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Adjunct Faculty, Agronomy/Crop Science/Soil Science (Non-Tenure Track)
Alcorn State University

Date Posted Nov. 30, 2023
Title Adjunct Faculty, Agronomy/Crop Science/Soil Science (Non-Tenure Track)
University Alcorn State University
Lorman, MS, United States
Department College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Adjunct Professor
  • Agronomy/Plant & Soil Sciences

Job Summary

The incumbent will teach courses on crop production, agronomic practices, research techniques and Soil Science.


Knowledge Skills and Abilities

  • Knowledge and experience testing samples for nutritional deficiencies, diseases, or other changes
  • Knowledge of and experience using statistical, geographical information systems, and Map Window
  • Demonstrates integrity
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal, written and interpersonal
  • Strong time management skills
  • Passion for teaching and engaging with students
  • Ability to work well with colleagues and foster a collegial environment conducive to teamwork and student’s high level of learning

Essential Job Functions

  • Conducts a requisite number of classes; teaches assigned subjects
  • Provides guidance and supervision to students
  • Creates and maintains an environment conducive to excellence in teaching, learning and research
  • Preparation and formulation of curricula focused on his/her subject(s)
  • Participates in departmental meetings and hold scheduled office hours
  • Maintains equipment in the laboratory, makes arrangements for laboratory practical sessions, and provides materials to students
  • Provides academic support to other faculty members


PhD in agronomy, Crop Science, Soils, precision agriculture or other related discipline

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