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2018 Call for Positions

From January - September 2018 ANR solicited proposals for Cooperative Extension (CE) advisor and specialist positions. The 2018 call aimed to identify positions for strengthening and rebuilding the ANR network to address programmatic gaps and emerging needs. Due to current budget situation the release of approved positions was on hold; VP Humiston's 2018 announcement.

 

In the fall of 2019, Vice President Humiston asked UC ANR programmatic groups (listed below) to reconfirm the 2018 CE position proposals list -- anticipating being able to fill a limited, small number of CE positions. She has asked if there are higher priorities/critical needs/emergency gaps that aren’t on the 2018 list of 46 but should be? Those will be added this web page at the end of November 2019, using the template and criteria below.

 

Below are the submitted proposals. 

  • Any proposal numbered above 46 has been submitted as an emergency gap proposal during the 2019 reconfirmation process.
  • The following proposals were updated as part of the 2019 reconfirmation process: Advisor #'s 1, 4, 5, 8, 12, 42; and Specialist # 35.
  • # 18 Wildlife Management Area Advisor is currently under recruitment.

 

For reference, 2018 new CE position development process: flowchart

To see the 2018 proposed ideas that did not move forward to submittal, click the sub page on the side navigation. These ideas could be further developed by later submittal groups.

 

For questions, contact Katherine Webb-Martinez at katherine.webb-martinez@ucop.edu or (510) 987-0029.

 

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Advisor Position Proposals

Position Title Proposed Location/Housing Submitted By
54 Livestock and Natural Resources Advisor Siskiyou County Wilson, Rob
01 4-H Youth Development Advisor San Diego County Wilen, Cheryl
12 Production Horticulture Advisor San Diego County Wilen, Cheryl
47 Food Systems Area Advisor San Diego County Wilen, Cheryl
48 Integrated Pest Management Area Advisor San Diego County Wilen, Cheryl
04 Horticulture and Specialty Crops Advisor Humboldt-Del Norte Counties Valachovic, Yana
08 Nutrition, Family, and Consumer Sciences Advisor Riverside County Takele, Etaferahu
62 Vegetable Crops and Small Farms Advisor Riverside County Takele, Etaferahu
02 4-H Youth Development Area Advisor Butte or Glenn County Symmes, Emily
65 Nut Crops Advisor Merced County Stoddard, C. Scott
46 Fire Area Advisor Humboldt-Del Norte Counties Stewart, William
06 Local Food Systems Advisor Amador or Calaveras county Oneto, Scott
52 Rice Farming Systems Area Advisor Colusa County Niederholzer, Franz
63 Integrated Vineyard Systems Area Advisor Mendocino County McGourty, Glenn
41 Nutrition, Family, and Consumer Sciences Advisor Stanislaus County Martin, Anna
13 Soils and Irrigation Advisor Kern County Marsh, Brian
45 Diversified Agricultural Systems Area Advisor Lake County Lobo, Ramiro
10 Pest Vertebrate Management Area Advisor Napa County Lewis, David
42 Agronomy Area Advisor Merced County Leinfelder-Miles, Michelle
50 Nutrition Family and Consumer Sciences Advisor San Joaquin County Leinfelder-Miles, Michelle
61 Soils and Water Area Advisor Sonoma County Larson, Stephanie
14 Specialty Crops Advisor Sonoma County Larson, Stephanie
58 Nutrition Family and Consumer Sciences Area Advisor San Mateo-San Francisco Counties Lacan, Igor
59 4-H Youth Development Advisor San Mateo-San Francisco Counties Lacan, Igor
49 Irrigation and Water Resources Area Advisor Glenn County Karle, Betsy
17 Viticulture Advisor San Joaquin County Holtz, Brent
15 Urban Agriculture/Small Farms Area Advisor San Bernardino County Hartin, Janet
07 Nutrition, Family, and Consumer Sciences Advisor Shasta County Forero, Larry
51 4-H Youth Development Advisor Placer-Nevada Counties Fake, Cindy
53 Nutrition Family and Consumer Sciences Area Advisor Butte County Espino, Luis
19 Youth, Families, and Communities Advisor Ventura County Downer, A. James
20 Youth, Families, and Communities Area Advisor Solano County Doran, Morgan
16 Vegetable Crops Area Advisor Yolo County Doran, Morgan
57 Nutrition Family and Consumer Sciences Advisor Sacramento County Doran, Morgan
11 Plant Pathology Area Advisor Monterey County de la Fuente, Maria
05 IPM Entomology Area Advisor Kings County Day, Kevin
09 Orchard Systems Area Advisor Tehama County Davy, Josh
55 Forestry and Natural Resources Area Advisor Sutter-Yuba Counties Brim-DeForest, Whitney
56 Sustainable Orchard Systems and Environmental Horticulture Area Advisor Sutter-Yuba Counties Brim-DeForest, Whitney
18 Wildlife Management Area Advisor San Mateo County Barry, Sheila
03 Entomology Advisor Imperial County Bachie, Oli

