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Assistant Professr
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

Date Posted Jul. 25, 2018
Title Assistant Professr
University University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Department Agronomy and Plant Genetics
Application Deadline Dec. 31, 2018
Position Start Date Jan. 15, 2019
  • St. Paul, MN
    United States
  • Assistant Professor
  • Agronomy/Plant & Soil Sciences

Assistant Professor, Cropping Systems Agronomy, College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences
University of Minnesota.

The Dept. of Agronomy and Plant Genetics seeks applicants for a 50% time research/50% time teaching position as an Asst. Professor of Cropping Systems in Agronomy. We seek applications from individuals with research interests and experience relevant to diversification of cropping systems. Research responsibilities include development of a nationally-recognized research program, supported by extramural funding. The position will focus on development of diversification strategies that increase overall production, profitability, resource conservation and resilience to environmental stresses in Midwest cropping systems. Teaching responsibilities two courses per year] will encompass introductory and advanced agronomy and cropping-system courses and include active and experiential learning. Ph.D. in a relevant field, including but not restricted to agronomy, agroecology, ecology, genetics, soil ecology; teaching experience and a record of publication.

See Job Opening ID 324997 on the University of Minnesota Human Resources Website for full details.

  • As an institution committed to demonstrating excellence through diversity, the College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences is committed to hiring a diverse faculty and staff, and actively encourages candidates from historically underrepresented groups to apply

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Contact Information

  • Jeanne Davy
    Agronomy and Plant Genetics
    University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
    St. Paul, MN
  • 6126251937


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