Job Opportunity: Extension Faculty, Livestock
March 13, 2018
The Extension Educator will provide leadership in livestock and small acreage Extension programming for county, multi-county, and the district (70%). The educator will provide assistance in university outreach where appropriate. They will plan, develop, implement, evaluate, and report livestock production and management and small acreage programs for producers and landowners. The Educator will serve as the administrative chair of the Gem County Extension office, supervising office staff, maintaining a positive county commissioner relationship, and negotiating and managing the county budget (10%). In addition, the Educator will provide county leadership and multi-county program support for 4-H Youth Development in an area of expertise (20%).
About the University of Idaho
The University of Idaho, home of the Vandals, is Idaho’s land-grant, national research university. From its residential campus in Moscow, U of I serves the state of Idaho through educational centers in Boise, Coeur d’Alene and Idaho Falls, a research and Extension center in Twin Falls, plus Extension offices in 42 counties. Home to more than 11,000 students statewide, U of I is a leader in student-centered learning and excels at interdisciplinary research, service to businesses and communities, and in advancing diversity, citizenship and global outreach. U of I competes in the Big Sky Conference and Sun Belt Conference. Learn more: divinedestinations.info