Faculty/Academic StaffMajor Administrative Unit / College:
College Of Agriculture And Nat ResourcesDepartment:
Agricultural Technology Institute 10002042Sub Area:
FAS- Fac./Acad StaffSalary:
Salary Commensurate with ExperienceLocation:
Agriculture, Fixed Term Faculty, Part Time (1-49.9%), Non-Union
Instructor Fixed Term
Position SummaryInstructional responsibilities include teaching ENT 110 – Applied Entomology of Economic Plants (3 credits) for the Institute of Agricultural Technology during the Fall 2021 semester.The course will be delivered at Montcalm Community College in Sidney, Michigan.ENT 110 contact hours will be 1-hour lecture, recitation, or discussion per week and 2 hours of lab per week (3 hours of total contact time per week) for 15 weeks of instruction. The course will provide students with a basic understanding of Entomology. Topics that will cover are: Introduction to field diagnosticsBasic insect biology and anatomyBasic Entomology/making an insect collectionInjury symptoms on plantsInsect classification and ordersIntegrated Pest ManagementPesticides and pesticide safetyCommercial Pesticide Applicator Certification Beneficial InsectsInsect Ecology
Position is planned to recur every Fall Semester
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.
Minimum RequirementsExperience in the field of Entomology Knowledge and skills to develop and teach resources in Entomology Excellent oral and written communication skills
Desired QualificationsM.S. in Entomology or Ph.D. in Entomology Experience in development and assessment of learning outcomes Undergraduate teaching experience and a passion for teaching
Required Application MaterialsApplication Procedure:
Qualified applicants should submit the following materials on the MSU Human Resource System: A letter of applicationA current resumeTwo letters of recommendations
Questions about the position can be directed to: Dorcia Chaison, Interim Director of IAT, at [email protected]
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Advertised: Aug 2, 2021 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: Aug 2, 2023 Eastern Daylight Time