Job Summary

 
Official Job Title :
Professional Practice Extension Assistant Professor, Family and Consumer Sciences/4-H Millard County, Fillmore & Delta, Utah
University or Organization :
Utah State University
State or Territory :
Utah
Application Deadline :
None Stated
 
Descriptive Job Title :
Professional Practice Extension Assistant Professor, Family and Consumer Sciences/4-H Millard County, Fillmore & Delta, Utah
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Location :
Millard County, Utah
Area, Department or Unit :
Utah State University Extension, Millard County
Full/Part Time :
Full-Time
Salary :
Start Date:
Dec 01, 2019
Description:
Utah State University Extension invites applications for a Family and Consumer Sciences/4-H Extension faculty position. This is a non-tenure track 12-month, fiscal-year appointment and is available immediately. Extension faculty develop, provide, evaluate, and coordinate research-based educational programs for youth and adults. Extension faculty also recruit, train and supervise volunteer leaders and serve as a liaison between local clientele, other resource agencies, and Utah State University administrators, faculty, and programs. Extension faculty have Millard county, regional, and University responsibilities. An office will be provided at both county buildings in Delta and Fillmore, Utah. We welcome candidates with diverse interests related to family and consumer sciences such as nutrition, wellness, food sciences, food safety, food preservation, parenting and relationship education, family finance and housing education, family self-sufficiency, life skills, poverty reduction and /or food security initiatives, or similar. We also welcome candidates with diverse 4-H interests such as youth development, leadership, healthy living, citizenship, Computer Science and STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math). The estimated start date for this position is December 1, 2019.
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Additional Description, Instructions or Comments:
Utah State University (http://www.usu.edu) is Utah's Land-Grant Institution with an approximate enrollment of 28,000 students. Through the Extension system, the University extends research based information across the state. Extension faculty support elected officials and citizens in all 29 Utah counties. Utah State University is sensitive to the needs of dual-career couples.Millard County specific information is available at: .https://www.millardcounty.org/.
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 :
Minimum QualificationsA Master's degree in a Family and Consumer Sciences discipline or related area, OR a Bachelor's degree and significant professional experience in a related field is requiredAbility to plan, organize and direct educational programsExperience in teaching adult and/or youth audiencesExcellent oral and written English communication skillsAbility to act as a liaison between federal, state, university, and county clienteleDemonstrated ability to work independently and as a team member Must have a current driver's license, auto insurance, and access to reliable transportationPreferred QualificationsExperience with:Program development and/or delivery related to Family and Consumer Sciences and/or poverty reduction/food security initiativesProgram development and/or delivery related to 4-H youth development activitiesUsing various technology platforms for the creation and dissemination of educational webinars, on-line classes, and educational video productions
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APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Contact :
Shannon Cromwell
Phone Number with Area Code :
435-283-3472
Application Instructions :
https://careers-usu.icims.com/jobs/2003/professional-practice-extension-assistant-professor%2c-family-and-consumer-sciences-4-h--millard-county%2c-fillmore-%26-delta%2c-utah/job