Job Summary

 
Official Job Title :
Beef Feedlot Systems Extension Educator
University or Organization :
Michigan State University Extension
State or Territory :
Michigan
Application Deadline :
Mar 10, 2020
 
Descriptive Job Title :
Keywords separated by commas :
beef, educator, feedlot, agriculture, agribusiness
Location :
Sanilac County, MI
Area, Department or Unit :
Agriculture and Agribusiness Institute
Full/Part Time :
Full Time
Salary :
Commensurate with education and experience
Start Date:
None Stated
Description:
As part of MSU Extensions Agriculture and Agribusiness Institute (AABI), this position will provide leadership and educational programming expertise to beef cattle producers, with a focus on the feedlot industry. This position will have statewide responsibilities and will collaborate across work teams, Institutes, and commodity groups, working with faculty, specialists and educators for overall advancement of Michigan agricultural industries.In this position you will design, implement, and evaluate research-based educational programming, address clientele group needs, and disseminate research-based information through various methods, such as media, personal education, and written articles. Serving as an informational resource for Extension personnel and clientele, you will provide producers and agri- business professionals with the knowledge to viably produce cattle and beef products and contribute to the short and long-term viability of farms, and the economic well-being of Michigan citizens. You will have the ability to network statewide with the existing core of four beef educators to provide education and service to the Michigan beef industry.Self-motivated people trained in this area who are eager to work with beef cattle producers to help them improve the profitability, viability, and sustainability of agriculture are encouraged to apply for this position.
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ADDITIONAL JOB REQUIREMENTS

Minimum education level :
Master's degree from an accredited institution in a field of study related to animal science or related fields, with a focus on aspects of beef feedlot systems, must be earned by date of hire.
Years of experience :
Travel Requirements:
Other Requirements:
Experience working with the beef feedlot industry.Experience in designing, establishing and analyzing animal research projects.

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APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Contact :
Karlena Rajel
Email :
Phone Number with Area Code :
517-353-9108