University of Minnesota - Extension Educator, Leadership & Civic Engagement. Work with a team of educators and engaged community members to co-create and deliver culturally relevant leadership and engagement programming for culturally diverse and underserved groups. Our goal is to support success for leadership and civic engagement in culturally diverse communities while embedding and uplifting emerging leaders’ cultural practices. Develop and maintain effective working relationships and equitable partnerships with community organizations, groups and potential partners. Together, collaborative efforts will enhance the development and delivery of leadership and civic engagement educational programs in associated communities. Complete details and to apply.
University of Missouri, Assistant Extension Professor: The Division of Applied Social Sciences, College of Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources, seeks to recruit a faculty member with experience and interest in regional or community economic development. The incumbent will engage with MU’s Business and Communities Extension Program and build effective working relationships with others across campus and the state to help support an integrated approach to community economic development in Missouri. For complete details and to apply.
Iowa State University, Assistant Director of the Iowa Nutrient Research Center. This position will help lead the center and coordinate water quality research and extension programming. The Iowa Nutrient Research Center was established by the Iowa Board of Regents in response to legislation passed by the Iowa Legislature in 2013. The center pursues science-based approaches to improving water quality that include evaluating the performance of current and emerging nutrient management practices, providing recommendations on implementing the practices and developing new practices. Complete details and to apply. Guarantee considerationdate: 1/18/2019
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.