Assistant/Associate Professor

  • Montana State University
  • Bozeman, MT
  • Apr 19, 2021
Full time Agriculture/Horticulture & Aquaculture

Job Description

We are seeking to fill two tenure track faculty positions in the Department of Plant Sciences and Plant Pathology at Montana State University - one spring wheat breeder and one winter wheat breeder. Please go to for the full vacancy announcement and to apply. Applications will be considered for both positions unless you specify otherwise.

  • Directing independent breeding programs, including varietal development and testing.
  • Establishing competitive and extramurally funded research programs with a focus on wheat improvement.
  • Publishing scholarly research related to wheat breeding and genetics.
  • Classroom instruction, advising/training graduate students and undergraduate advising.
  • Providing appropriate public, departmental and university service
Required Qualifications:
  • A Ph.D. degree in Plant Breeding, Genetics, or a related field.
  • Experience in field research and design of field experiments.
  • Experience in basic and advanced techniques used in plant breeding and genetics research.
  • A record of publication in refereed journals.
  • A record of developing both basic and applied research projects.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • A record of success and collaboration in plant breeding research.
  • Postdoctoral experience in plant genetics, plant breeding, or a related field.
  • Teaching experience.
  • Experience in writing grant applications and a record of obtaining extramural funds.

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