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Thursday, December 10, 2015

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Community Development Extension Field Specialist I,

Extension Service, South Dakota State University.


SDSU Extension is offering an exciting career opportunity as a Community Development Extension Field Specialist. We are looking for an individual to join us in growing and building our regional extension center located in Aberdeen, SD, by successfully engaging the public and bridging research to practice. Minimum requirements: Master’s Degree in Community Development, Sociology, or other closely related field by start date;  documented experience in community development practice; demonstrated ability to plan, implement, and evaluate educational and community development programs; demonstrated experience in working with entrepreneurs and supporting businesses; demonstrated experience in leading programs that effectively involve people from different cultural, racial and/or ethnic backgrounds; demonstrated use of technology in managing and/or delivering educational programs; demonstrated experience in developing entrepreneurs and supporting businesses; and valid South Dakota driver’s license, or ability to obtain one within 30 days of hire, and willingness to travel.  Salary commensurate with qualifications.  Full consideration given to applications received by January 15, 2016.  For more information on the position, contact Kenny Sherin at (605) 995-7378 or 


To apply, visit, search for the position, and follow the electronic application process.  For questions on the electronic employment process, contact SDSU Human Resources at (605) 688-4128.  SDSU is an AA/EEO employer.  

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