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Spectrum Volume 18 Issue 27 - April 11, 1996

THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS HAVE BEEN APPROVED BY THE SECRETARY OF EDUCATION AND THE DEPARTMENT OF BUDGET AND PLANNING.

CURRENT LISTING

FOOD OPERATIONS ASSISTANT A (FOA-1C) Culinary Services. Normal Starting pay: $5.41 (Grade 1). An applicant pool is now being established to fill wage food operations assistant A positions. These vacancies include temporary, full-time, and part-time work. Shifts vary and may include day, evening, night, and weekend hours, and may include some overtime and call-in work. Non-student WAGE food operations assistant A vacancies for Culinary Services will be filled from this pool. The vacancies are seasonal and run from August to May. Wage employees are restricted to working a maximum of 1,500 hours in a 365-day period from date of hire. Applications will be accepted at the Personnel Services Office, Southgate Center, through 5 p.m. Friday, April 12, 1996. You need submit only one application for this pool. Be sure that you include your complete related background such as dates and places of employment, duties performed and type of food service equipment used. Individuals with disabilities desiring accommodation in the application process are requested to call by the application deadline. Any questions should be directed to the Personnel Services Office, Southgate Center, 1-5301.

FOOD OPERATIONS ASSISTANT B (3rd Baker) (W49G) Culinary Services. Normal Starting Pay: $5.91 (Grade 2). FULL-TIME POSITION. Work schedule varies to include nights and weekends not to exceed 1,500 hours in a 365-day period. Application deadline: April 12.

FOOD OPERATIONS MANAGER A (Annual Management Assistant) (2117G) Culinary Services. Normal Starting Pay: $20,976 (Grade 8). FULL-TIME POSITION. Hours will vary to include nights and weekends. Application deadline: May 3.

FOOD OPERATIONS MANAGER A (Assistant Manager) (1688G) Culinary Services-Catering. Normal Starting Pay: $20,976 (Grade 8). FULL-TIME POSITION. Work schedule varies to include nights and weekends. Application deadline: April 19.

FOOD OPERATIONS MANAGER A ("Right Track" Sous Chef) (2809G) Culinary Services. Normal Starting Pay: $20,976 (Grade 8). FULL-TIME POSITION. Work schedule varies to include nights and weekends. Application deadline: April 19.

LABORATORY SPECIALIST (4476J) Veterinary Medicine Experiment Station. Normal Starting Pay: $20,976 (Grade 8). FULL-TIME POSITION. Renewed yearly. Application deadline: April 12.

LABORATORY SPECIALIST SENIOR (W51G) Food Science and Technology. Normal Starting Pay: $11.02 (Grade 9). PART-TIME POSITION. Position ends 8-31-96. Renewed yearly. Hours and schedule to be determined (25-35), not to exceed 1,500 hours in a 365-day period. Application deadline: April 12.

OFFICE SERVICES SPECIALIST (LC045J) Alumni Relations. Normal Starting Pay: $16,056 (Grade 5). FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 12.

PROGRAM SUPPORT TECHNICIAN (4261J) Engineering Science and Mechanics. Normal Starting Pay: $13,164 (Grade 6). PART-TIME POSITION, for 30 hours per week. Application deadline: April 19.

PROGRAMMER-ANALYST (4399G) Entomology. Normal Starting Pay: $29,957 (Grade 12). FULL-TIME POSITION. Ending date 12-31-96. Renewed yearly. Application deadline: April 12.

RESEARCH SPECIALIST (6502G) Animal and Poultry Sciences. Normal Starting Pay: $20,976 (Grade 8). FULL-TIME POSITION. Ending date 6-30-97. Position is renewed yearly. Application deadline: April 19.

THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS ARE AVAILABLE TO CURRENT UNIVERSITY EMPLOYEES ONLY.

AUDITOR--INTERNAL (U2336P) Internal Audit. UNIVERSITY EMPLOYEES ONLY. Normal Starting Pay: $27,403 (Grade 11). FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

EXECUTIVE SECRETARY (U78J) Electrical Engineering. UNIVERSITY EMPLOYEES ONLY. Normal Starting Pay: $17,552 (Grade 6). FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

LIBRARY ASSISTANT (UW53C) University Libraries-User Services. UNIVERSITY EMPLOYEES ONLY. Normal Starting Pay: $10.08 (Grade 8). FULL-TIME POSITION, 30 hours per week, substantial night and weekend work will be required. Hours may vary over university holiday and break periods. Application deadline: April 12.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (U1635P) University Registrar. UNIVERSITY EMPLOYEES ONLY. Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

PHOTOCOPY TECHNICIAN (U2199D) College of Veterinary Medicine. UNIVERSITY EMPLOYEES ONLY. Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). FULL-TIME POSITION, renewed yearly. Application deadline: April 19.

