University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service (Little Rock) — EFNEP & Nutrition Specialist (Faculty position), Family & Consumer Sciences

University of Arkansas – Division of Agriculture (Cooperative Extension) – Little Rock, Arkansas

EFNEP & Nutrition Specialist (Faculty position) – Family & Consumer Sciences Department

The Nutrition & EFNEP Specialist is a non-tenure track faculty member of the University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture Cooperative Extension Service who provides educational leadership in the area of human nutrition/nutrition education and the Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) (60% EFNEP, 40% general nutrition). The position collects, evaluates, interprets and develops subject matter information for dissemination through the Extension delivery system. This includes on-line and in-person education. Conducts applied research to inform Extension nutrition programming. Seeks and manages grants and contracts. The position provides support to field faculty and serves as a recognized reference source for the organization in nutrition and nutrition education. Serves as USDA-NIFA’s Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program Coordinator.

Required: An earned Doctorate in nutrition science, community nutrition, public health, family and consumer sciences, or closely related field.

Contact:  To apply, visit Posting # 449

UACES is an AA/EEO/Disabled/Veterans/E-Verify employer.