Job Summary

Official Job Title :
Extension Food and Nutrition Specialist
University or Organization :
New Mexico State University
State or Territory :
New Mexico
Application Deadline :
Jun 19, 2019
Descriptive Job Title :
Extension Food and Nutrition Specialist
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Location :
New Mexico State University
Area, Department or Unit :
Extension Family & Consumer Sciences
Full/Part Time :
Salary :
Commensurate on education and experience
Start Date:
None Stated
Extension Food and Nutrition Specialist, College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences, New Mexico State University The Extension Family and Consumer Sciences Department is home to 5 State Specialists and the ICAN (Ideas for Cooking and Nutrition) program which is funded by EFNEP and SNAP-Ed. This is a 12-month, Assistant or Associate Professor position. Proven ability to provide leadership and coordination in planning, organizing, directing and evaluating educational programs related to food and nutritional needs throughout the life cycle is preferred. Located in Las Cruces, NMSU is a Hispanic serving, land-grant university, serving the educational needs of the states diverse population through comprehensive programs of education, research, extension education, and public service. NMSU is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Address inquires to Dr. Bryce Jorgensen, New Mexico State University, PO Box 30003, MSC 3470, Las Cruces, NM 88003, Telephone: (575) 646-4943, Email:
Position Category:
Extension Faculty
Additional Description, Instructions or Comments:
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Minimum education level :
Candidates must have a Ph.D., DCN, DHS, DSc, DPH, or Ed.D. (in hand by hire date) required in Human Nutrition or closely related field. Registered dietitian or registry eligible required (in hand within 6 months of hire date).
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Travel Requirements:
Statewide travel required; must be willing to work flexible hours including some weekends. Valid drivers license and personal auto required, reimbursed at IRS rate per mile.
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Application URL:
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Contact :
Bryce Jorgensen
Email :
Phone Number with Area Code :
(575) 646-4943
Application Instructions :
Application must be submitted online by: June 19, 2019. For complete job description, qualifications and application process visit: Posting #1900440F.