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University of Idaho
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Posted: 09/20/2017
Assistant Professor, Physiology of Ruminant Livestock (Dairy, Beef, Sheep)

University of Idaho

Assistant Professor, Physiology of Ruminant Livestock (Dairy, Beef, Sheep)

Location: Moscow

Division/College: Col of Agricultural & Life Sciences

Employee Category: Faculty

Pay Range: $75,000 - $80,000

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Position Summary:

The Department of Animal & Veterinary Science is seeking candidates with expertise in the physiology of ruminants (dairy, beef, and sheep). Areas of interest for expertise to complement existing programs include, reproductive biology (preferred), endocrinology, or developmental biology. Applicants should have a PhD in Animal or Dairy Science or have significant ability to apply their research to cattle and sheep. Responsibilities are 65% research and scholarly activity, and 35% teaching and advising.

Minimum Qualifications:

• PhD (completed by date of appointment) in Animal or Dairy Science, or related field, with emphasis in the physiology of ruminant livestock.

• Proven interest in livestock (dairy, beef or sheep) production.

• Demonstrated ability to generate and publish novel dairy, beef or sheep research.

• Demonstrated ability to teach the required courses.

• Outstanding oral and written communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Relevant post-doctoral experience.

• Demonstrated success with writing and submitting grants for external funding.

• Proven understanding of livestock (dairy, beef or sheep) production.

• Relevant expertise and experience in Reproductive Biology

Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:

Posting Number: F000522P

Posting Date: 01/20/2017

Closing Date:

Open Until Filled: Yes

Special Instructions:

Applicant review will begin February 20, 2017

Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.

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EEO Statement

University of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.