Post Doctoral Fellow 2021-2022
Job Description Summary
The College of Agriculture at Auburn University located in Auburn,
Alabama, http://www.ag.auburn.edu, is seeking candidates for the
position Post-Doctoral Fellow in various disciplines of
agricultural sciences. From time to time, it is necessary to employ
Post-Doc Fellows to execute the work associated with various
contracts and grants. We are seeking applications from individuals
with a PhD in one of the following areas: Agricultural Economics;
Animal Sciences; Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences;
Biosystems/Agricultural Engineering; Entomology; Fisheries,
Aquaculture and Aquatic Sciences; Food Science; Horticulture; Plant
Pathology; Poultry Science; and Rural Sociology or related fields.
Positions are available for a minimum period of one year for a
12-month appointment, subject to annual renewal based on funding,
need and satisfactory performance for a maximum period of four
years. Post-Doctoral Fellows are non-tenure track positions.
A PhD in the area of expertise at the time employment begins. The
successful candidate must possess excellent written and
interpersonal communication skills. The candidate selected for the
positions must meet eligibility requirements to work in the United
States at the time appointment is scheduled to begin and continue
working legally for the proposed term of employment.
Special Instructions to Applicants
Review of applications will begin after October 1, 2021 and
continue throughout the year as positions become available. Please
attach the following via the on-line application system: 1)letter
of interest, 2)current vita, 3)Statement of Research Goals, and 4)
copies of all transcripts. When prompted during the on-line
application process, please provide names, phone numbers and email
addresses of three references. Only complete application materials
will be considered.
AUBURN UNIVERSITY IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION / EQUAL OPPORTUNITY
EMPLOYER . It is our policy to provide equal employment
opportunities for all individuals without regard to race, sex,
religion, color, national origin, age, disability, protected
veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender
identity, or any other classification protected by applicable
Open Until Filled
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Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Optional & Required Documents
- * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
- Public Job Posting (auemployment.com site)
- Academic Conference
- Agency Referral
- Internal Job Posting
- Personal Referral
- Veterans Assistance Services (Veteran Job Boards, Military Base
Services, State Vet Rep, etc.)
- Disability Assistance Services (Disability Job Boards, ABLE
Network, Voc-Rehab referral, etc.)
- * Please enter the specifics of the option you selected
(Open Ended Question)
- Will you have your PhD by the time of appointment?
- Please indicate your area of interest/specialty from the
pre-defined list: Agricultural Economics Animal Sciences Crop,
Soil, and Environmental Sciences Biosystems/Agricultural
Engineering Entomology Fisheries, Aquaculture, and Aquatic Sciences
Food Science Horticulture Plant Pathology Poultry Science Rural
(Open Ended Question)
- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae
- Statement of Research and/or Goals
- Other Documentation