Rangeland, Wildlife, and Fisheries Management
The incumbent will serve as the chief administrative officer of the newly formed Department, and as an advocate for the Department’s academic, research, extension, and service programs. The Department Head reports to the Vice Chancellor and Dean of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas.
Professor and Head
Department of Rangeland, Wildlife, and Fisheries Management
Texas A&M University
expected to maintain scholarship activities while administering the Department.
range from research focus areas, teaching programs and degrees, and extension engagement opportunities through the redirection and hiring of faculty in meeting the current mission and vision for the department.
and graduate education and extension engagement, and visionary leadership experience.
additional faculty members located at Research and Extension Centers at Vernon, San Angelo, Sonora, Corpus Christi, Temple, and Uvalde, TX. The Department features outstanding graduate training in its degree programs, which include Master of Science (M.S.) degrees in RWFM (both thesis and non-thesis options) and the Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in RWFM.
Areas of research emphasis in the Department includes natural resources, human dimensions, wildlife and fisheries, and range management. Departmental faculty enjoy productive relationships with Texas A&M AgriLife Research, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, Texas A&M Natural Resources Institute, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, and the Global Health Research Complex, to name a few.
Applicants should submit the following documents: (1) cover letter; (2) detailed curriculum vitae; (3) research statement; (4) statement of administrative philosophy; (5) vision statement for the Department, specifically addressing undergraduate and graduate education, faculty mentoring, integration of academic research programs across disciplines, Extension, and fundraising/development; (6) vision statement and commitment to diversity; and (7) contact information for five references.
Dr. Scott Shafer
Phone: 979-845-3837 Email: email@example.com
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