Lecturer of Agriculture Sciences (Plant & Soil Sciences)
Position Title Lecturer of Agricultural Sciences (Plant & Soil Sciences)
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
Huntsville, Texas 77341
Phone 936 294-3333
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.