Instructor, Assistant or Associate Professor of Agriculture

Richmond, Kentucky, United States

Job description

Position Summary
The Department of Agriculture at Eastern Kentucky University is seeking a talented and flexible faculty member who can teach a variety of courses in the area of Agricultural Business during the 2018-2019 academic year. This is a tenure track position with a 9-month appointment; 80% teaching; 10% Scholarship; 10% Service beginning August 2018. The position will require a broad-based educational and experiential background in agriculture.

The successful candidate is expected to teach and develop courses in agricultural business and economics, focusing on marketing of raw agricultural products, agricultural finance, record keeping, and entrepreneurship. It is also expected that the candidate will have the background and interest to focus on the marketing of agricultural products and services from smaller producers in Kentucky’s central and Appalachian regions. The individual is expected to demonstrate effective communication and interpersonal skills with undergraduate students and with the agricultural community, and serve on Department, College, and/or University committees.

Reviews of applicants will continue until the position is filled.

Minimum Educational Qualifications
ABD required

How to apply

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Eastern Kentucky University is a regional, coeducational, public institution of higher education offering general and liberal arts programs, pre-professional and professional training in education and various other fields at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Located in Richmond, Madison County, Kentucky, Eastern has a distinguished record of more than a century of educational service to the Commonwealth.