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Extension Agents

Extension Agent, Wildcat District, Diversified Agriculture and Natural Resources
Office Location - Offices located in Altamont, Fredonia, Girard and Independence. Primary office location for this position is Independence, KS
Applications will be accepted through May 23, 2019. Interviews will be conducted on June 12, 2019. 
For more information, contact Jennifer Wilson or call 785-532-5790
Position Announcement (pdf) and Application Instructions

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Human Capital Assistant - KSRE Operations Office
Location - Manhattan, KS
This position serves as the lead staff position to support the recruiting, hiring and on-boarding process for Extension agents and summer intern positions.
Screening of applications begins May 28, 2019.
For more information, please contact Jennifer Wilson, Leader, Extension Operations, at 785-532-5790
Position Announcement and Application Instructions

Farm Manager
Location - Manhattan, KS
This position oversees all tasks required to provide upkeep for the Department of Animal Sciences; and Industry's farm units. This position will also maintain the well-being of crops and livestock by supervising planting, harvesting and maintenance. Manages buildings and other property to maintain the upkeep of the farm units.
Screening of applications begins May 13, 2019.
For more information, please contact Dr. Ken Odde, Search Committee Chair, at 785-532-1227
Position Announcement and Application Instructions

Extension Specialist, 4-H Youth Development
Location - Northwest Region based in Colby, KS
This position will provide leadership and programmatic direction for 4-H Youth Development in the Northwest Region of Kansas. This position will provide statewide leadership for the strategic priority related to developing and delivering education programs and workforce readiness initiatives, will be a leading resource to Extension professionals, will strengthen external partnerships and seek additional funding for the purpose of building program capacity, and will have responsibility for program evaluation related to their program area and for communicating the impact of 4-H. 
Screening of applications begins immediately. For best consideration, apply by May 17, 2019. 
For more information, please contact Amy Sollock at 620-532-0751.
Position Announcement and Application Instructions 

Operations Manager/ Horticulture Greenhouse Manager
Location - Manhattan, KS
This position is responsible for the plant maintenance programs to provide proper care of plants used in the Department of Horticulture and Natural Resources. It develops and implements operation and maintenance practices for HNR greenhouse facilities, supervises greenhouse support employees, manages greenhouse records, and initiates strategic planning to improve greenhouse operations, facilities, and equipment.
Screening of applications begins immediately and continues until position is filled. Preferred application deadline is April 25, 2019. 
For more information, contact Kimberly Williams
Position Announcement and Application Instructions

Assistant Professor/Regional Agronomist, Southwest Research Extension Center
Location - Garden City, KS
This position is 80% extension/ 20% research. This is a tenure-track position with the Department of Agronomy. 
Screening of applications begins February 26, 2019 and continues until the position is filled. The position is available on or after April 1, 2019. 
For more information, contact Bob Gillen at 785-625-3425 ext 202
Position Announcement and Application Instructions

Assistant Professor, Agronomy, Southeast Research Extension Center
Office Location - Parsons, KS
Screening of applications will begin December 10, 2018 and continues until position is filled.
For more information, contact Dr. Gretchen Sassenrath at 620-820-6131
Position Announcement and Application Instructions

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