Now accepting applications and nominations for the position of Assistant Professor of Practice in the Agricultural and Environmental Sciences Communication program in the Department of Agricultural Leadership, Education and Communication at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. This is a 12-month, 100% FTE, non-tenure-track position. The preferred start date is August 1, 2018.
An M.S. in Agricultural Communications, Journalism, Public Relations or a closely related field as well as relevant experience in producing publications and working with digital platforms is required.
Click here for the online announcement, job description, and application. The review of applications will begin May 24.
Questions and nominations can be directed to the search committee chair, Dr. Roger Terry at firstname.lastname@example.org
This is an eleven-month, tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor funded
75% Instruction and 25% Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service (OCES). The successful
candidate for this position is expected to provide leadership in the teaching of undergraduate and
graduate courses in agricultural communications. In particular, the candidate should have
experience in convergent media and/or graphic design. The successful candidate will be expected
to develop programs and build capacity within OCES to use convergent media to communicate
about complex issues in agriculture, food, the environment, and natural resources. Preferred
starting date is July 1, 2018.
Click here for a complete job description and to apply. Job listing req4698. Review of applications will begin April 23, 2018, and will continue until a qualified candidate is selected.
The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and the Iowa Nutrient Research Center at Iowa State University seek applications for a science writer who will work closely with researchers to develop communication pieces such as stories, news releases, features, web and social media content, and other written and visual content. This position will focus on meeting both the college’s goals and the center’s goals in communicating scientific progress in agriculture, life sciences, water quality, natural resources and related areas to lay audiences. The person’s work will help raise the visibility of the college’s and the center’s research programs to general and targeted audiences. It will help explain, illustrate and demonstrate the impact of the college and center’s research portfolio for the state of Iowa and the nation. For details click here.
The primary responsibility for this position is serving as the host of our weekly agricultural news program, Market Journal. In addition to researching stories, scheduling and conducting interviews, and writing stories and scripts, candidates for this position need to have strong skills in video and audio production.
IANR Media has a positive, team-oriented environment and we work on a variety of projects in support of various departments, units, faculty, and affiliates of the university. Learn more about us and our team on our website.
If you are a producer and are interested, please visit the Producer III (Host) job posting and consider applying.
The position is open until filled. Candidate review will begin in mid- to late May.