Extension Agricultural Agent
Department Contact Information
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|Department Contact Name||Bruce Hinrichs|
|Department Contact Title||Eastern District Department Head|
|Department Contact Phone||(575) 762-1052|
|Department Contact Emailfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Internal or External Search||External - Open to all applicants|
|General Information of Campus and Unit||
New Mexico State University is a comprehensive land-grant institution of higher learning accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Universities. An active research university, NMSU anchors the southern end of New Mexico’s Rio Grande Research Corridor, exceeding $140 million in research and public service expenditures. NMSU is classified as a Hispanic-serving institution by the federal government with a total minority enrollment over 48%. Home to the state’s NASA Space Grant Program, NMSU is located in Las Cruces, which features desert mesas, the farmlands of the Rio Grande Valley, and the Organ Mountains, an extension of the Rocky Mountain chain. The University is committed to building a cultural diverse educational environment.
|Position Job Title||Extension Agricultural Agent|
|Tenure Status||Tenure Track|
-Provide leadership and guidance to Extension educational programs in 4-H Youth Development and agriculture, urban horticulture, community and economic development, and natural resources throughout the county as job requires. Programming to include 4-H youth and adults including adult and youth leaders.
Master’s degree (in hand by hire date) required. At least one degree must be in Agriculture.
|Preferred Qualifications (optional)|
|Special Requirements of the Position||
Position is for Union County, headquarters in
|Special Instructions to Applicants|
|Campus/Work Site||Union County, Clayton NM|
|Appointment Status||Regular, Full-time|
|Appointment Full-time Equivalency||1.0|
|Target Salary Rate|
|Position funded by grant or other form of temporary funding||No|
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- NMSU Website
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- Albuquerque Journal
- Chronicle of Higher Ed
- New Mexico Department of Labor
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