University of Idaho
Assistant Professor, Physiology of Ruminant Livestock (Dairy, Beef, Sheep)
Division/College: Col of Agricultural & Life Sciences
Employee Category: Faculty
Pay Range: $75,000 - $80,000
Full/Part Time: Full Time
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.
• 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.
• 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
Open Until Filled: Yes
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.
To apply, please visit: http://apptrkr.com/1088755
University of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.