Job Postings

University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign – The following newly posted academic job is available to be viewed on the University of Illinois job board: Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources (Local Food Systems and Small Farms) – Unit 26 – https://go.illinois.edu/125451

Extension Educator – 4-H Youth Development, University of Nebraska-LincolnNebraska Extension is looking for an Extension Educator who would provide regional expertise in Douglas and Sarpy Counties and develop focused learning experiences that inspire young people to be college and career ready along with other opportunities to help young people achieve their potential. This position will partner with schools and community organizations for out of school time program delivery and reaching underserved audiences. For a detailed position description, required materials, and how to apply, go to http://employment.unl.edu, requisition F_190222. Review of applications will be 12/13/19. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination. Advertisement 4-H Douglas-Sarpy

Open Rank Extension Educator – Community Vitality University of Nebraska-Lincoln: UNL Extension is looking for an Extension Educator who would provide regional expertise (Thayer County) and develop focused, comprehensive learning programs that develop and grow rural Nebraska businesses. For a detailed position description, required materials, and how to apply, go to http://employment.unl.edu, requisition F_190210. Review of applications will be 12/2/19. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination. Advertisement CVI_Thayer

Extension Outreach Associate, Energy Education Council (EEC): The Energy Education Council is looking for a full-time, 12-month academic professional staff member to be primarily responsible for the development, delivery, and evaluation of marketing and training programs to recruit and retain membership, and all fundraising/membership recruitment/membership retention activities of EEC. Bachelor’s degree is required. To view complete job description and apply, visit https://go.illinois.edu/123721.  Closing date is November 12, 2019. The U of I is an EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled http://go.illinois.edu/EEO

Communications Director, Energy Education Council (EEC): The Energy Education Council is looking for a full-time, 12-month academic professional staff member to create and coordinate EEC’s public communication, educational programs, and outreach activities.  Bachelor’s degree is required.  To view complete job description and apply, visit https://go.illinois.edu/123698Closing date is November 12, 2019. The U of I is an EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled http://go.illinois.edu/EEO

Extension Outreach Associate, Research and Fellowships  – campus – https://go.illinois.edu/121002 University of Illinois Extension is seeking creative and motivated individuals to join the inaugural team of a newly launched Extension and Public Engagement Connection Center (EPECC) at University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign. EPECC will work to strengthen university connections across the state in a way that builds reciprocal and collaborative partnerships via the deeply rooted Extension network, which serves more than 1.3 million program participants each year. EPECC staff will provide leadership within a talented network of professionals to re-imagine the land-grant university through public impact-focused research, teaching, and outreach.

The Extension Outreach Associate, Research and Fellowships serves as a full time, 12 month academic professional directly reporting to the EPECC Coordinator. The Outreach Associate’s primary responsibilities are to provide oversight, develop and evaluate all grant and fellowship programs within EPECC, supporting the mission of the University of Illinois Extension. Location: Champaign-Urbana Campus

Senior Manager, Office of Diversity Initiatives at Purdue University Graduate School – Job Summary: The Senior Manager, Office of Diversity Initiatives will provide leadership in the administration and design of innovative and successful recruitment and retention programs for underrepresented graduate students, while managing and growing partnerships with colleges/schools and departments to recruit underrepresented minority (URM) students at Purdue University. Lead summer and academic year research/mentoring programs to support recruitment efforts across campus, including but limited to Alliance for Graduate Education and the Professoriate (AGEP), Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP)…diversity job flyer

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension: Do you have the drive to help us make a positive difference in young people’s lives? University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension is an organization that values individuals who excel, adapt easily, exhibit passion for helping others, and are excellent communicators. As a member of the UNL Extension team you will collaborate with research and extension faculty who are leaders in their field. You will work with high performing teams to create and deliver world class, innovative learning experiences that empower Nebraskans to improve their lives around critical issues. Advertisement 4-H Innovation (1) Advertisement 4-H Innovation

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension: Do you have the drive to help us make a positive difference in young people’s lives? University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension is an organization that values individuals who excel, adapt easily, exhibit passion for helping others, and are excellent communicators. As a member of the UNL Extension team you will collaborate with research and extension faculty who are leaders in their field. You will work with high performing teams to create and deliver world class, innovative learning experiences that empower Nebraskans to improve their lives around critical issues. Check out these positions: Advertisement – 4-H Phelps (1) Advertisement – 4-H Phelps Advertisement 4-H Innovation

