Cornell Cooperative Extension
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS)
Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) provides the educational outreach functions for Cornell University's role as New York State's Land Grant University. Programmatically, Cornell Cooperative Extension connects the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) and the College of Human Ecology (CHE) with 55 off-campus Associations, Integrated Pest Management, New York State Sea Grant, Area Specialists, and CCE New York City.
The Central New York Dairy and Field Crops Team was formed to work with the dairy and field crop industry. The mission of this extension team is to provide high quality educational programs that address the needs of dairy and field crop producers within the following New York counties: Chenango, Fulton, Herkimer, Montgomery, Otsego, Saratoga and Schoharie.
The Livestock Specialist will provide commercial producers and the associated industry with the knowledge and educational resources in livestock production with business management and economics. The goal is to enhance profitability and sustain the growth of the livestock industries in central New York.
The job duties include:
This position is full-time (40 hours/week) and will be located in the Central New York region. This is a three-year appointment with possible extension depending on funding and performance.
Please apply via Academic Jobs On-line (https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/8754).
Qualified applications should submit a cover letter, résumé, names of at least three individuals who can be contacted to provide letters of recommendation.
Applications will be reviewed as received, continuing until a suitable applicant is identified. For more information, please contact Peter Landre at firstname.lastname@example.org.