Assistant Professor in Forage and Service Crops

Area of Focus:

forage, service crops, agronomy


Position Title / Rank: Assistant Professor in Forage and Service Crops

College: Ontario Agricultural College
Department: Plant Agriculture

Date Posted: January 14, 2019
Deadline: March 31, 2019
Please reference AD #19-02

Position Description:

The Department of Plant Agriculture at the University of Guelph invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level.

This position is located at the Guelph campus. The successful candidate will develop and lead a comprehensive, externally funded research program focused on forage species adapted to Ontario, and other crops grown for the provision of ecosystem services. They will participate in undergraduate teaching and graduate training in the Department of Plant Agriculture, including teaching the undergraduate course Managed Grasslands, and a graduate course offering in their area of expertise. They will actively engage in extending the results of the research program and participate on various committees internal and external to the University.

The position requires a PhD in Agronomy, Plant Physiology, Agroecology or other related discipline within the plant sciences. Demonstrated expertise in forages or service crops is preferred.

For futher details on this employment opportunity, including the application process click the job posting link.