Job Summary

Official Job Title :
Tenure Track Strategic Communication Faculty Member
University or Organization :
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
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Application Deadline :
Jan 31, 2019
Descriptive Job Title :
Agricultural and Environmental Science Communication - Strategic Communication College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources
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Location :
Lincoln, Nebraska
Area, Department or Unit :
Agricultural Leadership, Education and Communication
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The AESC program is based on an experiential learning model and provides students with outstanding professional skills and foundational content knowledge. With access to state of the art communication facilities, students gain practical experience to be successful in todays fast moving, competitive communication industry. The position will work closely with existing faculty creating a dynamic team focused on communication strategies and theories related to current issues and contributing to instruction in UNLs agriculture, food and natural resources science literacy initiative. The individual will address learning outcomes in strategy development for communicating science, media planning strategies, and marketing and multi-media communications. This position includes a .25 FTE appointment with Nebraska Extension. It is expected that this individual will collaborate with Nebraska Extension professionals, colleagues in IANR Media, and communication staff in academic units within IANR to 1) develop innovative public messaging to disseminate IANR research and best practices resulting from extension team efforts and 2) create unit-specific strategic communication plans for IANR academic units and Research and Extension Centers.
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Minimum education level :
Candidates must have earned a doctorate or must have completed all requirements toward a doctoral degree except the dissertation (ABD) Ph. D. in Agricultural Communications, Journalism, Public Relations, Agricultural Education or closely related field.
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Contact :
Lloyd Bell
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Phone Number with Area Code :
(402) 472-8739
Application Instructions :
To view the complete job details and make application for the position, go to and search for requisition number F_180161. Click on Apply to this job. Complete the application and attach a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, contact information for three professional references. Review of applications will begin on January 31, 2018 and continue until the position is filled or the search is closed. For more information please contact Dr. Lloyd Bell at