The Director of the Sustainable Livestock Systems Collaborative (SLSC) is a full-time, twelve-month faculty position for a person with a proven track record of leadership of diverse teams, industry partnerships, academic collegiality, and research/teaching credibility. This newly-created position will be responsible for developing the nascent Sustainable Livestock Systems Collaborative at CSU into an internationally recognized program. The position will have dual reporting lines to the Dean of College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences (CVMBS) and the Dean of College of Agricultural Sciences (CAS). We seek an established leader with working knowledge of Sustainable Livestock Systems who is committed to collaboration, networking and team building. Key to this endeaver are partnerships with nongovernmental stakeholders, including industry/producer groups, as key constituents in this endeavor. To view full posting and apply online visit: http://jobs.colostate.edu/postings/74178 by February 15, 2020 for full consideration. CSU is an EO/EA/AA employer and conducts background checks on all final candidates.
CSU is Colorado’s Land Grant University and the Department of Animal Sciences is responsible for educating approximately 900 undergraduate and 55 graduate students at any given time. The CSU main campus sits at the eastern base of the Rocky Mountains one hour north of metro Denver, and offers excellent access to transportation, all outdoor interests, and a wide cross-section of large animal production entities (i.e., beef, dairy, horse, lamb) and their trade organizations.