Director, Diversity & Inclusion – Pratt School of Engineering The Director of Diversity & Inclusion will provide leadership in developing and implementing strategic diversity and inclusion initiatives that engage all faculty, staff, and students in the Pratt School of Engineering community. Develop and implement strategies to integrate effective diversity practices within Pratt’s current framework, and monitor and evaluate progress in creating a more diverse and inclusive work environment. Collaboratively develop and implement strategies for recruitment and retention to further the School’s Diversity Strategic Plan. Design and deliver learning experiences, presentations, and workshops and provide consultation and support of efforts of diversity, equity, and inclusion for individuals and groups within the Pratt community. Work Performed Work with School leaders and supervisors to develop and model actions and assess outcomes in the areas of diversity and inclusion. Provide guidance and consult with Pratt staff, faculty, and administrators on a broad range of strategies, opportunities and initiatives that will further diversity and inclusion within the Pratt community. Research and identify current and emerging issues, trends and opportunities related to diversity and inclusion, and develop programs and processes to promote diversity and inclusion. Collaborate with university-wide subject matter experts to ensure that programming is complementary to, and in support of, Duke University’s institutional diversity and inclusion goals… https://pratt.duke.edu/faculty/careers

University of Illinois Extension University of Illinois Extension is a statewide network of professionals dedicated to creating local community impact and statewide transformation. We do this by translating research and knowledge into practical programs for Illinois residents. Our programs target youth and adults, individuals and families, as well as business owners and community leaders.Our staffing needs are diverse, but we often have openings for those with an interest in education, agriculture, environmental stewardship, foods and nutrition, and community development. And we are always on the lookout for those individuals gifted in office administration, program planning, IT, and communications! To view all openings for Illinois Extension, visit the University of Illinois Job Board. https://extension.illinois.edu/global/careers

Extension Educator – Community Environment University of Nebraska-Lincoln: UNL Extension is looking for an Extension Educator who would provide regional expertise (Nebraska Panhandle) and develop focused, comprehensive learning programs for production, produce handling at harvest, exploring marketing opportunities, and expanding consumer awareness of locally produced foods. For a detailed position description and how to apply, go to http://employment.unl.edu, requisition F_190125. Review of applications will be 09/20/2019. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.

Extension Educator – Community Environment (Nebraska Panhandle) University of Nebraska-Lincoln: Do you have the drive to help us improve production and marketing of fresh, locally-produced food in Western Nebraska? Can you be a strong regional expert and develop focused, comprehensive learning programs for expanding consumer awareness of locally produced foods, supporting sustainable landscapes, or improving stewardship of water and other natural resources? Innovative, productive, resilient and high-quality food systems are a priority for Nebraska. We do not produce enough fresh, locally-produced food to meet the needs of Nebraskans. Western Nebraska is a unique region well-suited to local food production with good water supplies and a climate conducive to the production of high-quality food. To this end, Nebraska Extension has formed a strategic partnership with Western Nebraska Community College and the North Platte Natural Resource District to foster the growth and success of local food production in western Nebraska.

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension is an organization that values individuals who excel, adapt easily, exhibit passion for helping others, and are excellent communicators. As a member of the UNL Extension team you will collaborate with research and extension faculty who are leaders in their field. You will work with high performing teams to create and deliver world class, innovative learning experiences that empower Nebraskans to improve their lives around critical issues.

Extension Educator 4-H Youth Development, University of Nebraska LincolnUNL Extension is looking for an Extension Educator who would provide regional expertise (Knox and Cedar Counties) and develop focused learning experiences that inspire young scientists along with other opportunities to help young people achieve their potential. For a detailed position description, required materials, and how to apply, go to http://employment.unl.edu, requisition F_190088. Review of applications will be 07/12/2019. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.Advertisement 4-H Knox

Maryland has position open for 4H Youth Development Program Leader, please help me in sharing throughout your networks..Position Summary/Purpose of Position: http://ejobs.umd.edu/postings/68727The Assistant Director and Program Leader, 4-H Youth Development for University of Maryland Extension provides statewide leadership and direction for 4-H Youth Development programs and faculty. He/she is administratively responsible to the UME Associate Director foraddressing the mission and goals of 4-H Youth Development programs while aligning 4-H priorities with those of UME and AGNR.