Job Summary

Official Job Title :
Research Associate- Fixed Term
University or Organization :
Michigan State University Extension
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Descriptive Job Title :
Flood Recovery and Resiliency
Keywords separated by commas :
research, research associate, extension, NCRCRD, North Central Regional Center for Rurual Development
Location :
University of Nebraska- Lincoln
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Full Time
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The North Central Regional Center for Rural Development is jointly funded by USDA and land-grant universities in its 12-state region. The NCRCRD seeks recent PhDs as post-doctoral fellow. The fellow will execute the following activities:Actively engage with the NCRCRD advisory board and land-grant university administrators to develop/disseminate curriculum and programming, develop grant writing teams, and prepare refereed journal articles related to one or more of the following broad areas:Building a 21st century economySustainable communitiesLeadership development and civic engagementCommunity health and wellnessThis post-doctoral experience will specifically focus on flood recovery and resiliency.Flooding in the upper Midwest is having a severe impact in several states. Nebraska has experienced unprecedented flooding impacting a large part of the state, inflicting up to $1 billion in non-farm damage and up to $1 billion in agricultural losses. Nebraska was not ready for the scale of this disaster and continues to struggle with recovery.
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Minimum education level :
PhD in a social science, completed by the date of the first day of employment.
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Keri Rowley
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