Agricultural and biological engineering - College of the Ozarks invites applicants for a full-time faculty position in agricultural and biological engineering starting in August 2019. In support of our young and growing multidisciplinary engineering program, the successful candidate will be expected to develop and teach courses across the range of agricultural and biological engineering topics as well as assist with teaching core engineering topics. Additional duties include advising students, supporting senior design projects, working on projects with regional industry, and participating in student design competitions.
The preferred start date is no later than August 1, 2019.
The position requires an M.S. or Ph.D. in agricultural or biological engineering or a related field, and a self-motivated, versatile individual with strong classroom teaching skills and the ability to work and communicate effectively with other faculty members. Preference will be given to candidates who hold a Ph.D., a P.E. license, and have industry experience in the fields of agricultural, biological, or related areas. Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
College of the Ozarks is a small (1,500 students), liberal arts, work-study college with a commitment to evangelical Christian faith and service, located in southwest Missouri near Branson (www.cofo.edu). The successful candidate must embrace the College’s Christ-centered mission, demonstrate excellence in teaching undergraduate students, commit to serving as a mentor and positive role model, and pursue integration of engineering practice and Christian faith.
Send letter of application, transcripts, and three letters of recommendation (including one from your pastor) to Dr. Eric Bolger, Dean of the College, PO Box 17, Point Lookout, MO 65726, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the position is filled.
About College of the Ozarks
College of the Ozarks is a fully accredited, Christian, liberal arts college located just outside Branson, Missouri. Founded in 1906 by Presbyterian minister Reverend James Forsythe as a high school called The School of the Ozarks, the institution became a junior college in 1956 before becoming a four-year bachelor’s program in 1965. It has been called College of the Ozarks since 1990.
The mission of College of the Ozarks is to provide the advantages of a Christian education for youth of both sexes, especially those found worthy, but who are without sufficient means to procure such training.