Skip to main content
Skip menu links

Job Details: Instructor or Assistant Professor of Agribusiness

Job Title: Instructor or Assistant Professor of Agribusiness

Submitted on: 04-18-18

Salary: 9-month contract, Initial appointment is contingent upon qualifications.

Start Date:

Application Deadline:

Responsibilities:

JOB SUMMARY:

Teaching Agribusiness related classes.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Teach fall and spring face-to- face and online agribusiness courses.
  2. Advise students.
  3. Serve on University committees, and support College of Agriculture, Science and Nursing clubs, organizations, etc.
  4. Support and participate in academic recruiting and retention efforts.
  5. Contribute to and function within the School of Agriculture and OPSU, while promoting the University in the surrounding communities.
  6. Teach 27-30 hours per year (fall and spring semester).
  7. Assist in program assessment at the departmental level.
  8. Communicate in a courteous manner.
  9. Demonstrate willingness and ability to act ethically and socially responsibly.
  10. Perform other duties as assigned by Dean, College of Agriculture, Science and Nursing.

The omission of specific statement of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position.

Qualifications:

EDUCATION, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:

  1. Master’s degree in Agribusiness related field required, terminal degree preferred..
  2. Eighteen graduate hours in agribusiness required.

Physical Requirements:

Hours: Full-time

License/Certificate:

Applicant Must Submit:

  • Letter of Application
  • Resume
  • Three References, current addresses and phone numbers
  • All College Transcripts (unofficial)
  • Completed Consent & Disclosure form for pre-employment background check (available here)

For Additional Information:

If you are applying for more than one position, please submit a separate application packet for each position, being sure that your cover letter addresses the specific requirements for the position for which you are applying. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

All OPSU applicants must also submit a completed Consent and Disclosure form for a pre-employment background check. Forms are available below.

OPSU is an AA/EE/E-Verify employer committed to diversity.

Oklahoma Panhandle State University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, and veterans status in its programs and services.

The following persons have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:

  • Michael Harris, Title IX (sex), Office: SUB 10, Telephone: 580.349.1362;
  • Rene Ramon, Section 504/ADA (disabilities), Office ML 107B, Telephone: 580.349.1556;
  • Dana Collins (race, color, national origin, age and veterans status), Office: SL 125, Telephone: 580.349.1574.

For additional information and/or to respond, contact:

Oklahoma Panhandle State Univ.
Office of Human Resources
P. O. Box 430
Goodwell, OK 73939
Telephone: 580-349-2611
Fax: 580-349-2302
E-mail to opsu.jobs@opsu.edu

OPSU Human Resources