Job Summary

 
Official Job Title :
4-H Youth Development Assistant Professor
University or Organization :
Washington State University
State or Territory :
Washington
Application Deadline :
Jan 31, 2019
 
Descriptive Job Title :
4-H Youth Development Assistant Professor
Keywords separated by commas :
Youth Development, Professor, 4-H
Location :
Everett, WA
Area, Department or Unit :
WSU Extension Youth and Families
Full/Part Time :
Full Time
Salary :
Start Date:
Jun 01, 2019
Description:
Washington State University Extension Snohomish County 4-H Youth Development Assistant Professor (full-time, 12-month, tenure-track faculty position. The WSU Extension Youth and Families Program Unit is seeking a dynamic, inspired, and highly qualified professional to provide leadership, vision, educational programming, planning, development, implementation, and direction of the Snohomish County 4-H Positive Youth Development program in collaboration with staff, volunteers, youth, partners, and the community.
Position Category:
Education
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? :
yes

ADDITIONAL JOB REQUIREMENTS

Minimum education level :
Earned Masters degree in youth development, social sciences, family and consumer sciences, human development, guidance and counseling, leadership development, volunteer development, education, or an appropriate field of study at the time of application.
Years of experience :
Two years of experience working effectively with volunteers, adults and youth, in developing, delivering, and managing programs for youth. Documented experience in volunteer management i.e., recruitment, placement, education, recognition, conflict resolution, and retention. Ability to communicate ideas effectively through written, verbal, and technology when relating to a variety of audiences.
Travel Requirements:
Other Requirements:
Preferred: Ph.D. in social sciences, human development, youth development, guidance and counseling, leadership development, volunteer development, education, or closely related discipline. Demonstrated record of achievement in scholarship that disseminates innovative approaches and methods in measurable program impacts. Demonstrated record of extramural fund development, including the ability to write successful grant proposals and manage grant awards. Competency in using electronic outreach methods and equipment for extension and daily work activities. Experience in leadership; conflict resolution; group facilitation; and the development, delivery, and evaluation of programs. Experience in budgeting, financial planning, personnel management, strategic planning and critical decision-making. Demonstrated ability in conducting applied research involving positive youth development or volunteerism. Experience with 4-H delivery methods, including an understanding of youth and adult learning theory, experiential education and needs assessments. Language skills in non-English languages used in the counties (e.g., Spanish, Russian, etc.). Capacity and willingness to engage diverse constituents from varying socioeconomic and ethnic groups in education programs. Demonstrated cultural competency skills and a commitment to expanding and fostering diversity in program reach for positive youth development.

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APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Contact :
Dan Teuteberg
Phone Number with Area Code :
360-482-2934
Application Instructions :
Screening of applications will begin February 1, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. For the complete Notice of Vacancy and to apply, visit https://www.wsujobs.com/postings/42225 . Applicants must include: 1) Cover letter describing how your experience meets the responsibilities and qualifications for the position and your vision and goals for youth development ;2) Curriculum Vitae; 3) Scanned copy of college transcripts; and 4) Contact information for three individuals willing to provide professional letters of recommendation that address your qualifications relative to this position.. EEO/AA/ADA