University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service (Little Rock) — Extension Plant Pathologist

This Extension Plant Pathology position will develop and lead an applied research and extension education program focused on field and specialty crops statewide, with emphasis in the Delta region and southeast Arkansas. This is an applied field pathology position with extensive travel and stakeholder interaction demands. And important component will be training of county agents, consultants and farmers in understanding plant diseases and implementing best management practices.

Required:  Earned Doctorate by time of hire in plant pathology or closely related field. Excellent written and verbal communication skills a must. Demonstrated ability to effectively work in a team setting and with diverse audiences required. Must possess the physical and mental abilities to perform all responsibilities of a complex position with long and irregular work hours and extensive travel, often in field settings.

To apply, visit Posting # 757
UACES is an AA/EEO/Disabled/Veterans/E-Verify employer.