College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Teach undergraduate courses in one or more of the agriculture disciplines. The successful candidate will participate in curriculum development, conduct appropriate research or scholarly activity within the discipline, and will provide new expertise to help lead the program in new directions. Additional responsibilities include: advising students, serving on committees, collaboration with area stakeholders and professional development.
Earned Ph.D. or ABD (with Ph.D. by August 2023) in agribusiness, agriculture communication, agriculture education, agriculture system management, horticulture, agronomy/crops and soils or related field (Degree must be from a regionally accredited or internationally accredited/government certified university)
Possess theoretical knowledge and practical experience in agriculture and/or agribusiness
Demonstrated commitment to student growth and achievement
Demonstrated ability to deliver highly effective teaching in agriculture
Demonstrated ability to facilitate experiential learning activities
Demonstrated commitment to the teacher/scholar model
Demonstrated commitment to collegiality and collaboration within the University community and interest in interacting with external constituents
Evidence of effective oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills
Demonstrated commitment to a diverse work environment, including working with multicultural populations and an understanding of, and sensitivity to, issues affecting women and minorities
As a public regional university (with a graduate mission), Southeast seeks candidates with a commitment to excellent undergraduate (and graduate) education and student success within the framework of the teacher-scholar model. Applications of instructional technology and pedagogical research are supported through the Center for Teaching and Learning and the Office of Online Learning. Successful candidates will contribute to the development of innovative curricula and delivery strategies, including traditional, blended, online formats, and participate in initiatives promoting student success, retention, and degree completion.
Application Deadline: The position is available August 2023. To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by January 9, 2023.
Letter of interest addressing all position qualifications
Current curriculum vitae
Statement of Teaching Philosophy
Statement of Research Interests
Unofficial copies of transcripts (official transcripts are required when offer of employment is accepted)
Names and contact information of three professional references.
University Facts: Southeast Missouri State University is a comprehensive regional state university with five colleges, approximately 10,000 students, and a faculty and staff of over 1,000. Southeast, a moderately selective institution, offers baccalaureate, masters, and specialist degrees, and participates in joint doctoral programs with the University of Missouri. Cape Girardeau, a historic city overlooking the Mississippi River, is the hub of a thriving county with a population of approximately 78,000. Serving a region of more than 500,000 people, it is the largest center for retail, medical, manufacturing, communications, and cultural activities between St. Louis and Memphis.
Southeast Missouri State University provides student-centered education and experiential learning with a foundation of liberal arts and sciences, embracing a tradition of access, exceptional teaching, and commitment to student success that significantly contributes to the development of the region and beyond. Recognizing its responsibility for excellence in teaching and student learning, the University supports a wide array of on-and off-campus instructional, research, and public service programs that address the intellectual, professional, personal, social, and cultural needs of its constituent groups. As a multi-purpose institution, the University achieves its educational goals through the offering of degree programs and other learning experiences to its varied constituents. Southeast is an “engaged” university supporting a wide array of research and public service programs that enrich and extend the learning environment. Southeast Missouri State University strives to provide students with high-quality, accessible and affordable educational programs responsive to the needs of the region, the nation, and the world.