ISARA Lyon - Engineering School in Agriculture, Food Science, Rural Development and Environmental Sciences - is a private university dedicated to higher education (BSc and MSc programs), research and extension in agriculture, food and environmental studies in France.
Since 2008 ISARA Lyon is committed promoting Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems in research and education.
To this end, two international double-degree programs in Agroecology and a MSC Sustainable food System are offered.
ISARA is recognized for its commitment in agrifood projects with local and national companies.
Due to his development, ISARA is looking for an
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR IN ZOOTECHNICS
LYON & AVIGNON
In the Department of agroecology and environment, within a team of associate professors and researchers, you will lecture in French and English in Bachelor and Master levels using interactive learning approaches.
Your main areas of teaching will be animal feed, forage system, and impacts of food on animal health.
The systemic approach will be a central issue. You will also coordinate teaching units.
Pedagogical activities will include supervision of practical assignments, organisation of excursions, field work and tutoring students with regards to internships, individual work and master thesis preparation.
You will be involved in the conception and development of subsequent new projects putting your areas of research in the forefront.
You will participate to projects dealing with farming systems and forage systems and the development of agroecological practices in France and worlwide.
You will deal with companies and public or private sponsors.
You will participate in meetings involving different departments or work groups of ISARA, in Open Day events and any tasks related to maintaining good academic and professional relationships within and outside ISARA.
Graduated with a PhD in zootechnics or veterinary, you have a strong expertise in teaching and research in forage systems and crop-livestock farming systems.
You are very aware of analysis, conception, evaluation of these systems and biodiversity and natural resources.
You master to operate effectively in an international setting.
Your skills in mutual valorization of research and teaching and strong capacity for interdisciplinary work will be good assets to succeed in this position.
Your enthusiasm and involvement in projects management with multiple partnerships will lead you to further responsibilities.
Length of contract: unlimited
Salary: commensurate with qualifications and experience
Starting date: september 2018
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