Extension Faculty - 4-H Youth Development

Location
Idaho, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Posted
Jun 02, 2021
Employment Level
Administrative
Employment Type
Full Time


University of Idaho

Extension Faculty - 4-H Youth Development & Livestock


Location: Off Campus Location - Malad, Idaho

Division/College: Col of Agricultural & Life Sciences

Employee Category: Faculty

Pay Range: Commensurate with Experience

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Position Summary:
University of Idaho Extension is seeking applicants for a 12-month, tenure track position as Assistant or Associate Professor, Extension Educator, Livestock and 4-H Youth Development, Oneida County. This position is located in the Oneida County Extension office in Malad City, Idaho and includes the responsibilities to share expertise and actively participate on a collegial livestock team within the Central and Eastern District.

The Extension Educator will have overall leadership and organization for multi-county livestock (50%); and 4-H Youth Development program (30%). In addition, the educator will provide service and leadership (15%), including serving as the chair of Oneida County Extension Office and will conduct scholarship/creative activities (5%).


Minimum Qualifications:
*Master’s degree in Animal Science, Adult and Extension Education, Agricultural Science, Range Science, Agricultural Business, or a closely related discipline.
*Skill in organizing material, information and people in a systematic way to optimize efficiency and minimize duplication of effort.
*Ability to work with people of various social, cultural, economic and education backgrounds.
*Computer literacy and effective written and oral communication skills.
*Competence in using technology for program delivery, record keeping and reporting, and team-based communications.


Preferred Qualifications:
*Extension experience in livestock management.
*Ability to adapt research materials for effective oral and written presentations.
*Experience in disseminating results through scholarly outlets
*Ability to work well in a team and provide effective instruction, support, marketing and promotion for Extension programs.
*Experience in hiring and supervising office staff.


Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:
*Willing and able to travel and adjust to a flexible schedule (i.e. participate in evening and weekend programs).
*The successful candidate must obtain an Idaho pesticide consultants license during their first year of hire.
*Willing and able to travel and adjust to a flexible schedule (i.e. participate in evening and weekend programs). *The successful candidate must obtain an Idaho pesticide consultants license during their first year of hire.

Posting Number: F000922P

Posting Date: 05/26/2021

Closing Date:

Open Until Filled: Yes

Special Instructions:
This position is open until a suitable applicant pool has been identified.

Applications received by June 25, 2021, will receive first consideration.

In addition to the online application, applicants much submit a resume/CV, letter of qualification and transcripts (unofficial are acceptable). Provide names and contact information for three references and have each reference send a letter of recommendation that address the candidate’s qualifications for this position (generic letters of recommendation will not be considered) to:
Lyle Hansen - University of Idaho Extension Central District Director
lhansen@uidaho.edu.

Questions can be directed to Lyle Hansen 208-736-3600.


Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.

To apply, please visit: jobs.uidaho.edu

EEO Statement
University of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.






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