Specialist Position Proposals

Position Title Proposed Location/Housing Submitted By
64 Citrus IPM Specialist Lindcove Research and Extension Center Paine, Timothy
43 Agronomic Cropping Systems Specialist UC Davis Linquist, Bruce
28 Ecoinformatics Specialist College of Natural Resources - Dept. Environmental Science Policy and Management - UCB Lindow, Steven
40 Water Justice Policy and Planning Specialist College of Natural Resources - Dept. Environmental Science Policy and Management - UCB Lindow, Steven
31 Forest and Fuels Management Specialist College of Natural Resources - Dept. Environmental Science Policy and Management - UCB Lindow, Steven
44 Orchard Systems Specialist UC Davis, Department of Plant Sciences Duncan, Roger
26 Avian Management Specialist Department of Wildlife, Fish and Conservation Biology, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, UC Davis Delany, Mary
29 Economics of Food Marketing Systems Specialist Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, UC Davis Delany, Mary
23 Agriculture Land use and Climate Policy Department of Environmental Science and Policy, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, UC Davis Delany, Mary
21 4-H Community Youth Development Department of Human Ecology, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, UC Davis Delany, Mary
36 Soil Health Specialist Department of Land, Air and Water Resources, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, UC Davis Delany, Mary
27 Community Nutrition and Innovative Technologies Specialist Department of Nutrition, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, UC Davis Delany, Mary
33 Nutrient and Irrigation Management in Vegetable Crop Production Systems Specialist Department of Plant Sciences, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, UC Davis Delany, Mary
32 Invasive Weed and Restoration Ecology Specialist Department of Plant Sciences, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, UC Davis Delany, Mary
60 Fire Hazard Mitigation Specialist Hopland Research and Extension Center (HREC) Bailey, John
25 Animal Welfare and Behavior for Communities and Production Systems Specialist Veterinary Medicine Extension, School of Veterinary Medicine, UC Davis Atwill, Edward
34 Precision Livestock and Poultry Production Systems Specialist Veterinary Medicine Extension, School of Veterinary Medicine, UC Davis Atwill, Edward
35 Rural Community Disaster Preparedness Specialist Veterinary Medicine Extension, School of Veterinary Medicine, UC Davis Atwill, Edward
24 AgroHealth Specialist Veterinary Medicine Extension & Department of Molecular Biosciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, UC Davis Atwill, Edward
22 Agricultural Acaralogy Specialist Kearney Agricultural Research and Extension Center (KARE), Parlier, CA, and affiliated with the Department of Entomology, UC Riverside. Anderson, Michael
30 Food Crop Safety Specialist Department of Microbiology and Plant Pathology, UC Riverside Anderson, Michael
39 Trade Barrier Arthropod Pest Specialist Kearney Agricultural Research and Extension Center (KARE) and affiliated with the Department of Entomology, UC Riverside. Anderson, Michael
37 Subtropical Crops Pathology Specialist This Specialist will be stationed in the Department of Microbiology and Plant Pathology at UC Riverside, which is centrally located to reach production areas for both citrus and avocado, as well as other subtropical crops. Anderson, Michael
38 Technology Society and Policy Specialist This position will be located in the School of Public Policy at UC Riverside. Anderson, Michael
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