Assistant Professor of Animal Science

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Assistant Professor of Animal Science

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Job Summary/Description:

The Department of Agriculture at Angelo State University invites applications for a tenure track position in Animal Science at the rank of Assistant Professor. This is a 9-month position, with the option to teach summer courses, which is expected to start in August 2021.

Typical Duties/Job Duties:

Teach 24-contact hours per academic year of undergraduate and graduate classes in the area of Animal Science. Courses can include reproduction, genetics, nutrition, animal physiology, and/or other general animal science classes that best fit the candidate’s field and expertise. The successful candidate will also conduct research in his or her area of expertise that leads to advising graduate students working at the Master’s level in the department

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

- Knowledge and ability to develop innovative learning experiences
- Knowledge in and ability for dedication to excellence in teaching, mentorship, and research.
- Skill in communication
- Skill in organization
- Ability to maintain high professional standards, both in and out of the classroom.

Minimum Qualifications:

Earned doctorate in Animal Science or a closely related field from an accredited university with preferred emphasis in reproduction, genetics, or animal physiology. Excellent written and oral communication skills with strong organizational skills. Collegiality and the ability to work well with other faculty, staff, and students in the department are also expected.

Physical Requirements:

Normal interaction with livestock, outdoor activities, minimal physical labor requirements.

EEO Statement:

Angelo State University is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to promoting and ensuring equal employment opportunity for all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Angelo State University is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to ensure equal access to employment opportunities for qualified individuals with disabilities. We are committed to ensuring that a qualified individual with a disability has the same rights and privileges in employment as non-disabled employees. If an accommodation is requested for the job application process, please contact our office at (325) 942-2168 or email us at [email protected].

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Special Instructions to Applicants:

If three professional letters are not attached at the time of application, please mail to:
Angelo State University
Department of Agriculture
ASU Station #10888
San Angelo, TX 76909




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Posted: 10/29/2020
Application Due: 1/29/2021
Work Type: Full Time