EFNEP Program Coordinator III

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Position Summary: This position will support the UGA Expanded Food & Nutrition Education program primarily through the development of training content, engagement in program evaluation and reporting, and review/development of curricula and nutrition education materials and online content. http://www.fcs.uga.edu/extension/efnep This position requires some overnight travel, some weekend work, and attendance at county site meetings throughout the state. A valid driver's license and access to a reliable private vehicle for official duty travel are required. Reimbursement for business travel will be provided.

Responsibilities: - Create training content for county EFNEP staff and provide direct education for EFNEP Educators - Review curricula and nutrition education materials for content accuracy and appropriate formatting - Provide leadership to UGA EFNEP programming and statewide implementation in compliance with USDA NIFA and University policies and guidelines - Work with the Principal Investigator (PI) to develop and update policy and procedures, related documents, and instruction manuals for county programming - Work with the PI and program leaders to coordinate the UGA EFNEP programs and provide subject matter leadership and support to the counties participating in the UGA EFNEP program - Serve as liaison between the UGA EFNEP team and UGA Cooperative Extension - Work with District Extension Directors as well as County Extension Coordinators in the planning and implementation of UGA EFNEP programs statewide - Establish and maintain relationships with state agencies, stakeholders, and potential partners to promote and coordinate the UGA EFNEP program

Qualifications: Completion of a master's degree with 3 years of related experience; OR completion of a bachelor's degree and 5 years of related experience.

About UGA: The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state's oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (http://www.uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University's main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University's enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

Full time/Part time: Full Time

EEO Policy Statement: The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.




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Posted: 5/9/2018
Application Due: 11/4/2019
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