Assistant Professor of Agricultural Economics/Business
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9-month, tenure-track position. Primary responsibility will be teaching undergraduate courses in agricultural economics/business dependent upon training, experience and departmental needs. The candidate should possess the ability and the desire to develop a comprehensive teaching and research program in agricultural economics.
Requirements: PhD in Agricultural Economics, demonstration of active involvement in the Food Industry research. All but dissertation (ABD) is considered. Experience in teaching preferred.
Programs: Missouri State University’s Darr School of Agriculture provides excellent education degrees in the following units via an engaged teaching and research faculty and staff team: Plant Science, Natural Resources, and Wildlife Conservation; Animal Science; Agricultural Business, Education, and Communications;
Facilities: The Darr School of Agriculture excellent facilities that include: Karls Hall located on campus with modern lecture halls, laboratories and offices; The Darr Agricultural Center with the excellent Pinegar Arena and the Bond Learning Center facilities; The Woodlands is a 157 acre native hardwood teaching/research facility within 30 minutes of campus; The Shealy Farm , 250 acre forages and timber with a Conference Center; The Journagan Ranch , 3200 acre, 1000 beef animal (500 Purebred Hereford Herd) learning center; and the State Fruit Experiment Station, 190 acre 100 year old station with special emphasis on Grape Genetics and Breeding, as well as viticulture and enology.
First date of consideration of applications will begin March 16,2015. Missouri State University is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action/ Minority/Female/Veterans/Disability employer and institution. Employment will require a criminal background check at University expense.