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Professor Position(s)

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Assistant Professor Position(s)

Assistant/Associate Professor, Meat Science
12-month, tenure-track faculty position (job #508698)
The Department of Animal Sciences and Industry within Kansas State University’s College of Agriculture is seeking applications for a 12-month, tenure-track position (70% Research, 30% Teaching). The position will be at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor and located in Manhattan, KS. The successful individual will be expected to develop a nationally-recognized, externally funded research program in meat science. Applicants with research interests and expertise that target discoveries with the potential to be translated to improve meat quality are preferred. Participation interdisciplinary efforts to enhance the Department’s research in focus areas including nutrition, breeding and genetics, reproductive physiology, food science and others is strongly encouraged. Opportunities exist to form multidisciplinary groups with faculty in Veterinary Medicine, Biology, Biochemistry and others. Teaching and mentoring responsibilities would be consistent with the successful individual’s expertise, interests and needs of the Department. It is expected that the successful individual develops a dynamic graduate training program.
Application deadline: March 9, 2020
For more information, contact Dr. Liz Boyle, Search Committee Chair, at 785-532-1247 or lboyle@k-state.edu.
See attached position announcement.
To apply, go to https://careers.k-state.edu/cw/en-us/job/508698/assistantassociate-professor.

 

Assistant or Associate Professor, Dairy Cattle Nutrition
12-month, tenure-track faculty position (job #508940)
The Department of Animal Sciences and Industry is the largest department (more than 1,200 undergraduates and approximately 100 graduate students) in Kansas State University’s College of Agriculture. We are seeking applicants for a 12-month, tenure-track position (60% Research, 40% Teaching). The position will be at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor and located in Manhattan, KS. The successful individual will be expected to develop a nationally recognized, externally-funded research program in dairy nutrition and contribute to the core missions of the department involving undergraduate and graduate teaching and research activities. Participation in interdisciplinary efforts to enhance the Department’s research in focus areas including nutrition, breeding, genetics, reproductive physiology, and food science is strongly encouraged. Teaching and mentoring responsibilities will be consistent with the successful individual’s expertise, interests, and needs of the Department. It is expected that the successful candidate will develop a dynamic graduate training program.
Application deadline: June 1, 2020
For more information, contact Dr. KC Olson, Search Committee Chair, at 785-532-1254 or kcolson@k-state.edu.
See attached position announcement.
To apply, go to https://careers.k-state.edu/cw/en-us/job/508940/assistant-or-associate-professor-dairy-cattle-nutrition.

 

Assistant or Associate Professor, Dairy Extension Specialist
12-month, tenure-track faculty position (job #508941)
The Department of Animal Sciences and Industry is the largest department (more than 1,200 undergraduates and approximately 100 graduate students) in Kansas State University’s College of Agriculture. We are seeking applicants for a 12-month, tenure-track position (70% Extension, 30% Research). The position will be at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor and located in Manhattan, KS. The successful individual is expected to develop an innovative extension and dairy research program addressing issues facing the Kansas and U.S. dairy industry in addition to contributing to the core missions of the Department. Participation in interdisciplinary efforts to enhance the Department’s research in focus areas including nutrition, breeding, genetics, reproductive or lactation physiology, and food science is strongly encouraged. Research efforts will be consistent with the successful individual’s expertise, interests, and needs of the Department.
Application deadline: June 1, 2020
For more information, contact Dr. Mike Tokach, Search Committee Chair, at 785-532-2032 or mtokach@k-state.edu.
See attached position announcement.
To apply, go to https://careers.k-state.edu/cw/en-us/job/508941/assistant-or-associate-professor-dairy-extension-specialist.


Instructor Position(s)

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Research Assistant Position(s)

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Post Doctoral Position(s)

Fellow (Post Doc)
Full-time, Unclassified Professional Staff, Term contract (Job #508742)
The purpose of this position is to provide research support in the form of a post-doc to support research efforts aimed at identifying and characterizing sorghum phenolics and their bioactivity and how food processing impacts phenolic compounds and their activity.
Application deadline: Screening of applications will begin immediately and will continue until a suitable candidate is identified.
For more information, contact Dr. Umut Yucel, Search Committee Chair, at 785-532-1208 or yucel@k-state.edu.
To apply, go to https://careers.k-state.edu/cw/en-us/job/508742/fellow-post-doc.

 

Unclassified Staff Position(s)

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University Support Staff Position(s) 

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