Southern Arkansas University’s College of Science and Engineering is accepting applications for a 9-month Assistant Professor tenure-track position in Agricultural Education.
Duties: teach undergraduate agricultural education and agricultural mechanics courses; advise and mentor undergraduate students; supervise field experiences for pre-service students; provide service to the department, college and university, as well as Arkansas FFA; engage in recruitment and retention of students; serve as advisor for student organizations and other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: earned doctorate in Agricultural Education preferred, ABD accepted; secondary teaching experience from a well-rounded high school agricultural science program is desired; demonstrated teaching excellence; 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; evidence of the ability to teach shop classes such as structures, welding, and electricity. 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.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. 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.