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AGRICULTURE - Assistant Professor of Sustainable Horticulture

Job Classification

  

Position summary

Assistant Professor of Horticulture, 100% appointment with 70% of the time in the classroom teaching horticulture science and 30% will be oversight of the horticulture activities at the Agriculture Education Center, which will include personal research, and student oversight.  This position will work closely with the faculty and staff of the Department of Sustainable Agriculture to develop and maintain the facilities of the Center for educational and research activities, and assists the faculty in these activities.

Qualifications summary

EDUCATION:        PhD preferred in a related field

EXPERIENCE:        Minimum of three years’ experience of successfully managing research or an active farm.  Minimum of three years experience teaching within higher education.


Must be a Seventh-day Adventist in good and regular standing.

Duties and responsibilities

ESSENTIAL DUTIES

Teaching & Research



 

Within the Center





Supervisory responsibilities

N/A

Qualifications

PhD preferred in a related field to Horticulture and the plant sciences. Minimum of three years’ experience of successfully managing research or an active farm.  Minimum of three years experience teaching within higher education.


Must be a Seventh-day Adventist in good and regular standing.

Technical competencies

N/A

Interpersonal interactions

N/A

Physical demands



Work environment

This position is both in the classroom and on the farm/greenhouse.  Profissional and horticulture research settings will be typical.