Agriculture (FA0212)

  • California State University, Chico
  • Chico, California
  • Apr 17, 2021
Full Time Agriculture or Farm or Ranch

Job Description

The Position: The College of Agriculture invites applications for a tenure-track, academic year position in Agricultural Education beginning in the 2021-22 academic year. The position includes the expectation the incumbent will conduct research consistent with his or her teaching assignment.

Minimum Qualifications: The minimum education requirement for appointment to this position is a PhD or EdD in agricultural education or related areas such as agricultural mechanics, agricultural communications or agricultural leadership. Candidates nearing completion of the doctorate may be considered; however, all requirements for conferral of the degree must be met prior to start date.

Responsibilities: This tenure-track position carries responsibilities in the areas of teaching, scholarship and service. The successful applicant's teaching and research programs are expected to contribute to interdisciplinary approaches to agricultural education. As a member of an integrated team, the successful applicant will provide lecture and field instruction in agricultural education and teaching methods for secondary teachers; supervise student teachers; advise undergraduate and graduate students; participate in the agricultural education program; conduct research in an area related to teaching responsibilities and industry needs; serve on appropriate College and University committees; participate in outreach conferences, activities, and other programs within the College of Agriculture; work closely with the local agricultural community; and may advise student organizations. Specific teaching assignments are based upon qualifications of the individual and the needs of the college.

Additional requirements include the following:

* Demonstrated interest and commitment to undergraduate agricultural education
* Demonstrated commitment to access and equity in education for all students
* Excellent written and oral communication skills in the English language
* Demonstrated ability in applied agricultural education research

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience in undergraduate agricultural education instruction
Experience in secondary agricultural education

Closing Date/Time: Open until filled

Job Address

Chico, California 95929 United States View Map