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Clemson University: College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences: Animal & Veterinary Sciences
Lecturer – Animal and Veterinary Sciences
Location: 129 Poole Ag Center, Clemson, SC
Clemson University’s Department of Animal and Veterinary Sciences is excited to announce a non-tenure track Lecturer position that supports our signature program in One Health. We are seeking a permanent 9-month Lecturer with broadly-defined expertise in the animal sciences. Preferred start date will be fall 2023.
Expectations: the successful candidate will have an opportunity to enhance their expertise in undergraduate student instruction and mentoring. Clemson University has an outstanding Office of Teaching Effectiveness and Innovation (http://www.clemson.edu/otei/ ) where the candidate could develop courses using various modalities of instruction, and design research questions related to Scholarship of Teaching and Learning. The selected individual should have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, as they will become an integral member of our Land-Grant team.
About Clemson University: We are a Carnegie Research 1 institution located in upstate South Carolina in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains (https://www.clemson.edu/). Department of Animal and Veterinary Sciences (https://www.clemson.edu/cafls/departments/animal_vet_science/) is one of five departments in the College of Agriculture, Forestry, and Life Sciences (https://www.clemson.edu/cafls/). The AVS faculty, staff, and student offices are in Poole Agricultural Center, where we have 12,000 sq ft of well-equipped laboratories. Currently, the department has approximately 500 undergraduate and 25 graduate students. Clemson’s AVS faculty have developed excellent infrastructure and curriculum for training students in traditional and non-traditional areas of animal biology. We pride ourselves on offering “hands-on” animal experience for our students. University animal teaching and research facilities are located at:
Piedmont Research and Education Center (PREC; https://www.clemson.edu/cafls/research/piedmont/),
Godley-Snell Research Center (https://www.clemson.edu/research/godley-snell.html), and Edisto Research and Education Center (EREC; https://www.clemson.edu/cafls/research/edisto/).
Credentials: minimum education requirement is a Master of Science in Animal Science, Dairy Science, Entomology, Poultry Science, or a closely related field; preference will be given to candidates with a PhD in the above fields of study, or a DVM. Evidence of scholarly activity, publications, and collaboration are preferred characteristics. Candidates with experience evaluating internal and(or) external parasitism of livestock, poultry, or companion animals will be given priority.
For consideration, all application materials must be uploaded to Interfolio (http://apply.interfolio.com/126559). Applicants should provide a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, transcripts (unofficial are acceptable for application), educational philosophy, and contact information for at least three references. If you have questions, please contact committee chair Dr. Ahmed Ali (email@example.com) committee chair, or department chair Dr. Charles Rosenkrans, Jr. (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Active review of applications will begin July 7, 2023; but applications will be received until a suitable candidate is identified and hired. No visa sponsorship is available for this position.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Clemson University is an AA/EEO employer and does not discriminate against any person or group on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, pregnancy, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status or genetic information. Clemson University is building a culturally diverse faculty and staff committed to working in a multicultural environment and encourages applications from minorities and women.