Extension Program Leader - Rural Prosperity Nebraska

Extension Program Leader - Rural Prosperity Nebraska

The Program Leader of Rural Prosperity Nebraska provides leadership for Nebraska Extension and the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources (IANR) in coordinating efforts and partnering with community leaders in ways that enhance rural and economic vitality statewide. The Program Leader contributes to developing and sustaining positive relationships with rural community leaders and partnering organizations including those in and/or working with underserved communities. The Program Leader maintains productive ongoing relationships with the faculty, staff and administrators of Nebraska Extension, the Agricultural Research Division (ARD), the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources (CASNR), the College of Education and Human Sciences (CEHS), and the office of the NU Vice President for Agriculture and Natural Resources and IANR Harlan Vice Chancellor to ensure that engagement efforts are coordinated. The Program Leader serves on the Extension leadership team. The Program Leader is responsible for partnering with the Director of Rural Prosperity Nebraska to ensure that the strategy for Rural Prosperity Nebraska is accountable and viewed as a critical asset by local leaders.  The Requisition # F_210076 will give the complete job description and instruction on how to apply for this job.