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Assistant/Associate Professor or Professional Practice Extension Assistant Professor Family and Consumer Sciences/Health and Wellness/4:H, Nephi Juab County

Requisition: F1700323
Open Date: 12/08/2017
Review Date: 01/07/2018
Job Category: Faculty
Department: Southern Region
College/Unit: Cooperative Extension
Location: Extension Site
Posting Duration: Open Until Filled

Position Summary:
Utah State University Extension invites applications for a Family and Consumer Sciences/Health and Wellness/4:H Extension faculty position. This is a 12:month, fiscal:year appointment and is available immediately. Extension faculty develop, provide, evaluate, and coordinate research:based educational programs for youth and adults. Extension faculty also recruit, train and supervise volunteer leaders and serve as a liaison between local clientele, other resource agencies, and Utah State University administrators, faculty, and programs. This position will have Juab county, regional, and University responsibilities. An office will be provided at the USU Extension office located within the Juab County Center in Nephi, Utah. We welcome candidates with diverse interests related to family and consumer sciences and/or health and wellness; such as nutrition, food sciences, food safety, food preservation, parenting and relationship education, family finance, health, wellness, mental health or similar. We also welcome candidates with diverse 4:H interests such as youth development, leadership, healthy living, citizenship and STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math).

Rank will be commensurate with experience, qualifications and current rank. Appointment opportunities include Extension
Assistant/Associate Professor (tenure track), or Professional Practice Extension Assistant Professor (non:tenure track). A Masters degree is required for Extension
Assistant/Associate ranks. A Bachelors degree and substantial professional experience is required for the Professional Practice Extension Assistant Professor.

Provide leadership to Extension activities, including 4:H
Develop, implement and evaluate programs for adults and youth
Develop partnerships and employ innovative approaches to reach clientele and new audiences
Pursue internal and external funding to support Extension programming
Document impacts and produce scholarly publications based on Extension programming
Manage budgets, personnel, and volunteers
Serve diverse audiences and support the civil rights mandate of Utah State University Extension
Serve and collaborate with other Extension and University personnel, community and government agencies, and stakeholders

Dept/College Highlights:
Utah State University
( is Utahs Land:Grant Institution with an approximate enrollment of 28,000 students. Through the Extension system, the University extends research based information across the state. Extension faculty support elected officials and citizens in all 29 Utah counties.

Juab County, located in west central Utah, was established in 1852, and today 11,000 residents make it their home. Its primary economic base comes from agriculture, manufacturing, mining, recreation, and electrical power. Juab is one of the fastest growing counties in the state. For more Juab County information, visit:

Minimum Qualifications:
Assistant/Associate faculty ranks require an earned Masters degree in a Family and Consumer Sciences discipline, or a health related degree such as, but not limited to M.Sc., MPH, MSW, MEd.

The Professional Practice Extension Assistant Professor rank requires a Bachelors degree and significant professional experience in a related field.

Consideration will be given to those candidates nearing compl


• Location: nephi, Provo

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