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Department Head of Plant &Environmental Sciences/Extension Plant &Environmental Sciences
New Mexico State University

Date Posted Nov. 2, 2022
Title Department Head of Plant &Environmental Sciences/Extension Plant &Environmental Sciences
University New Mexico State University
Las Cruces, NM, United States
Department Plant & Environmental Sciences
Application Deadline Dec. 4, 2022
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Department Head/Head/Chair
  • Agricultural Extension
    Environmental Science & Ecology
    Agronomy/Plant & Soil Sciences

New Mexico State University, Department of Plant & Environmental Sciences/Extension Plant & Environmental Sciences, is recruiting for the position of Department Head.   A Ph.D. in plant, soil, environmental, horticulture, or agronomic sciences, or closely related field from an accredited university is required. Candidate must meet qualifications to attain the rank of tenured Professor in an area of plant, soil, environmental, horticulture, or agronomic sciences, or an affiliated Extension field.

The Department Head for Plant & Environmental Sciences (PES) and Extension Plant Sciences (EPS) Departments will provide visionary leadership and strive to make the departments national leaders in respective areas of teaching, research, and Extension. The selected candidate will perform administrative functions, including management of research and Extension, grant and other departmental funding, and supervision of faculty and staff; and guide faculty through promotion and tenure; secure projects through grantsmanship and partnerships; provide vision on Cooperative Extension programs; mentor faculty in their scholarly and creative development work. Offer of employment contingent upon verification of individual’s eligibility for employment in the US and upon completion of applicable background review. Application must be submitted online by: 12/4/2022. For complete job description, qualifications and application process visit: Posting # 2200216F

  • NMSU is an EEO/AA employer. Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply.

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