Open Faculty Positions
Department Head and Professor, Animal Science
The Department of Animal Science at the University of Connecticut in Storrs (UConn) invites applications for the position of Department Head with an appointment as Associate or Full Professor. We are seeking an inspirational, dynamic, and visionary individual to provide sound leadership for a highly ranked and productive department in alignment with the new strategic plans for the College and the University. This is a full-time, 9-month position with a 10th month of service in this administrative capacity. The Department Head reports directly to the Dean. Active participation in the undergraduate curriculum and research or extension programs is expected.
Department Head & Professor, Pathobiology and Veterinary Science
The Department of Pathobiology and Veterinary Science at the University of Connecticut in Storrs (UConn) invites applications for the position of Department Head with an appointment as Associate or Full Professor. We seek an innovative, ambitious, and discerning individual to provide leadership for our competitive and productive department in alignment with the new strategic plans for the College and the University. This is a full-time, 9-month position with a 10th month of service in this administrative capacity. The Department Head oversees academic programs, service operations, and facilities of the Department, and reports directly to the Dean.
Faculty Positions by Department
Natural Resources & the Environment
Assistant Professor of Urban and Community Forestry
The Department of Natural Resources and the Environment in the College of Agriculture, Health, and Natural Resources at the University of Connecticut invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the area of Urban and Community Forestry with specific expertise in urban forest socio-environmental systems, ecology, and management of urban green spaces, arboriculture and tree health, or urban silviculture, including intersections with environmental justice, equity, and historically underserved and marginalized communities.
Assistant/Associate Professor in Nutritional Immunogenetics
The Department of Nutritional Sciences at the University of Connecticut invites applications for a full-time (50% research and 50% teaching), tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor. The anticipated start date is August 23, 2022. The successful candidate will be expected to establish a nationally recognized and federally funded research program; produce high-quality publications; collaborate with interdisciplinary research and outreach teams, teach undergraduate and graduate courses in areas of immunology, nutrigenetics, or nutrigenomics; advise undergraduate and graduate students; and provide academic and professional service.
4-H Youth Development Food and Agricultural Literacy- Assistant/Associate Cooperative Extension Educator
The Department of Extension is seeking applicants for a full-time (11-month), non-tenure track Assistant/Associate Extension Educator, primarily based at the Fairfield County Extension Office in Bethel, CT. Extension Educators are community-based faculty who make a difference in communities by connecting community needs with university resources. Position level/rank will be commensurate with experience working with Extension. The anticipated start date is January 2022.