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Assistant Professor In Fisheries & Aquaculture

Location: Cobleskill, New York
Company: State University of New York at Cobleskill
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Salary: The salary for this position is $50,000 - $55,000.
Closing Date: Thursday, March 1, 2018
Date Posted: Saturday, February 3, 2018


* A Ph.D. in Aquaculture, Mariculture, Conservation Aquaculture, Conservation Fisheries, Fisheries Ecology/Management, or closely related discipline is required * A New York State license to collect and possess (LCP) must be obtained and maintained by the incumbent in this position Preferred Qualifications In addition to the aforementioned minimum qualifications, it is preferred the candidate also have: * College level teaching experience * Demonstrated ability to incorporate student centered research into the classroom * A demonstrated record of scholarship in the form of publication, successful grant writing, and/or presentations at professional meetings


The Department of Fisheries, Wildlife, and Environmental Science (FWES) at SUNY Cobleskill invites applications for a 10-month tenure-track position as Assistant Professor of Fisheries & Aquaculture to start in Fall (August) 2018. This is a hands-on, applied teaching position with a preference given to applicants that seek to develop an undergraduate research program. The successful applicant must have a strong interest in higher education and be enthusiastic about creating educational teaching environments that are innovative and inspiring to students in the classroom and in the field. The successful applicant will have a demonstrated record of teaching and mentoring undergraduates and will be required to participate in undergraduate advisement and campus governance. The department seeks an individual with aquaculture and fisheries field experiences in the applied aspects of fisheries/aquaculture/aquatic & marine science. The incumbent in this position may teach some of the following courses: Fall * Aquaculture Engineering * Marine Ecology * Invertebrate Zoology * Fish Hatchery Management * Pond Management Spring * Fisheries Techniques * Fisheries Science * Fisheries Research * Production Aquaculture/Mariculture * Aquatic/Marine Resource Management Other teaching responsibilities may be necessary at the direction of the Chair of FWES. Much of the funding for the FWES department comes from successful, faculty-led grants and contracts. Preference will be given to the candidate that provides evidence of funded grants and contracts, with a track record of using these resources for students in applied research.
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Other Contact Information: Application Instructions: The application review process will begin immediately and will continue until a suitable candidate is found. Priority is given to applications submitted by March 1, 2018. Completed application consists of the following: 1. Letter of application, addressing qualifications and position responsibilites 2. Current CV or Resume 3. Names, emails and phone numbers of at least three professional references 4. College transcripts 5. Statement of scholarly interest 6. Statement of teaching philosophy

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