Assistant Professor of Agriculture

Location
Arkansas, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Posted
Feb 01, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Southern Arkansas University’s College of Science and Engineering is accepting applications for tenure-track position for Assistant Professor of Agriculture with emphasis in Poultry Science.

The rapidly growing Agriculture Department is located in a modern and well-equipped 33,000 square foot Agriculture Science building. In addition, the University has recently constructed an 8,000 square foot poultry education facility equipped with the latest innovations in poultry technology.

Duties: Teach upper and lower division Poultry Science courses and associated laboratories; supervise the newly constructed poultry education facility; supervise undergraduate research projects; serve on committees; perform scholarly activity; engage in recruitment, retention, and advise students and other duties as assigned.

Qualifications: Doctorate degree in Poultry Science is preferred by time of employment; ABD candidates will be accepted; ability to teach undergraduate students; excellent communication skills; ability to work well with people; have a strong desire to interact with students both in the classroom and undergraduate research projects. All SAU faculty and staff demonstrate a commitment to inclusion and diversity of the University community and excellence in interpersonal behaviors and effective collaboration with colleagues.  Joining the SAU family requires a commitment to our culture of Continuous Quality Improvement. Southern Arkansas University offers competitive salaries commensurate with experience, as well as an excellent fringe benefit package.

Applicants should send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, transcripts, and the contact information of three (3) references to HR@saumag.edu or the Office of Human Resources, Southern Arkansas University, 100 E. University, MSC 9288, Magnolia, AR 71753. AA/EOE. Non-listed references may be contacted. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.