Assistant or Associate Professor - Quantitative Population Ecology/Water Management & Irrigation

UNR - College of Agriculture, Biotechnology & Natural Resources
Reno, Nevada (US)
Up to $80,000 per year + benefits
September 27 2017
Position Type
Full Time
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The College of Agriculture, Biotechnology and Natural Resources at the University of Nevada, Reno seeks applications to fill 2 tenure-track, 9-month positions:

  1. Assistant Professor, Water Management & Irrigation:  To be filled in either the department of Agriculture, Nutrition and Veterinary Sciences or the department of Natural Resources and Environmental Science depending upon research interests and expertise. The successful candidate will be expected to develop a nationally recognized research program and provide undergraduate and graduate teaching in the area of water management and irrigation.  The water management and irrigation position provides education, research, and outreach related to allocating and managing water resources in agriculture, rangeland and wildland systems.  The emphasis of this position is to improve the efficiency of water use to meet growing water demands.  The faculty member will use cutting-edge techniques and methodologies to improve water management, irrigation, and water quality from the field to the landscape scale.  To apply and for more information, please visit:
  1. Assistant/Associate Professor, Quantitative Population Ecology:  Within the department of Natural Resources and Environmental Science.  Candidates should have expertise in state-of-the-art methods for quantifying and modeling the demographics and dynamics of vertebrate populations.  The ideal candidate will have a strong and demonstrated commitment to research on avian systems, but will be able and willing to apply their expertise to other vertebrate groups.  The successful candidate will establish a rigorous, innovative, and extramurally funded research program in the area of quantitative population ecology that is nationally recognized while also demonstrating a commitment to seek inter-disciplinary solutions to applied problems pertinent to Great Basin and Sierra Nevada ecosystems.  To apply and for more information, please visit:

The University of Nevada, Reno is the State of Nevada’s land grant institution of higher education and is ranked in the Top Tier of the “best national universities” by U.S. News & World Report.  With a growing and increasingly diverse enrollment of some 22,000 students  ̴ (3,000 graduate students), the University provides degree programs at the undergraduate, graduate, and professional levels.

The University of Nevada, Reno is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its students and employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, creed, national origin, veteran status, physical or mental disability, and sexual orientation, or genetic information, gender identity, or gender expression.  The University of Nevada, Reno employs only United States citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States.  Women, under-represented groups, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.