Job Summary

Official Job Title :
Executive Director
University or Organization :
Cornell Cooperative Extension
State or Territory :
New York
Application Deadline :
Aug 26, 2019
Descriptive Job Title :
Executive Director
Keywords separated by commas :
director, manager, leader
Location :
Batavia, NY
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Full/Part Time :
Full Time
Salary :
Start Date:
None Stated
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Genesee County, located in Batavia New York, is seeking a dynamic chief executive provide overall leadership and management for a non-formal education organization which is part of the national land grant university system.The Executive Director is expected to: Represent, and be accountable to, the Association Board of Directors and the Director of the Cornell Cooperative Extension system. Be an effective leader, helping to develop and project a compelling and contemporary vision for extension programming to stakeholders, both internal and external. Provide high level administrative leadership and management of the Association as well as high-level program development and delivery in an identified Cooperative Extension mission/programming area within Cornell and local policy direction. Develop and maintain effective working relationships among the staff, other extension Associations, the Western Region Shared Business Network, Extension Administration, Cornell faculty, and stakeholders. Build positive relationships with legislators, local government leaders, community leaders, funding agencies, and civic groups. Exercise professional judgment and executive skills in administering overall Association operations. Provide leadership in overall educational program development, implementation, establishing program priorities, provide leadership for the ongoing development of a welcoming and inclusive organizational climate for diversity, and program integration across disciplines and within the broader extension system. Develop enhanced revenue streams to sustain and grow Association programming.
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Minimum education level :
Master's degree
Years of experience :
6 years management experience
Travel Requirements:
Some travel required within county and state
Other Requirements:
PhD and 2 years management experience also acceptable


Application URL:
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Contact :
Kimberly Amey
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Application Instructions :
DEADLINE: For priority consideration submit materials by 11:59pm on August 26, 2019. Review of submissions will begin August 27th. Please upload resume and cover letter with application. Only applications submitted online will be considered. Contact Kimberly at with questions.