PROGRAM SUPPORT TECHNICIAN (UW52P) Art and Art History. UNIVERSITY EMPLOYEES ONLY. Normal Starting Pay: $8.44 (Grade 6). PART-TIME POSITION for 10 hours per week, work hours vary. Application deadline: April 12.

PROGRAM SUPPORT TECHNICIAN (U6624D) University Libraries-User Services. UNIVERSITY EMPLOYEES ONLY. Normal Starting Pay: $17,552 (Grade 6). FULL-TIME POSITION. Work schedule: Thursday-Monday, 3 p.m. to midnight. Application deadline: April 19.

PROGRAM SUPPORT TECHNICIAN SENIOR (U2191J) University Honors Program. UNIVERSITY EMPLOYEES ONLY. Normal Starting Pay: $19,188 (Grade 7). FULL-TIME position. Application deadline: April 19.

SYSTEMS ANALYST (U2250D) Computing Center. UNIVERSITY EMPLOYEES ONLY. Normal Starting Pay: $39,136 (Grade 15). FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 12.

OFF CAMPUS POSITIONS

APPLICANTS INTERESTED IN THESE POSITIONS SHOULD VISIT THE PERSONNEL SERVICES OFFICE, SOUTHGATE CENTER, FIRST FLOOR TO REVIEW THE JOB ADS.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6584). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Carroll County, Va. Apply To: Joe Hunnings, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, 265 West Main Street, Abingdon, VA 24210-2715. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6585). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Dickenson County, Va. Apply To: Joe Hunnings, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, 265 West Main Street, Abingdon, VA 24210-2715. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6586). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Giles County, Va. Apply To: Joe Hunnings, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, 265 West Main Street, Abingdon, VA 24210-2715. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6587). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Lee County, Va. Apply To: Joe Hunnings, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, 265 West Main Street, Abingdon, VA 24210-2715. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6588). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Smyth County, Va. Apply To: Joe Hunnings, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, 265 West Main Street, Abingdon, VA 24210-2715. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6589). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Tazewell County, Va. Apply To: Joe Hunnings, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, 265 West Main Street, Abingdon, VA 24210-2715. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6590). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Wise County, Va. Apply To: Joe Hunnings, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, 265 West Main Street, Abingdon, VA 24210-2715. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6591). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Amelia County, Va. Apply To: Mike Geisinger, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, P.O. Box 158, Appomattox, VA 24522. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6592). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Appomattox County, Va. Apply To: Mike Geisinger, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, P.O. Box 158, Appomattox, VA 24522. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6593). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Appomattox County, Va. Apply To: Mike Geisinger, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, P.O. Box 158, Appomattox, VA 24522. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6594). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Franklin County, Va. Apply To: Mike Geisinger, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, P.O. Box 158, Appomattox, VA 24522. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6595). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Halifax County, Va. Apply To: Mike Geisinger, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, P.O. Box 158, Appomattox, VA 24522. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6596). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Pittsylvania County, Va. Apply To: Mike Geisinger, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, P.O. Box 158, Appomattox, VA 24522. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6597). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Pittsylvania County, Va. Apply To: Mike Geisinger, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, P.O. Box 158, Appomattox, VA 24522. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6598). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Prince Edward County, Va. Apply To: Mike Geisinger, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, P.O. Box 158, Appomattox, VA 24522. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6599). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Botetourt County, Va. Apply To: Jess Judy, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, District Director, 1230 East Main Street, Luray, VA 22835. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6600). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Warren County, Va. Apply To Jess Judy, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, District Director, 1230 East Main Street, Luray, VA 22835. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6601). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Roanoke County, Va. Apply To: Jess Judy, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, District Director, 1230 East Main Street, Luray, VA 22835. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6602). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Agusta County, Va. Apply To: Jess Judy, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, District Director, 1230 East Main Street, Luray, VA 22835. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6603). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Spotsylvania County, Va. Apply To: Mary Copenhaver, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, 24 Pelham Street, Suite 20, Warrenton, VA 22186. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6604). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Prince William County, Va. Apply To: Mary Copenhaver, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, 24 Pelham Street, Suite 20, Warrenton, VA 22186. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6605). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Orange County, Va. Apply To: Mary Copenhaver, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, 24 Pelham Street, Suite 20, Warrenton, VA 22186. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6606). Normal Starting Pay: $17,552 (Grade 4). Position Location: Loudoun County, Va. Apply To: Mary Copenhaver, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, 24 Pelham Street, Suite 20, Warrenton, VA 22186. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6607). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Fluvanna County, Va. Apply To: Mary Copenhaver, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, 24 Pelham Street, Suite 20, Warrenton, VA 22186. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6608). Normal Starting Pay: $17,552 (Grade 4). Position Location: Arlington County, Va. Apply To: Mary Copenhaver, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, 24 Pelham Street, Suite 20, Warrenton, VA 22186. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6609). Normal Starting Pay: $17,552 (Grade 4). Position Location: Arlington County, Va. Apply To: Mary Copenhaver, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, 24 Pelham Street, Suite 20, Warrenton, VA 22186. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6610). Normal Starting Pay: $17,522 (Grade 4). Position Location: Arlington County, Va. Apply To: Mary Copenhaver, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, 24 Pelham Street, Suite 20, Warrenton, VA 22186. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6611). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Stafford County, Va. Apply To: Mary Copenhaver, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, 24 Pelham Street, Suite 20, Warrenton, VA 22186. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6612). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Henrico County, Va. Apply To: Betty Parker, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences,8600 Dixon Powers Drive, P.O. Box 27032, Richmond, VA 23273. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6613). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Richmond City, Va. Apply To: Betty Parker, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences,8600 Dixon Powers Drive, P.O. Box 27032, Richmond, VA 23273. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6614). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Powhatan, Va. Apply To: Betty Parker, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences,8600 Dixon Powers Drive, P.O. Box 27032, Richmond, VA 23273. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6615). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Hampton, Va. Apply To: Nancy Wright, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, District Director, P.O. Box 218, Suffolk, VA 23439-0218. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6616). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Newport News, Va. Apply To: Nancy Wright, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, District Director, P.O. Box 218, Suffolk, VA 23439-0218. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6617). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Gloucester County, Va. Apply To: Betty Parker, District Director, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences,8600 Dixon Powers Drive, P.O. Box 27032, Richmond, VA 23273. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6618). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Virginia Beach, Va. Apply To: Nancy Wright, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, P.O. Box 218, Suffolk, VA 23439-0218. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6619). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Surry, Va. Apply To: Rita Carr, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences,. P.O. Box 205, Surry, VA 23883-0205. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6620). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Northampton County, Va. Apply To: Brenda Holden, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, District Director, P.O. Box 457, Eastville, VA 23347-0457. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6621). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Norfolk, Va. Apply To: Nancy Wright, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, District Director, P.O. Box 218, Suffolk, VA 23439-0218. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6622). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Norfolk, Va. Apply To: Nancy Wright, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, District Director, P.O. Box 218, Suffolk, VA 23439-0218. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (6623). Normal Starting Pay: $14,688 (Grade 4). Position Location: Norfolk, Va. Apply To: Nancy Wright, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, District Director, P.O. Box 218, Suffolk, VA 23439-0218. FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: April 19.

