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University of Connecticut
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Posted: 12/27/2018
Assistant Extension Educator
Salary: $60,000 - 65,000

The University of Connecticut, Department of Plant Science and Landscape Architecture (PSLA) is seeking a full-time Assistant Extension Educator to fulfill the mission of the UConn Plant Diagnostic Lab. This is an 11-month, non-tenure track position renewed annually with the expectation of long-term employment. Collaboration with staff and faculty in the PSLA and Extension departments is a key component of this position, and the incumbent will provide support for extension programs at the UConn Home & Garden Education Center, the Commercial Turf Diagnostic Laboratory, the Integrated Pest Management team, and the UConn Master Gardener program.

Partial List of Required Minimum Qualifications:

· Knowledge and experience in diagnosing plant health-related problems

· Experience teaching adults

· Demonstrated competence working in collaboration with colleagues

Please select 'Apply' at to submit the following on Academic Jobs Online: a letter of application that addresses qualifications identified in the advertisement, a resume or curriculum vitae and a list of references with contact information. Applications and supporting materials will be reviewed until a candidate has been identified. Employment of the successful candidate will be contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment criminal background check. (Search # 2019247).