Chair Horticulture Crop Science College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences OSU

The Ohio State University/CFAES
Ohio, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Dec 03, 2020
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time
The Chair, who reports to the Vice President for Agricultural Administration and CFAES, administratively leads a comprehensive and diverse departmental program of research, teaching, extension, and international development. The Chair fosters effective, collegial, cooperative, and productive relationships among students, staff, and faculty within the department and with other departments and programs at the university; works with other department chairs and administrators to advance the vision and missions of the department to optimize resource needs of the department; and promotes the department and college with the state, national, and international organizations. The Chair will have the opportunity to carry on instructional, research, and/or outreach activities, commensurate with their administrative responsibilities and interests.
Department overview, including the current strategic plan, visit the department's website,
Qualifications and job posting,
Review of applications starts January 19, 2021, and continue until a qualified candidate is identified.
Qualified persons submit the following: 1) a letter of application; 2) a statement of the applicant's vision and administrative philosophy; leadership experiences and qualifications; 3) a complete curriculum vitae 4) names, addresses, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses, of four references and 5) a statement of philosophy and approach to building a diverse, inclusive and welcoming environment for faculty, staff, and students. Initial nominations and inquiries will be kept confidential.
Application materials, submit electronically in one pdf document to Robin Frazier CFAES HR / /330-462-6138
Questions: Chair of the Search Committee Dr. Jeff Sharp, Director, School of Environment and Natural Resources OSU
210 Kottman Hall 2021 Coffey Road, Columbus, OH 43210/ /614-292-5322
The Ohio State University is committed to establishing a culturally and intellectually diverse environment, encouraging all members of our learning community to reach their full potential. We are responsive to dual-career families and strongly promote work-life balance to support our community members through a suite of institutionalized policies. We are an NSF Advance Institution and a member of the Ohio/Western Pennsylvania/West Virginia Higher Education Recruitment Consortium. The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.