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 https://jobs.montana.edu/postings/23808 for the full vacancy announcement and to apply. Applications will be considered for both positions unless you specify otherwise.

Duties:
  • 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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