Public Health Job Opportunities

Assistant Extension Educator

In addition to the above-described duties, the individual will be expected to accept committee assignments, reporting responsibilities, and other special ad hoc assignments as requested at the administrative unit, college/division, institute, and/or university level.

Recognizing that diversity within a context of inclusivity enhances creativity, innovation, impact, and a sense of belonging, the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources (IANR) and Nebraska Extension are committed to creating learning, research, Extension programming, and work environments that are inclusive of all forms of human diversity. We actively encourage applications from and nominations of individuals from underrepresented groups.

Minimum Required QualificationsMasters Degree required (completed prior to the start date) in Public Health, Natural Resources, Communications, Education, Environmental Science, Environmental Planning, Human Dimensions, or closely related field.Experience in working with individuals, coworkers, and teams to accomplish individual and/or group goals as evidenced by college, career, and/or community activities. 
Preferred QualificationsExperience in public health communication related to natural resource issues.Experience in developing and delivering educational programs and products.Experience in facilitating interactive processes. Experience in community, water or natural resources planning.Demonstrated understanding of nitrate contamination, groundwater contamination, or other water quality issues.Outstanding leadership skills as demonstrated by roles in college, career, and/or community activities.Evidence of work with diverse or underrepresented communities.Experience in the development and implementation of social media communication and education, including managing website, video, blog, Facebook page, and Twitter accounts for a professional organization.

NOTE: this is a UNL Extension position funded 50% by UNL and 50% by NDEE. Dr. Jesse Bell is the University supervisor for the position.

View the job description and apply online here.

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