Department of Animal Sciences
University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA
The Department of Animal Sciences at the University of Wisconsin-Madison seeks an outstanding instructor-researcher in the area of animal welfare and/or applied animal behavior at the rank of Assistant Professor.
The successful candidate will be expected to develop a teaching program at the undergraduate and graduate levels and to develop a national and international reputation for scholarly advancements in teaching and learning in the field of animal welfare or animal behavior. The candidate will also develop an innovative, extramurally funded research program in agricultural animal welfare and/or applied animal behavior. A desirable focus could be the biological and societal implications for animals managed by humans.
Teaching duties include primary responsibility to develop a new undergraduate course in Animal Behavior and Well-being. In addition, teaching in the Introduction to Animal Sciences course, teaching in the capstone course for senior Animal Sciences majors, and participation in advising Animal Sciences undergraduates are expected.
The position carries a commitment to resident instruction, research, and outreach/service, as well as professional and university service as appropriate to the position and rank.
The UW-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences is committed to maintaining and growing a culture that embraces diversity, inclusion, and equity, believing that these values are foundational elements of our excellence, and fundamental components of a positive, enriching learning and work environment for students, faculty and staff.
Deadline: March 15, 2019