Job Summary

Official Job Title :
Extension Support Specialist
University or Organization :
Cornell Cooperative Extension
State or Territory :
New York
Application Deadline :
Sep 20, 2019
Descriptive Job Title :
Emerging Crops Specialist
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Location :
Broome County, NY
Area, Department or Unit :
Harvest New York
Full/Part Time :
Full time
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Start Date:
Nov 01, 2019
Cornell Cooperative Extensions Harvest NY Program seeks a highly qualified candidate to lead educational programming and research in emerging crops. The focus will be on industrial hemp, hops, grains for craft beverages and other emerging crops. Additional emphasis will be placed on production and harvest handling practices that impact post-harvest quality, along with interpreting regulatory issues. The Extension Educator will work as part of Harvest NY and will serve a statewide audience. This position is full-time and will be located in the Binghamton NY region. More information about Harvest NY can be found at
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Minimum education level :
BS in Agriculture with a major in Crop Science, Horticulture or closely associated fields
Years of experience :
3 years relevant experience
Travel Requirements:
Throughout New York State
Other Requirements:
Solid knowledge in current and emerging issues and production practices related to emerging crops. Experience in post-harvest handling and storage desired.Experience conducting, interpreting, evaluating and communicating the results of applied research Experience writing grant proposalsAbility to acquire a New York State Certified Pesticide Applicators License


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Contact :
Judson Reid
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