Full-time, nine month, tenure-track or instructor position in the
Hutson School of Agriculture to begin August 2022.
Summary of Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Teach 12 hours per semester of courses such as Ag Sales, Ag Policy,
Commodity Marketing, and other Agribusiness courses as assigned.
Teach courses in agribusiness and agricultural economics and
develop new courses that will enhance the current Agribusiness
curriculum. Public service, advisor to student groups, and student
advising required. Positive rapport with regional agribusiness
firms required. Participate in research and scholarly activities,
serve on committees, and support a quality graduate program in the
Hutson School of Agriculture.
Minimum Education Requirements:
Master's in Agriculture Business, Ag Economics, Food and Resource
Economics or related field is required.
Minimum Experience and Skill Requirements:
Demonstrated competence in the area of agriculture business is
Preferred Education and/or Experience
PhD in Agriculture Business, Ag Economics, Food and Resource
Economics or related field is preferred. ABDs with a documented
plan of completion by appointment date will be considered.
Documented successful teaching experience at the post-secondary
level is preferred. Work experience within the broad area of
Agriculture Business. Demonstrated skills in communications, human
relations, and leadership int he field of Agribusiness. Online
Note: If the successful candidate is master's prepared, the
position will be filled as a non-tenure track, instructor. If the
successful candidate holds a terminal degree, the position will be
filled as a tenure-track, assistant professor.
Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Murray State
University is an equal education and employment opportunity, M/F/D,