Qualifications: An earned Ph.D. in Agronomy, Horticulture, Plant Science, Soil Science, Environmental Science, Sustainable Agriculture, or any closely related discipline. The candidates should have a clear understanding, commitment and evidence of a holistic view point relative to solving agricultural, environmental and social problems. Preferred qualifications include research experience in organic and/or sustainable agriculture, demonstrated ability to attract extramural funding, and classroom teaching experience. Candidates must demonstrate skills in verbal and written communication, interpersonal relationships, and an ability to work well with a diverse group of students, teachers and researchers.
Application Procedure: Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, a completed Lincoln University Application for Employment Form downloadable at http://www.lincolnu.edu/files/LUEmploymentapp.pdf, current resume, university transcripts, and three letters of reference to: Human Resource Services, Lincoln University, 101 Young Hall, P.O. Box 29, Jefferson City, MO 65102-0029. Lincoln University is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action/ ADA Employer.
Salary & Benefits: Commensurate with qualifications and experience. Standard benefit package, as described on the Lincoln University web site, is made available to all full-time faculty.
Posted on: 07/12/2010
Closing Date: August 23, 2010 or until the position is filled.