SARE Outreach is looking for a technical review specialist to join their team at the College Park, Md. office. The specialist will serve as the program’s primary technical reviewer, responsible for evaluating all SARE Outreach-produced content for technical accuracy, validity and precision. This may include soliciting outside peer review and incorporating or otherwise addressing reviewer suggestions. The specialist will assist with manuscript development, structure and overall flow of published content, and assist with content framing for multiple agricultural audiences. See the full position description.
Minimum Qualifications: A minimum of an M.S. in a biological or physical scientific field related to sustainable agriculture, AND at least five years of work experience in a related field. Excellent written and oral communication skills; demonstrated ability to write to a variety of audiences; and the ability to work both in a team-based office environment and independently.
How to Apply: For the complete job description and to apply, use the University of Maryland's ejobs.umd.edu system and see position #121032. The closing date for applications is November 17, 2017.
This is a nine-month, full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the Agricultural Communications Program in the College of ACES at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Seeking a dynamic candidate who will assume teaching and scholarship responsibility within the discipline of agricultural communications, with teaching and advisement of both undergraduate and graduate students. Service and scholarship to the program, college, university, and professional societies are expected. The successful candidate will have demonstrated a strong commitment to research and scholarly activities.
Duties and Responsibilities
Starting date: Aug. 16, 2018 or negotiable
To apply, go to jobs.illinois.edu. Log in to your account and upload a letter of interest, Curriculum Vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and research interest, as well as the names and contact information of three professional references. To receive full consideration, all requested application materials must be submitted via the online system by the close date of November 30, 2017.
This position supports the communication goals of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences (CALS). As a member of the CALS Office of External Relations team, the communications specialist will produce a wide variety of photographic and written content, along with some multimedia content, for the college's news operation, print and digital publications, websites, social media, annual reports, presentations and other outlets/materials. The communications specialist will also help with standard duties of the college's news office. The position reports to the CALS news manager.
The candidate must demonstrate:
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Apply by October 15, 2017
Kansas State University seeks applications for the position of Head, Department of Communications and Agricultural Education. This is a 12-month position with competitive salary to commensurate with qualifications and experience. The successful candidate should have credentials for appointment as a tenured full professor, although applications with credentials at the Associate Professor level may be considered.
Job #502212. To assure consideration, submit application by October 30, 2017.