Jobs and Internships at ASI

Positions available at the Agricultural Sustainability Institute and its affiliated programs are posted on this page.  UC Davis positions can be found at

Staff and Academic Positions

Financial Analyst

Position Details: Under direction, serve as Financial Analyst for the CA&ES Agricultural Sustainability Institute (ASI) with a high degree of independence and autonomy. Serve as primary adviser to the director and program manager on budget and financial issues.

Responsible for budgetary planning and fiscal management and analysis of financial data from a variety of revenue streams, including self-supporting activities, extramural contracts and grants (including federal and state), endowments, gifts, state general funds, and other funding sources. Forecast
and monitor budgeted revenues for self -supporting activities, including commodity sales and recharge income.

Job Summary: Work with principal investigators (PIs) and the director on proposal budget preparation, and post-award grant processes, account monitoring, and associated payroll coordination. Serve as the compliance officer for department contract and grant activity, ensuring costs are allocatable and
effort reporting and cost-share commitments are properly documented.

Responsible for comprehensive and accurate budget construction, projections, management, and summary reports for the main annual operating accounts of each ASI unit. Communicate budget and financial information, through reports and other methods, to a wide range of people, including the director, PIs, staff, internal and external collaborators and liaisons, and external advisory board members.

Communicate and collaborate with PIs, unit staff, Dean's Office staff, and others to identify and resolve problems and ensure effective management of ASI's intramural and extramural funds.

Read the complete job description.

To apply, refer to the UC Davis career opportunities website.

Applications are due Friday, October 11.

Student Positions

We have no positions available at this time.

Student Internships

Interested in our Internship Program? Please visit the Student Farm Internship page and the Russell Ranch Internship page for more information about on-campus internships with the Agricultural Sustainability Institute at UC Davis.

The National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service's internship page is a good resource to search for and find off-campus internships.