Lecturer of Agriculture Sciences (Plant & Soil Sciences)

Location
Huntsville, Texas
Posted
Feb 26, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Title Lecturer of Agricultural Sciences (Plant & Soil Sciences)

Requisition 201800019F

Rank Lecturer

FLSA status Exempt Hiring

Salary Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Position Type Interim Full Time

College College of Science & Engineering Technology

Department Dept of Agricultural Sciences    

 

Refer Applicants To

Dr. Timothy Pannkuk 

Search Committee Chair
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Sam Houston State University
Box 2088
Huntsville, Texas 77341

Phone 936 294-3333 

Email pannkuk@shsu.edu  

 

Duties Performed in the Usual Course of the Job

This position requires the candidate to teach 4-6 courses (12-18 credit hours) per semester. Reduced course load available with departmental service activities. Course load will include Floral Design. The successful applicant will contribute to our growing undergraduate program and is expected to assist with advising a student organization.

Educational Requirements for the Position

An earned doctorate or master’s degree in Horticulture, Agronomy, or other closely related fields.

Experience Required for the Position

Desired areas of interest include landscape horticulture and floral design. Excellent communication skills are required. Applicant must have a strong commitment to undergraduate education and interdisciplinary collaboration. Green industry work and/or college teaching experiences are preferred. Full-time position, nine-month initial appointment with possibility of extension and potential for summer employment.

Special Instructions Summary

Electronically submit the following:
• State of Texas employment application
• Letter of interest
• Curriculum vita
• Statement of teaching philosophy
• Official transcripts of all university work
• Three letters of recommendation (online submission, via email or mail)

Please note: References provided in the References section of the application will receive an automated email reference request at the time the application is submitted.

All application materials must be submitted no later than 11:59pm (CT), June 1, 2018 for consideration.