RESPONSIBILITIES: Primary responsibility is teaching undergraduate courses in animal science with a preferred emphasis in reproductive physiology, genetics and pre-veterinary medicine. The candidate may also teach M.S. graduate courses, supervise graduate students, advise departmental student organizations, and oversee livestock production facilities. The candidate will be expected to develop a high quality research program that includes grant writing and publishing within the discipline. Additional responsibilities include participating in appropriate professional and university service.
QUALIFICATIONS: Educational background in animal science or closely related area. Candidates must have a completed doctorate or reasonably expect to complete a doctorate by March 1, 2018. Candidates must be able to demonstrate oral proficiency in the English language as a requirement for this position, as mandated by state law. Initial review of applications will begin on March 24, 2017, and continue until the position is filled. To assure full consideration, apply online to posting number 0709009 at http://www.jobs.IllinoisState.edu and send a letter of application, full vitae including transcripts, and contact information for three references by March 24, 2017 to:
Mrs. Kathy Scott, Administrative Assistant to the Chair Campus Box 5020 Illinois State University Normal, IL 61790-5020 Phone: (309) 438-5655 FAX: (309) 438-5653 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Visit our Web site: http://agriculture.illinoisstate.edu/
Illinois State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer encouraging applications from individuals with disabilities, minorities, females, and veterans.
Additional Salary Information: SALARY: Competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications
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