Date Posted: 2009-10-16
Location: Fresno, CA, USA
Contact Person: Roy Thornton - Search Chair
Company/Business Name: California State University
Phone: (559) 278-7112
California State University, Fresno’s Department of Viticulture & Enology and Viticulture & Enology Research Center provides world-class education, research, and outreach programs. Our faculty and practical, hands-on teaching are nationally and internationally recognized.
Associate/Professor/Chair and Director. AY 2010-2011. 12-month assignment with tenure. 25dministrative, at least 65esearch and outreach, and approx. 10eaching. Professionalism, collegiality, and integrity are essential traits. Successful candidate will communicate effectively, work cooperatively, and provide leadership to the academic and research programs: administer, develop, and operate programs; enhance instruction and research capacity; develop strong and effective liaisons with all branches of the viticulture and enology industries of California's San Joaquin Valley; formulate and implement strategic plans and budgets; effectively represent the Department and VERC. Requirements: Ph.D. from an accredited institution, evidence of ability to plan, budget, and manage an academic department in a consultative and collegial style. Evidence of research, scholarly and teaching activity commensurate with rank of Associate Professor or Full Professor with tenure. Appointment at the rank of Professor requires a record of outstanding teaching, scholarly work, and/or professional activities. Ability to work effectively with faculty, staff, and students from diverse ethnic, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds.
Preferred: Experience and familiarity with California grape and wine industries.
: Depends upon academic preparation and professional experience