Asst/Assoc Professor

Southern University Baton Rouge, Department of Urban Forestry and Natural Resources
Baton Rouge, LA
Application Deadline: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 16
Contact Name For Further Info: 
Dr. Yadong Qi, Interim Department Chair and Graduate Program Director
Contact Phone Number: 
225-771-3535 or 225-771-3427
Contact Email: 
Yadong_qi@subr.edu

The Department of Urban Forestry and Natural Resources at Southern University A &M invites applications for a 9-month, full-time tenure-track faculty position in Entomology and/or Plant Pathology at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. The successful applicant will be expected to (1) develop and teach foundation and applied courses and labs in urban forest entomology, plant pathology, plant health care, and integrated pest management to strengthen the urban forestry curriculum for BS, MS, and PhD programs and graduate certificate programs in Urban Forest Science and Natural Resource Management (2) obtain external teaching and research funding that will involve both undergraduate and graduate students, (3) advise and mentor undergraduate and graduate students, (4) commit to excellence in teaching, research and service to the university and community. Summer research appointment will be available through SUAREC for the first year to ensure the candidate an opportunity to apply for external funding.