NON-INSTRUCTIONAL

MILITARY AFFAIRS. Lecturer. Non-tenure track, nine-month academic year, retired military NCO with grade of E8 or above for position of sergeant major/executive officer for the Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets. Will be working with university cadets in drill and ceremony training, physical fitness training, NCO advising, rappelling tower and obstacle course instruction, logistical matters involving Commandant's Office. Must be computer literate in use of Macintosh computers. Experience in budget preparation is mandatory. Bachelor's degree desired, but experience and proven track record is most important. Review of applicants will begin May 1, 1996. Applicants should send letter of interest and resume, and request that two letters of reference be sent, to M/GEN Stanton R. Musser, Commandant of Cadets, 143 Brodie Hall, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0213.

TIDEWATER AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH AND EXTENSION CENTER. Extension Soybean Specialist, Assistant/Associate Professor. The person will report to the director of the Tidewater Center and his/her academic home department will be Crop and Soil Environmental Sciences on the Virginia Tech campus at Blacksburg. This is a 12-month, tenure-track position with responsibilities in Extension (70 percent) and research (30 percent). Primary emphasis should be placed on production strategies, as there are approximately 500,000 acres of soybeans grown annually in Virginia. The person will develop and implement Extension programs for all soybean-production areas in the state and will coordinate these programs with county Extension units. The specialist will work closely with the Virginia Soybean Association in developing educational programs and events. Research responsibilities should include applied research on production and programs to improve the profitability of soybeans. This could include projects to increase yield, improve quality, reduce pesticide input, and minimize soil tillage. In addition to conducting field tests, the soybean specialist is responsible for the Virginia Soybean Variety Trials. This agronomic program should be coordinated with entomologists, plant pathologists, soil scientists, the soybean breeder, and other areas of expertise. Significant opportunities exist for cooperative work with other research centers and programs at the main campus. Candidates must have an earned doctorate in soil, crop, environmental sciences, or closely related field with experience in soybean production. Should be knowledgeable with computer systems and scientific transfer programs. The position is available July 1996. Candidates should provide a letter of application, curriculum vita, copy of transcripts, and names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three references qualified to comment on the applicant's abilities. Completed applications will be considered beginning June 15, 1996 or until the position is filled. Applications should be addressed to Glen L. Heuberger, Director, Tidewater Agricultural Research and Extension Center, 6321 Holland Road, Suffolk, VA 23437. Phone (804) 657-6450 or fax (804) 657-9333.

