Position Postings

Northeast Regional Center for Rural Development is hiring two postdoctoral positions. 
Post doctoral Scholar with an emphasis on our Agricultural Marketing Service Technical Assistance Project
. Complete details and to apply. Screening of applications begins January 5, 2019 until position is filled.
Post doctoral Scholar with an emphasis on economics and econometric analysis. Complete details and to apply. Screening of applications will begin 1/8/19 until position is filled. 

The Harry S Truman School of Public Affairs at the University of Missouri (MU)
is seeking a full-time Director for the Institute of Public Policy to oversee rigorous policy research that supports faculty, practitioners, and policymakers in Missouri and nationally. Key responsibilities include development of collaborations with Truman School faculty, Extension, and the broader academic community to perform research that addresses local, state, and national needs; and to develop and implement a comprehensive strategy to secure additional funding to support Institute programs and initiatives. Applications will be considered beginning 1/21/19, until the position is filled. Complete details and to apply (Job# 28545)

University of Minnesota Extension Educator - Water.
This Extension Educator will bring in-depth expertise to address complex water management and water quality issues, specifically in geographic areas with a significant agricultural land use. The educator will collaborate with diverse organizations to identify, develop, implement, and evaluate educational programs that will have a measurable impact on water resources issues by engaging with water professionals, policy-makers, farmers, land managers, and others across the state. The position will require working with a range of public, private, and non-profit stakeholders. Application deadline: 12/28/18. Complete details and to apply (Job #: 327617).

University of Kentucky, tenure-track Assistant Professor in Community-Engaged Research in Community Development.
The successful contribute to undergraduate and graduate instructional programs offered by the department by teaching up to three courses annually and advising undergraduate and graduate students. As a national leader in community-engaged learning, UK-CLD offers a variety of courses that incorporate service learning and community engagement. Application review will begin January 21, 2019 and continue until the position is filled. Complete details and to apply.

Illinois Water Resources Center (IWRC) and Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant (IISG)
is looking for a full-time, 12-month academic professional staff member to oversee the operations, finance, and development aspects of IWRC and IISG. Bachelor’s degree is required. To view complete job description and apply, visit http://go.illinois.edu/A1800236. Closing date is May 11, 2018.

Auburn University, Assistant Professor of Rural Sociology.
A nine-month, tenure track position of Assistant Professor of Rural Sociology. The successful candidate will have a 60% research and 40% instruction appointment.  To ensure consideration applicatns are encourgaed to apply by December 1, 2018. The projected start date is August 16, 2019. Complete details and to apply.

New Mexico State University Assistant Professor/Regional and Community Economic Development. This is a nine-month, tenure-track position aimed at developing a world-class research and teaching program with a regional focus in the Southwest. This position supports the New Mexico State University’s Doctorate program in Economic Development that is partnered along with the Department of Economics, Applied Statistics & International Business. The position requires student advising and teaching 9 – 12 credit hours per year at both undergraduate and graduate levels. For complete position details and to apply.

North Carolina State University Local Food Program Manager. This position will work with other local food leadership groups to build Extension’s statewide capacity in local food systems. This will happen mainly through resource development, managing the local food web portal and online courses, participating/ leading cross disciplinary curriculum and training development teams, co-chairing the Local Food Program Team and delivering training. This work will primarily be accomplished through the efforts of cross disciplinary working teams. For complete position details and to apply.

West Virginia University Extension Service, Assistant or Associate Professor/Ext. Specialist - Coalitions and Community Engagement.
This position is an appointment with West Virginia University Extension Service in Morgantown, West Virginia.   The incumbent will develop statewide, evidence-based Extension programs focused on helping individuals and communities achieve goals through coalition building, effective collaboration, and community engagement. Application due date: November 4, 2018. For complete position details and to apply.

West Virginia University Extension Specialist-Entrepreneurial Leadership.
This position is an appointment with West Virginia University Extension Service in Morgantown, West Virginia. The incumbent will develop statewide, evidence-based Extension programs focused on helping individuals and communities achieve goals through proactive entrepreneurial behavior, promoting innovation to capitalize on opportunities, and supporting enterprising change for dynamic community environments. Appliation due date: November 4, 2018. For complete position details and to apply

University of Maryland Extension has six tenure-track Educator positions available:

