LocationUniversity ofTennessee, Institute of Agriculture, 4-H Youth Development Department, (Officelocation is flexible)
EffectiveDate:November 1, 2020
Salary andBenefits:Salary is commensurate with training andexperience.Benefits include grouphospitalization and life insurance, State Employees Retirement; Worker'sCompensation; sick and annual leave; numerous University of Tennessee and statebenefit programs, including liberal time off for holidays and longevity payafter three years of service, reimbursement for official travel.
Determinechanges and updates to the statewide program related to assigned program areas.
Communicatewith peer institutions on pertinent areas of youth development and research.
Conductin-service training for agents related to citizenship, leadership and teenprograms.
Presentresearch-based information at conferences and professional meetings.
Education/Experience: Requires aMaster's degree in education, agriculture, family and consumer sciences, or aclosely related field. The successful candidate should have the:
abilityto organize, apply sound judgment, work independently, communicate, andcollaborate effectively with interdisciplinary teams.
skillsto demonstrate program impacts through data and applied research and share thatinformation with stakeholders.
abilityto work with other personnel and volunteers.
skillsneeded to conduct innovative programs, demonstrate teaching effectiveness,implement applied research and have success in garnering extramural funding.
Internal Number: 203968
About Institute of Agriculture
The Institute’s four major units are the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, the College of Veterinary Medicine, UT AgResearch and UT Extension. The Institute contributes to improving the quality of lives and enhancing the agricultural, economic, environmental and social well-being of Tennessee. Our clientele include students, families, farmers, 4-Hers, agribusiness and the general public.