University of Puerto Rico
Department of Human Resources
Telephone 787- 832-4040 Ext. 3159 FAX 831-1720
Announcement Number: 14-29
Position Title : Assistant Professor
Annual Salary in USD: $62,256.00
Location of Position : University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez Campus, Department of Crops and Agro-Environmental Sciences
Opening Date : April 14, 2014
Closing Date: May 16, 2014
The University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez Campus, Department of Crops and Agro-Environmental Sciences seeks applicants for an Assistant Professor position in Tropical Forest Ecology and Natural Resources Management (NRM).
Requirements include an earned Ph.D. or Sc.D. in Ecology, Forestry, Natural Resources & Environmental Sciences, or closely related disciplines. Strong ability to communicate and teach in Spanish and English. Proven ability to secure external funding and strong publication record. Solid interdisciplinary collaboration skills are essential. U.S. citizenship, or permanent U.S. Resident status, required. Tenure track; nine-month/year appointment; 75% Instruction and 25% Research.
Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in: Tropical Forest Ecology, NRM, and Land-Resource Usage. Advise undergraduate and graduate students in research. Establish externally funded research program on tropical forest ecology and NRM, publish research work in peer-reviewed conferences and journals, participate in faculty committee, professional services, and educational assessment and improvement activities.
HOW TO APPLY:
A complete application will consist of a letter of interest, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, Curriculum Vitae, personal statement describing teaching/research experience and interests, and contact information of three references.
Dr. Elvin Román Paoli
Department of Crops and Agro-Environmental Sciences
College of Agricultural Sciences
Call Box 9000
University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez
Mayagüez, Puerto Rico 00681- 9000
Telephone: (787) 832-4040 ext. 2313
SUBMITTED: Mrs. Lissette V. González Pagán, Acting Director
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