Job Summary

Official Job Title :
Manager - Forestry & Natural Resources Extension Fire Program
University or Organization :
Oregon State University - FNR Extension
State or Territory :
Application Deadline :
Jan 17, 2020
Descriptive Job Title :
Manager - Forestry & Natural Resources Extension Fire Program
Keywords separated by commas :
Fire, Manager, Professional Faculty
Location :
Corvallis, Oregon
Area, Department or Unit :
Forestry & Natural Resources Extension Program
Full/Part Time :
Full Time
Salary :
Commensurate with Experience
Start Date:
Mar 01, 2020
The Forestry & Natural Resource (FNR) Extension Fire Program is seeking a Manager of the FNR Extension Fire Program. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Senior Associate Dean and Extension Program Leader.The Manager of the Forestry & Natural Resource (FNR) Extension Fire Program will manage the day-to-day operations of the FNR Extension Fire Program. The position will be responsible for activities such as website development and maintenance, communications and marketing, planning and reporting, employee training and development, partnership relations and more. The incumbent will represent the Program on various committees and task forces, and be a spokesperson for the Program to the media. This position is located in Corvallis with statewide responsibilities, and is housed within the Forestry & Natural Resources Extension Program and the College of Forestry at Oregon State University.Oregon State University is committed to practicing and delivery of tools for state-of-the-science interaction and engagement of partners and stakeholders.This faculty member is required to use modern learning tools, employ and practice engaged scholarship, promote integration of programs across disciplines that are demand-driven and use open source tools that continually align with innovation and shifts in educational program delivery.Active and effective communication with staff and key stakeholders is critical to the success of this position. Oregon State University and the OSU Extension Service are committed to maintaining and enhancing a collaborative and inclusive community that strives for equity and equal opportunity. All employees of Extension are responsible for helping to ensure that these commitments are achieved. In addition, all faculty members will design, develop, maintain and/or carry out Extension programs to ensure that all people have equal program participation opportunities. Application procedure: To view the posting and apply, go to and search for posting #P03454UF. Direct questions to Dr. Janean Creighton, Associate Professor, and Search Committee Chair at 541-737-1049 ( Posting will close on January 30, 2020, with a full consideration date of 01/17/20. Oregon State University is located in Corvallis, a vibrant college town of 54,500 in the heart of western Oregons Willamette Valley. Corvallis consistently ranks among the best and safest cities to live in the U.S., as well as among the most environmentally responsible.OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.
Position Category:
Professional Faculty
Additional Description, Instructions or Comments:
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Minimum education level :
Masters Degree
Years of experience :
3 Years
Travel Requirements:
Yes - State of Oregon
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Contact :
Janean Creighton
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Application Instructions :
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