Agribusiness Faculty in North Mankato, MN 56003

South Central College

Position Details

Position Information

Classification Title
Agribusiness

Working Title
Agribusiness Faculty

Hire Types
Faculty

Division
Academic Affairs

Department
Agriculture

Unit
Ag Business/Production

Location
North Mankato

FLSA
Exempt

Full/Part Time
Full Time

FTE
1.0

Employment Condition
Unlimited

Work Shift

Work Schedule/Hours/Days

Posting Details

Salary Minimum
View MSCF contract, Article 13.

Salary Maximum

Salary Type
Annual

Bargaining Unit/Plan
210, MSCF

Job Description
South Central College is accepting applications for an Unlimited, Full Time Agribusiness Faculty position. We are seeking an instructor dedicated to excellence in teaching who desires being part of a creative, vibrant, student-centered learning community.

The successful candidate will be responsible for classroom instruction. He/she will be expected to work as a team member in maintaining a learning environment that meets the educational requirements of the post-secondary student.

Classes are held on the North Mankato, MN campus, typically during daytime hours, Monday-Friday. Courses anticipated being taught by this position could include topics such as Soils, Agronomy, Precision Agriculture, Ag Selling Skills, Alternative Agriculture, Introduction to Ag Economics, Livestock Production, Agribusiness Financial Management, Commodity Marketing, and Agribusiness Internship. Supervising interns includes some responsibility during summer months, traveling to internship locations.

Participation in the Minnesota Association of Agricultural Educators ( MAAE ) organization professional development events is an expectation of this position. Visits to high schools for the purpose of recruitment and working with the Regional FFA advisors to host and conduct events on Campus, attend the state FFA convention for the purpose of recruitment and share in the responsibilities of the Professional Agriculture Student ( PAS ) Organization to execute the program of activities for the SCC student organization.

Required Qualifications

Education Requirement: Bachelor’s degree in agriculture, agriculture education business, finance, economics or marketing.

Occupational Experience Requirement: Four Full Time (or equivalent) years of verified related paid work experience in agribusiness.

Recency Requirement: One year of this work experience shall be within the five years immediately preceding the date of application for the credential field. The recency requirement shall be waived if the individual has two years of successful Full Time (or equivalent) postsecondary teaching experience in the credential field within the last five years.

Preferred Qualifications

MS in Agriculture, Agricultural Education, Agronomy, Agribusiness, Soils, Plant and/or Plant Sciences

Other Requirements

About
South Central College is a comprehensive community and technical college that is part of the Minnesota State system, with campuses in Faribault and North Mankato. To meet the educational needs of students and our communities, SCC provides lifelong learning opportunities.

SCC is committed to fostering a campus environment of inclusion, knowledge, and understanding in which faculty, staff, and students learn to value diversity and to respect individual differences that enrich our college community.

Benefits Info
The State of Minnesota offers a comprehensive benefit package, including health, dental, and life insurance, a robust retirement program, tuition waiver for employee and dependents, and professional development funds, among a variety of other benefits.

This position is covered under the MSCF Collective Bargaining Agreement. View union contract here: https://www.minnstate.edu/system/working/relations.html

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Posting Detail Information

Posting Number
F172P

Number of Vacancies
1

Re-posting
No

Desired Start Date
01/02/2024

Position End Date (if temporary)

Open Date
09/11/2023

Close Date
10/16/2023

Open Until Filled
No

Accept Applications
Yes

Special Instructions Summary
Please apply online at www.southcentral.edu/hr as ONLY online applications will be considered. South Central College requires that you include the following in your application:

Cover Letter.

Resume/Curriculum Vitae which clearly addresses the requirements of the position as described above.

College Transcripts (copies or unofficial transcripts are acceptable for initial application screening).

Please be prepared with a list of 5 references and their contact information, 2 of which are current or past managers/supervisors. For recent graduates: Teachers, professors, and instructors may qualify as manager references. This information will be obtained from you as applicable during the recruitment process.

Posting Contact
Amanda Jackowell, HR Analyst – amanda.jackowell@southcentral.edu – 507-389-7234

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

SCC is an affirmative action, equal opportunity educator and employer. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. This document is available in alternative formats to individuals with disabilities, consumers with hearing or speech disabilities may contact us via their preferred Telecommunications Relay Service.