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Company Description:

As a premier institution in agriculture and technology, SUNY Cobleskill calls all learners to grow, to sustain, and to renew the world and its citizens. The College acts as a reflection of, and a catalyst for, advancement in our fields. With an emphasis on applied learning and experiential education, SUNY Cobleskill prepares students for successful careers, advanced studies, and engaged citizenship.  

Founded in 1911, SUNY Cobleskill enrolls approximately 2000 students in 55 diverse majors. The campus sets the standard for applied education that extends theory into practice. SUNY Cobleskill is a community characterized by empathy, inclusivity, respect, personal growth, integrity, and a collaborative spirit fostering well-being and sustainable practices. We recognize and celebrate student, faculty and staff achievements. We take pride in our campus and encourage collaboration with our surrounding communities.

Our modern, 902-acre campus features outstanding educational facilities, including an equestrian center, 200-cow dairy facility, cold and warm water fish hatcheries, specialized classrooms and scientific laboratories, two state-of-the-art culinary arts teaching kitchens, child development and childcare centers, and an art gallery and graphic design center. 

Drawing on a rich academic tradition that spans more than 100 years, our purpose remains constant; to educate future entrepreneurs, scientists, thought leaders, artists, educators, and practitioners to contribute to the sustainability of a healthy and prosperous societal existence in concert with a robust environment. 

Job Description:

SUNY Cobleskill’s Department of Animal Science is seeking qualified adjunct instructors who have an interest in educating diverse undergraduate students. Instructors must have experience in the areas of animal health and welfare and be able to teach on campus utilizing our livestock, dairy, and equine facilities.


Preferred Qualifications:

PhD or DVM degree from an accredited institution

Minimum Qualifications:

Master’s degree in animal science or closely related field from an accredited institution

Additional Information:

  • This is a part-time, temporary teaching appointment.
  • Salary for this position is $3,250 per 3 credit hours, or pro-rated accordingly.
  • SUNY Cobleskill is committed to providing a safe and productive learning and living community for our students and employees. To achieve that goal, we conduct background investigations for all final candidates being considered for employment. Any offer of employment is contingent on the successful completion of the background check.
  • This position may be designated 55 b/c and is subject to verification of applicant eligibility.

Application Instructions:

The application review process will begin immediately and will continue until a suitable candidate is found. 

A complete application consists of the following:

1. Letter of application, addressing qualifications, position responsibilities, and college values  

2. Current CV or Resume

3. Names, emails and phone numbers of at least three professional references, preferably former supervisors 

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