Oregon State University Seeks Assistant Professor of Practice

Posted on November 17, 2022
Oregon State University Seeks Assistant Professor of Practice
Position Title:
Assistant Professor of Practice



Position Summary:
Oregon State University Division of Extension and Engagement, Crop and Soil Sciences – Extension Field Facility invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Practice based at the OSU Extension Service Crook County office in Prineville, OR. This is a 12-month, full-time, fixed-term (annual reappointment) position that will serve the three-county Central Oregon Region and the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs. The academic home is the Department of Crop and Soil Sciences in the College of Agricultural Sciences at Oregon State University. Active contributions to scholarship are required.
The position will support agricultural crop management throughout Central Oregon, with an emphasis on
  • water-efficient farming practices for cereal and forage and pasture production
  • healthy soil and water quality
  • greenhouse management
  • and integrated pest management.
The mission of the Extension Agriculture Program is to deliver research-based, objective, informal education to help Oregonians solve problems, develop leadership, and manage resources wisely.
As a land grant institution committed to teaching, research, and extension and engagement, OSU promotes economic, social, cultural, and environmental progress for the people of Oregon, the nation, and the world. This position contributes to the mission of the College of Agricultural Sciences, with principal responsibility for Extension program needs assessment, development, delivery, and evaluation, and for conducting applied research to support Extension activities.
Oregon State University is committed to state-of-the-science engagement of partners and stakeholders. This faculty member is required to use modern learning tools – including online and hybrid classes, employ and practice engaged scholarship, promote integration of programs across disciplines that are demand-driven, and use open-source tools that continually align with innovation and shifts in educational program delivery.
Active and effective communication with staff and key stakeholders is critical to the success of this position, and access to wireless services will be necessary.
College of Agricultural Sciences faculty are committed to enhancing student/learner success by engaging students in quality academic, research, internships, global studies, and other experiential learning opportunities. Positions with primary responsibility for Extension and Engagement are likewise committed to learner success through programming appropriate for diverse audiences.
To review posting and apply, go to: https://jobs.oregonstate.edu/postings/128465. Apply to posting #P06238UF. Closing Date: 12/15/22.

OSU is an AA/EOE/Vets/Disabled.