UC ANR will soon be hiring a UC Cooperative Extension term area advisor specializing in table grapes in Tulare, Kern and Kings counties. Thanks to an $840,000 gift from the California Table Grape Commission, the advisor position will be funded for six years by the $1.4 billion annual table grape industry.
"The UC Cooperative Extension farm advisor system is an integral part of the growth story of the table grape industry in California,” said Kathleen Nave, president of the California Table Grape Commission. "Continuing that growth is critical to the industry but also to the rural communities in which table grapes are grown. With this gift, the University will be able to expand its ability to help growers cope with...
After receipt of over 100 proposed positions and review of 800+ comments from individuals, agricultural organizations, governmental agencies, youth and nutrition coalitions and many others, I am pleased to announce the release of 19 new Cooperative Extension advisor and specialist positions. Hiring for the first seven positions will begin immediately in Round One. Hiring for Rounds Two and Three will begin approximately in February and May 2013 respectively.
Position proposals and comments were evaluated by a variety of groups within the University including county directors, college/school leadership, and ANR program teams among others. Criteria used to evaluate all positions included critical issues to...
Comments are still being accepted for the 100-plus Cooperative Extension advisor and specialist positions submitted in response to ANR’s 2012 supplemental call for academic positions. The positions are posted on the publicly accessible site www.ucanr.edu/callforpositions.
The positions website is also the featured ANR website on ucanr.edu.
ANR stakeholders as well as employees are encouraged to offer comments and provide input. The system will remain open to collect comments on the positions until Tuesday, Aug. 7.
The online system for submitting proposals for ANR's supplemental call for CE advisor and specialist positions will close on Friday, May 18, at 11:59 p.m.
Position submissions are being accepted from the following groups:
- Program team leaders
- Workgroup chairs
- Strategic initiative leaders
- Department chairs from the colleges/school and executive associate deans
- County and MCP directors
If you do not hold one of the above titles or...
You have 10 more days to participate in ANR's supplemental call for CE advisor and specialist positions. The online system for submitting proposals will close on Friday, May 18, at 11:59 p.m.
Please talk with your colleagues and encourage external stakeholders to help us identify the Division's greatest needs. The call is posted on a publicly accessible site: http://ucanr.edu/callforpositions.
Details on the submission process and calendar are included on the site. Please click on "View entire call" at http://ucanr.edu/callforpositions to access position templates, positions released for recruitment in 2011, and...