Mike Akahori took up the ukelele to find balance with his technical work as manager of the Engineering Fabrication Lab at UC Davis.
Whether you’re a long-time faculty or staff member or it’s your first day on the job, UC has programs and resources to help you get started, support your work, develop your skills and advance your career.
From learning your health age to participating in local fitness classes, we encourage you to take advantage of UC Living Well and the wealth of tools and programs we offer to help you live a healthy lifestyle.
At UC, we love it when faculty, staff and retirees get involved — and there are lots of opportunities at every campus and medical center. We hope you’ll explore the ways you can be a part of your UC community.
As stewards of the public trust, we believe in ethical behavior, inclusiveness, treating each other with respect, accountability and transparency. We aim to be the best at what we do, and we value and encourage open dialogue.
UC faculty and staff strive every day for excellence for the public good. We’re problem solvers, risk takers and restless pioneers.
Whether we teach students or feed them, develop the latest vaccine or administer it, write books or shelve them, we all play an important role in making things better for individuals, for California and for the world.
Careers at UC
If you think you might enjoy working here, and have a passion for public service and making a difference, we'd love to hear from you.