Position Postings

National 4-H Council, Culture of Health Project Director. A Culture of Health Project Director to serve in a dynamic role leading the ramp up of the Culture of Health Initiative for the Cooperative Extension System (CES). This position will ensure deliverables are achieved as outlined in the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) grant. The Project Director will serve as key strategist and communicator with CES to develop, implement and drive sustainability of the Culture of Health Initiative. The Director will work closely with CES, the National 4-H Council, the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, the Extension Committee on Policy’s Health Action Team, and other partners to meet Initiative objectives. A buy out of an individual from their university responsibilities will be considered.If interested in this opportunity, please apply with an updated resume through https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=nat4hcounc&jobId=181850&lang=en_US&source=CC2

The University of New Hampshire Cooperative Extension and Merrimack County invite qualified individuals to apply for the Merrimack County Economic Development Field Specialist position based in Boscawen, New Hampshire. The Field Specialist will provide educational outreach, technical assistance, community planning, and project implementation support that builds community and regional leaders’ capacity to implement effective strategies grow and sustain the economy and strengthen communities. Areas of focus include, but are not limited to, economic development, Main Street/downtown development, business retention and expansion, regional collaboration, and stakeholder engagement to enhance implementation of community plans and projects. The position is a full-time, benefited position. For position description and to how to apply go to: http://jobs.usnh.edu/postings/26165

Michigan State University’s School of Planning, Design, and Construction (SPDC) and MSU Extension seek a Director for their NCI unit. The position is 100% funded by MSU Extension through its Greening Michigan Institute. Formerly known as the National Charrette Institute, and based in a landscape architecture/urban planning tradition, NCI is currently focused on non-credit training and developing collaboration by design process techniques to address pressing social problems, with focus on urban and regional issues.  NCI brings nationally recognized training curricula and hands-on community-based procedures along with its established networks. To apply: Complete description/details - Apply for Posting #432559 at http://careers.msu.edu/cw/en-us/listing/