Job Summary

Official Job Title :
Executive Director
University or Organization :
Cornell Cooperative Extension Ulster County
State or Territory :
New York
Application Deadline :
Jul 14, 2017
Descriptive Job Title :
Executive Director
Keywords separated by commas :
Location :
Kingston, NY
Area, Department or Unit :
Full/Part Time :
Full Time
Salary :
Start Date:
Jan 01, 2018
Cornell Cooperative Extension Ulster County (CCEUC) seeks an effective leader to provide high-level management and to develop and implement a compelling and contemporary vision for its educational programming. The Executive Director engages with decision makers and develops and maintains effective working relationships among staff, other Extension Associations, Cornell University, the Hudson Valley Shared Business Network, Hudson Valley Laboratory, Extension Administration, Cornell faculty, and stakeholders. Through positive relationships with legislators, local government leaders, community leaders, funding agencies, and civic groups, the Executive Director ensures the overall vision encompasses inclusive and diverse educational opportunities, program integration, and innovative revenue generation.Minimum Salary: $90,000 (depending on experience).Excellent benefits, based on eligibility, including:Vacation, Sick and Personal timePaid HolidaysNYS Health Insurance Program (including Dental Insurance)NYS RetirementLong-term Disability InsuranceVoluntary Tax Deferred AnnuityVoluntary Flexible Spending AccountsVoluntary Group Universal Life InsuranceVoluntary Personal Accidental InsuranceVoluntary Legal Plan InsuranceVoluntary Long Term Care InsuranceVoluntary Auto and Homeowners InsuranceVoluntary Pet InsuranceVoluntary New Yorks College Savings ProgramPlease contact Sue Sammis, CCE HR Administration at or 607-255-9392 with questions.Cornell Cooperative Extension is a collaboration among Cornell University, the United States Department of Agriculture, the State of New York, and the residents of New York State. Per NYS Law, county and regional extension service associations are subordinate government agencies. This employment opportunity is with the entities listed and not with Cornell University.Cornell Cooperative Extension is an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities. Individuals who bring a diverse perspective and are support of diversity are strongly encouraged to apply.For a full position description and to apply, visit:
Position Category:
Additional Description, Instructions or Comments:
Do applicants need to have a driver’s license or be able to provide alternate transportation
to carry out the functions
of this job? :


Minimum education level :
Years of experience :
At least four years of substantive leadership and management responsibilities including human resources, finance, and organizational management.A minimum of six years of progressively responsible experience. PhD may substitute for 2 years of experience.
Travel Requirements:
Other Requirements:


Application URL:
This is the link to the official application website.
Link 2 :
Link 3 :


Contact :
Sue Sammis
Phone Number with Area Code :
Application Instructions :
Online applications only. The Association may make reasonable accommodations to enable applicants to participate in the hiring process and employees to perform the essential functions of their job. If you require an accommodation so you may participate in the selection process you are encouraged to contact Cornell Cooperative Extension Administrative Systems at (607) 255-2117, or via email at: