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NERCRD is hiring an Associate Director!

The Northeast Regional Center for Rural Development seeks applications for an Associate Director position, which is renewable annually conditional on funding. The individual will lead the Center’s outreach-oriented activities in consultation with the Director by:

  1. fostering relationships among Northeast land grant universities and rural development partners;  
  2. identifying and responding to opportunities for cross-state collaborations and sharing of extension programs;
  3. developing and implementing educational programs, including translating scientific findings into practice; and,
  4. securing grants and conducting nationally recognized outreach activities consistent with the Center’s mission.

Our mission is to work on a range of issues with land grant universities and other Northeast partners as well as nationally in support of regional economic growth and rural development.

Read the full job description, and apply online here.