COUNTY EXTENSION AGENT

Location
Athens, Clarke County
Posted
Mar 14, 2014
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Summary UGA Extension was founded in 1914 to take research-based agricultural information to the people of Georgia. County agents and specialists throughout the state share information on issues like water quality, profitability in agribusiness, family wellness and life skills. This position serves as a UGA Public Service Faculty Member and a member of the Rockdale County Extension Staff (http:// http://www.caes.uga.edu/extension/rockdale/ ). It is under the direction and leadership of the Rockdale County Extension Coordinator and the Northwest District Extension Director. Salary & Benefits: $40,400/year for Master's Degree (Bachelor's $34,500) in appropriate subject area as well as an excellent benefits package is available as a faculty member of the University of Georgia http://extension.uga.edu/about/join/careers.cfm www.conyers-rockdale.com

Minimum Qualifications A Master's degree in a related area is strongly preferred (a Bachelor's degree in an applicable area will be considered). Successful experience in program development and management, demonstrated communication ability as well as skills in leadership and management