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Job ID: 117765

Lecturer of Entomology
University of Kentucky

Date Posted Dec. 26, 2018
Title Lecturer of Entomology
University University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY, United States
Department 81080:ENTOMOLOGY
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Entomology

The University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment (CAFE) is seeking a qualified candidate to fill a full-time Lecturer position. This will be a twelve-month appointment. Lecturers at the University of Kentucky have faculty status but are not eligible for tenure.

The Lecturer will be based in the Department of Entomology (ENT) and will teach undergraduate courses both in the Entomology and the Agricultural and Medical Biotechnology programs. Teaching responsibilities include courses such as Introductory Genetics (ABT 360), Experimental Methods in Biotechnology (ABT 495), Writing and Presentations in Biotechnology (ABT 301). The development of Entomology courses for on-line instruction will also be expected. The initial appointment is for one year, with potential reappointment depending on satisfactory performance reviews and availability of funds.

Required application materials include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching portfolio (upload under Specific Request 1), and graduate transcripts (upload under Academic Transcript). Please also include the names of three professional references when prompted in the application.

The application deadline is January 31st, 2019 or until a suitable candidate is found. Questions may be directed to the Department Chair Dr. Reddy Palli via email at

Salary and fringe benefits are competitive with those of other leading land-grant universities. For more information about the Department of Entomology please visit

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