Visiting Assistant Professor – Animal Science
The Berea College Agriculture and Natural Resources Program invites applicants for a full-time, three-year, visiting assistant professor position in animal science to begin in August 2013, and continue through the 2015-2016 academic year. A Ph.D. in animal science or a related discipline preferred. Individuals with practical and research experience in sustainable, grass-based and organic livestock production, integrated crop and livestock farming systems, and management systems appropriate for small to medium-sized farms are strongly encouraged to apply. Teaching responsibilities will include animal science, animal nutrition, animal reproduction and breeding, and two additional courses that can be negotiated based on need, interest, and available facilities. Responsibilities will also include supervising, training, and working with students on the College’s 480-acre educational farm.
Commitments to the purposes of the College and to superior teaching at the undergraduate level are essential. Applicants should email a cover letter, current C.V., a teaching statement, copies of transcripts, and three letters of reference to the chair of the search committee, Dr. Mike Panciera, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin November 15, 2012, and continue until the position is filled. More information about the academic department, degree program, and educational farm can be found at www.berea.edu/anr.
Berea College, in light of its mission in the tradition of impartial love and social equality, welcomes all people of the earth to learn and work here.