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At the Department of Energy and Technology research is primarily conducted on how agriculture and forestry can contribute to a sustainable society. Scientists investigate how agriculture can produce food and energy efficiently, with minimal environmental impact, and how the movement of animals and food could be improved.
The recruitment of a senior lecturer in engineering is part of the Department´s endeavor to increase its expertise in the interface between the agricultural production system and modern technology. The Department is now looking for a senior lecturer who will be responsible for the subject of engineering with focus on sensor-, regulation- and information technology in agriculture.
The subject area compasses engineering with focus on sensor-, regulation- and information technology in agriculture with the aim to contribute to a more efficient and sustainable agriculture and sustainable food production.
The appointed senior lecturer in the subject area is expected to:
A person shall be qualified for appointment as senior lecturer if he or she has
Assessment for the appointment as senior lecturer shall primarily be based on the degree in which a candidate possesses the skill required to qualify for appointment. When assessing the scientific skills importance shall also be attached to:
When assessing the pedagogical skills importance shall also be attached to:
Moreover, regard shall be paid to the degree in which a candidate possesses
As much attention shall be given to the assessment of teaching skills as to the assessment of academic skills.
Place of work: Uppsala
Form of employment: Permanent
Starting date: By agreement
The scientific and pedagogic documentation submitted in support of the application shall be indicated in the application, and one copy of each document shall be made available to the Registrar at the time of application. At most 10 scientific publications and at most 10 pedagogic publications, including popularized versions, should be submitted in support of the application. In addition a complete list of publications shall be supplied; the publications submitted with the application must be indicated. When expert reviewers have been appointed, the applicant(s) will be informed to send copies of the documentation listed in the application to each one of the reviewers.
Application: You are welcome to submit your application marked SLU ua 1935/2017. Enclose your CV and any other supporting documents. Send your application to the Registrar, SLU, Box 7070, SE-750 07 Uppsala or to [email protected]. Applications close on August 28, 2017.
SLU is an equal opportunity employer.
The Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) develops the understanding and sustainable use and management of biological natural resources. The university ranks well internationally within its subject areas. SLU is a research-intensive university that also offers unique degree programmes in for example rural development and natural resource management, environmental economics, animal science and landscape architecture.
SLU has just over 3,000 employees, 5,000 students and a turnover of SEK 3 billion. The university has invested heavily in a modern, attractive environment on its campuses in Alnarp, Umeå and Uppsala. www.slu.se The Faculty of Natural Resources and Agricultural Sciences (NJ) is responsible for research, teaching, environmental monitoring and assessment as well as outreach and collaboration in the fields of agriculture and rural development. The faculty is also active in the fields of cropping systems, plant breeding, plant protection, food, production, health, quality of life, environment and water.
The NJ Faculty houses 13 departments and a large number of collaborative centres. The majority of the Faculty’s employees and students are based in Uppsala, on Campus Ultuna.
Further information about the formal application process:
Marnie Hancke, Research Advisor, +46 (0)18-67 11 81, [email protected]
A guide for applicants "Appointment procedures for SLU" and a "Memorandum for Guidance in connection with applications for appointment/promotion to professor and senior lecturer at SLU" can be found at internt.slu.se. Documentation of scientific, pedagogical and other qualifications must be presented in accordance with the instructions given in these documents.
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