Position Openings

ANSC Position Openings

Current Department Openings:

Assistant Professor - Poultry Management: Position 126735

Description:

  • Assistant Professor (Non-Tenured, On Track).

  • This position has a 70% Extension /15% Research/ 15% Teaching appointment.

  • The position is a full time 9-month academic year appointment. The opportunity exists to supplement salary through summer salary support from extramural funding.

  • For best consideration, applications should be submitted by December 9. 2022. Applications will be accepted until a suitable candidate is identified.

Responsibilities:

The Department of Animal and Avian Sciences is seeking an individual to provide leadership in Extension activities and applied research to benefit the poultry industry in Maryland, which is the largest agricultural industry in the State. The successful candidate will be expected to substantially contribute to Extension efforts in the State and to work closely with the poultry industry and Extension agents. The candidate will be expected to maintain an extramurally funded Extension and applied research program, and will have ample opportunities for intra-departmental collaboration with ANSC faculty members. The applied research program is open to any discipline within poultry science, including nutrition, health, management, welfare, genetics and physiology. Poultry facilities to support an applied research program are operated by the Department and by the Maryland Agricultural Experiment Station. Teaching responsibilities include instruction of Commercial Poultry Management at the undergraduate level, every other year, and the training and mentoring of graduate students.

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Contracts & Grants Specialist: Position 127837

Description:

  • This is a 12-month, full time, Exempt Staff position.

  • For best consideration, applications should be submitted by November 28, 2022. Applications will be accepted until a suitable candidate is identified.

Responsibilities:

The Department of Animal and Avian Sciences is seeking an individual to provide financial business management services. Candidates should have professional experience in procurement, budget management, human resources, and contract and grants administration. Responsibilities will include assisting Principle Investigators (PIs) in managing grants and contracts per University policy and Sponsor’s requirements. Creating and reconciling accounts using BA4 Priority software. Developing monthly financial reports and cost projections. Working closely with AGNR AgPAS and PIs to generate budgets (both new proposal and revised budget requests.). Generating necessary post-award documentation and maintaining documentation for audit purposes. Managing billing for Department Service/Recharge Centers.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in accounting, business, or a related field is required.

  • At least three years of progressively responsible experience in combing budgeting, accounting, payroll, purchasing, and personnel work are required.

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