing a statement and why one is requested.

  • Authorzation to Release Information Form – A reference check will be completed only if you are
    selected as the first choice candidate. Download, complete, sign, and upload the form:

  • Additional Information (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 4-6 required (contact information only)