DEPARTMENT OF INTRAMURAL SPORTS AND SPECIAL EVENTS. Coordinator of Intramural Sports and Special Events. Twelve-month professional staff position, salaried with full state benefits. The coordinator oversees the planning, organization, administration, and control of the individual, dual, team, and special-event intramural programs at Virginia Tech. Responsibilities include budgeting; program development; hiring, training, and supervision of student wage staff; scheduling of activity; and reporting. The coordinator will assist the director in planning for the opening of a new Campus Health and Fitness Center due to undergo construction in mid-1996. Qualifications: master's degree in sports administration, recreation, physical education, or related field; one or more years of experience in a recreation setting with preference given to intramural sports experience; experience in training and supervision of sports officials; must possess or be capable of attaining necessary CPR and first-aid certifications; good interpersonal skills required. Salary is commensurate with experience. Starting date is June 17, 1996. Review of applications will begin on May 13, 1996, and will continue until a successful candidate is identified. Send a letter of application and current resume including names, addresses, and phone numbers of three professional references to Mr. William Campion, Director of Recreational Sports, 125E War Memorial Hall, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0358. Phone: 1-6857. Fax 1-6273.

HAMPTON ROADS AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH AND EXTENSION CENTER. Postdoctoral Research Associate. Postdoctoral research associate (weed scientist, integrated pest management specialist), 75-percent Extension, 25-percent Research. Full-time, non-tenure track, restricted. Position available May 1, 1996, to April 30, 1997. Position located at the Hampton Roads Agricultural Research and Extension Center, Virginia Beach, Va., an off-campus center of Virginia Tech. The Hampton Roads AREC serves the nursery and related landscape horticulture industries of Virginia. Position responsibilities include the design and implementation of an innovative weed-management, crop-protection, and cropping-system research and Extension program, and teaching in the Hampton Roads graduate program. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in weed science or related field of study with training in agricultural chemistry, pest management, and statistics. The applicant must have experience in field plot design, layout, and evaluation, and competence with computer applications. Salary will be commensurate with academic achievement and work experience. Application deadline April 1, 1996, or until a suitable candidate is located. Send letter of application, resume, academic transcripts, and the names and addresses of three references to Dr. Peter B. Schultz, Hampton Roads AREC, 1444 Diamond Springs Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23455 (e-mail pschultz@vtvm1.cc.vt.edu).

VIRGINIA COOPERATIVE EXTENSION. Extension Agent. Extension agent (ANR), Crop Management. Position FA550. Located in Shenandoah County, Va. Professional faculty, lecturer rank, non-tenure track position, available immediately. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. Headquartered in Shenandoah County, the position will have responsibilities in Planning District 7, which includes Clarke, Frederick, Page, and Warren counties. Provide leadership in developing, implementing, and evaluating area Extension educational programs in agriculture with specialization in crop management. Report results of programs to Extension supervisors, local governing bodies, advisory committees, and Extension Leadership Councils by using prescribed reporting procedures, oral presentations, and written reports. Assist with other program areas and the total Extension program as determined by annual plans of work, units, and district staff. Work cooperatively with Planning District staff as a team member in achieving balanced extension programs and implementing the Virginia Cooperative Extension Civil Rights Compliance Program. Qualifications: bachelor's degree in agriculture or related area required, preferably agronomy. Preferred qualifications include master's degree and expertise or experience in ag marketing. If hired with BS and employment continues, must obtain master's within six years. Experience in planning, implementing, and evaluating educational programs in appropriate discipline, ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Computer/computer software knowledge desired (especially spreadsheets and database management). Applicants should forward a letter of intent, a complete resume, three letters of reference, and official academic transcripts (copies are acceptable) to Carolyn K. Sowers, Employment Assistant, 105-D Hutcheson Hall, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0437. Inquiries will be received at 1-7619. TDD User 1-800-828-1120. Fax 1-5545. Review of applications will begin April 16, 1996.