Assistant Professor of Agriculture

Arkansas, United States
Salary Not specified
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 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.