Open Position

New York Agriculture in the Classroom Educator

The School of Integrated Plant Science seeks an Agriculture in the Classroom Educator to join the Agricultural Outreach and Education Team at Cornell University. They will assist with statewide programs to expand the reach of New York Agriculture in the Classroom through the facilitation of educator workshops, program implementation, and conference planning. The position will require program and workshop development, clerical work, communication with teachers and program partners, processing registrations, and regular evaluation and reporting.

This position reports to and works closely with the current Agricultural Outreach and Education Staff. Cornell University is a bold, innovative and inclusive teaching and research university of academic distinction and public service where staff, faculty, and students alike are challenged to be active citizens of the world. New York Agriculture in the Classroom creates lasting impacts and increases agricultural literacy - Agricultural education and literacy prepare students for successful careers and a lifetime of informed choices. Agriculture in the Classroom envisions a world where all people value and understand the vital role of agriculture, food, fiber, and natural resources systems in advancing personal and global well-being.

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This is a term appointment that is eligible for renewal annually based on funding. The current term is from April 15, 2020 to June 30, 2020, and is eligible to be renewed on July 1, 2020 for another year term. This position is full-time, 39 hours per week.

This position requires at least 60% travel. Please direct questions about the position to Katie Carpenter at

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