 Agent  (4-H STEM coordination), Closing Date 10/15/2018. Position Number: 103304. Posting: http://ejobs.umd.edu/postings/62235
 Agent ( 4-H Environmental Science ), Closing Date 10/15/2018. Position Number: 124127. Posting: http://ejobs.umd.edu/postings/62304
 Agent (Family and Consumer Sciences - FINANCIAL)
   • Calvert County – The office is located in Prince Frederick, Maryland, and provides programming to the Southern Maryland Cluster that includes Calvert, Charles, and St. Mary’s Counties (Position 103388)
   • Caroline County – This office is located in Denton, Maryland, and provides programming to the Mid-Shore Cluster that includes Caroline, Dorchester, and Talbot Counties (Position 103514) Best Consideration Date 11/02/2018. Position Number: 103388. Posting: http://ejobs.umd.edu/postings/63225
  Agent, Charles County 4H. Best Consideration Date 11/8/2018. Position Number: 103347. Posting: http://ejobs.umd.edu/postings/63380 
 Extension Specialist (Dairy & Beef). Best Consideration Date 11/08/2018. Position Number: 117738. Posting: http://ejobs.umd.edu/postings/63719 

University of Illinois Extension and Outreach, Associate Dean and Director. The Associate Dean will provide leadership and strategic direction for statewide public outreach and research-based education to advance the land-grant mission of the University of Illinois. For the full position announcement and information on the application process, visit https://jobs.illinois.edu/academic-job-board/Extension. Please make personal contact with your networks and encourage well-qualified colleagues to apply. The closing date is October 5, 2018

The University of New Hampshire Cooperative Extension invites applications for a Community and Economic Development Field Specialist position based in Goffstown, New Hampshire. The successful candidate will have a demonstrated knowledge of, and experience with, local and regional economic development. Areas of focus include business retention, Main Street revitalization, workforce development, nature-based economic development, regional collaboration, and stakeholder engagement. The position is full-time, benefited. To learn more about the position, or to apply on-line, please visit the following website: https://jobs.usnh.edu/postings/30883

Cornell University,
Department of City and Regional Planning at Cornell University invites applications for a tenured faculty appointment at the rank of Associate or Full Professor to begin in July 2019. Applicants at the rank of Assistant Professor with advanced standing will also be considered. Cornell’s Department of City and Regional Planning (CRP) is a top-ranked planning department with a progressive mission. Our goal in teaching, research, and public engagement is to promote vibrant communities, urban sustainability, and social equity, especially giving attention to race, class, gender and sexual orientation. The department has 130 undergraduate majors (BS-Urban and Regional Studies), 110 master’s degree students in programs in City and Regional Planning (accredited MRP), Historic Preservation Planning (MA), and Regional Science (MA and MS), and 35 Ph.D. students in City and Regional Planning and Regional Science. The Department, with a full-time faculty of 15, draws students from across the U.S. and the world and is one of the premier programs for U.S. and international planning. The Department is in the College of Architecture, Art, and Planning, which is committed to advancing scholarship in the art and science of place-making and urban design by providing a supportive, resource-rich context for collaborative studies both within the unit and across the university. Demonstrating this commitment, CRP supports dual degrees with Cornell programs in Landscape Architecture and Real Estate. For complete details and to apply. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis beginning 11/15/18.

University of Illinois Extension Director of Communications
. Provides efficient and effective coordination and management of all communications strategic direction and policy for Extension state and field outreach communications to advance Extension’s research to application mission and administrative goals, including Communications resource and budget planning for Extension. The individual will lead, supervise, manage, and set workflow priorities for Extension Communications initiatives, guiding projects from conceptualization to launch to evaluation by leading Extension Communications managers, specialists, and staff. Application deadline 09/04/2018For complete details and to apply.

University of Hawaii has numerous Extension Agent positions located throughout the state.
For detailed descriptions and to apply see links below:
#83152 – Jr/Asst Extension Agent, Livestock (Hawai‘i)
#84045-- Jr/Asst Extension Agent, Agricultural Finance (Hawai‘i)
#85336-- Jr/Asst Extension Agent, Agricultural Economics (Hawai‘i)
#85371-- Jr/Asst Extension Agent, SOAP (Kauai)
#85387-- Jr/Asst Extension Agent, Ornamentals and Landscape (Kauai)
#85392-- Jr/Asst Extension Agent, Edible Crops (Molokai)
#85404-- Jr/Asst Extension Agent, Edible Crops (Maui)
#85423-- Jr/Asst Extension Agent, Ornamentals and Landscape (Maui)
#85460-- Jr/Asst Extension Agent, Ornamentals and Landscape (Oahu)
#85528-- Jr/Asst Extension Agent, SOAP (Oahu)

Iowa State University Agriculture & Natural Resources Extension, (Field Specialist II or III - Ag Engineering).  The position of Field Specialist – Agricultural Engineer. This position will be filled at the Field Specialist II or III level. Agriculture and Natural Resources Extension Field Specialists provide educational leadership in the application of knowledge, grounded in research-based science, to help Iowans and agricultural industry prosper. For complete position details and to apply.

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