Job Summary

Official Job Title :
Assistant Professor of PracticeExtension South Valley Field Crops
University or Organization :
OSU Extension Service
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Application Deadline :
Jun 26, 2020
Descriptive Job Title :
Assistant Professor of PracticeExtension South Valley Field Crops
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Location :
Tangent, OR
Area, Department or Unit :
OSU Extension Service
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Full Time
Salary :
Salary is commensurate with education and experience.
Start Date:
None Stated
This full-time (1.00FTE), 12-month, fixed-term Extension Field Crops Assistant Professor of Practice position is located at theOSUExtension Linn County Office in Tangent, Oregon, and is assigned to Linn, Benton, and Lane counties. The academic home for this position is the Department of Crop and Soil Science at Oregon State University. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Regional Director, Department Head of Crop and Soil Science, and the Extension Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources Program Leader.As a land grant institution committed to teaching, research and outreach and engagement,OSUpromotes economic, social, cultural and environmental progress for the people of Oregon, the nation and the world. This position contributes to the mission of the College of Agricultural Sciences, with principal responsibility for needs assessment, Extension educational program development, delivery, and evaluation, and for conducting applied research needed to support Extension activities.The purpose of this position is to provide leadership in the development, implementation, synthesis, and evaluation of Extension and applied research in crop production systems for grass seed, legume seed, small grain cereals and other field crops in the southern Willamette Valley.Active and effective communication with staff and key stakeholders is critical to the success of this position. This position will require traveling.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.College of Agricultural Sciences faculty are committed to enhancing student success by engaging students in quality academic, research, internships, global studies, and other experiential learning opportunities. Positions with primary responsibility for Extension and Outreach are likewise committed to learner success through programming appropriate for diverse audiences.Oregon State University andOSUExtension Service are committed to maintaining and enhancing a collaborative and inclusive community that strives for equity and equal opportunity. All employees ofOSUExtension Service are responsible for helping to ensure that this commitment is achieved. This commitment includes, but not limited to, complying with Civil Rights and Language Access regulations. 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.
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Contact :
Kaylyn Hymes
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Application Instructions :
To review posting and apply, please visit Posting #P03795UF. Closing date: 06/26/2020. OSU is an AA/EOE/Vets/Disabled.