Job Summary

 
Official Job Title :
AgroMedicine Coordinator
University or Organization :
North Carolina A&T State University
State or Territory :
N. Carolina
Application Deadline :
None Stated
 
Descriptive Job Title :
AgroMedicine Coordinator
Keywords separated by commas :
agromedicine
Location :
Greensboro, N.C.
Area, Department or Unit :
Cooperative Extension
Full/Part Time :
Full Time
Salary :
Commensurate with education and experience
Start Date:
None Stated
Description:
The Program Coordinator will work in partnership with the AgrAbility Project and North Carolina Agromedicine Institute faculty to develop and lead collaborative and synergistic research, Extension and academic efforts to identify and address the health and safety risks of farmers, their families and communities. The coordinator will provide leadership for the NC AgrAbility Project including oversight of the federal grant award and supervision of project staff and graduate students. This position is responsible for the development of a strong extramurally-funded research and Extension agenda, centered around a high priority, high impact theme or in a closely related emerging area of interest and need in the field of agricultural occupational and environmental health and safety. The coordinator is responsible for the maintenance and expansion of efforts to fulfill the goals of the NC Agromedicine Institute and AgrAbility project. This position will contribute to the development, implementation, and evaluation of a comprehensive research based educational programming agenda that meets the needs of limited-resource and socially-disadvantaged, small farmers consistent with the vision, mission, and goals of the College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences.
Position Category:
Additional Description, Instructions or Comments:
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 :
Masters degree required from an accredited university in agriculture, rehabilitation engineering, industrial design, rural sociology, public health, environmental health or some other related fields.
Years of experience :
Three or more years of work experience with vocational rehabilitation industries or some other related agriculture field.Knowledge of agricultural, small family businesses and farm machinery.Computer literacy (proficiency in MS Excel, PowerPoint and Office, etc.; experience with statistical analysis software preferred).Strong oral and written communication skills as well as strong interpersonal skills.Demonstrated experience with planning, implementing, marketing, and evaluating educational programs.
Travel Requirements:
Ability to travel and work after hours/weekends as needed.
Other Requirements:
Preferred Years of Experience, Skills, Training, Education:Earned PhD/EdD in in agriculture, rehabilitation engineering, industrial design, rural sociology, public health, environmental health or some other related fields.Four more years of work experience in the delivery of case management, social education, rehabilitative and vocational services to children and adults with disabilities, their families and caregivers.Eight to ten years of experience working in an occupation directly related to the position requirements.

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APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Contact :
Fletcher Barber, Jr.
Phone Number with Area Code :
336-285-2382
Application Instructions :
You must complete and submit an electronic application for employment to be considered. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of completing an electronic application.Applicants seeking Veterans Preference must attach a DD 214 form. Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty with your application during the process of applying to the job posting. Final candidates are subject to criminal and sex offender background checks.North Carolina A&T State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.North Carolina A&T State University is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. No one who applies or seeks employment will be denied admission to or employment at North Carolina A&T State University on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, disabling condition, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or sexual orientation and sexual identity.