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Spectrum Volume 19 Issue 21 - February 20, 1997

CURRENT LISTING

Computer Systems Engineer (2722D) Veterinary Medicine. Normal StartingPay: $36,535 (Grade 14) F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Computer Systems Senior Engineer (241S) Mathematics. Normal StartingPay: $39,940 (Grade 15) F.T.P. Application deadline: Open until filled, reviewof applications will begin 3-10-97. Seehttp://www.math.vt.edu/jobpost/241/html for more information.

Electronic Technician Senior (1541P) Geological Sciences. NormalStarting Pay: $25, 582 (Grade 10) F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Fiscal Assistant (2051P) Office of University Bursar. Normal StartingPay: $16,386 (Grade 5) F.T.P., renewed yearly. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Fiscal Assistant (2224M) Residential and Dining Programs. NormalStarting Pay: $16,386 (Grade 5) F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Fiscal Technician (1338P) OUB-Accounts Receivable. Normal Starting Pay:$17,913 (Grade 6) F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Food Operations Assistant A (W145C) Culinary Services. Normal StartingPay: $5.52 (Grade 1) Temporary, F.T.P.'s P.T.P.'s Shifts vary and may includeday, evening, night, and weekend hours, and may include some overtime andcall-in work. Vacancies are seasonal and run from August to May. Wage employeesare restricted to working a maximum of 1,500 hours in a 365-day period fromdate of hire. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.Individuals with disabilities desiring accommodation in the application processmay call Personnel Services, 1-5301.

Food Operations Manager A ("Right Track" Sous Chef) (2809G)Culinary Services. Normal Starting Pay: $21,407 (Grade 8) F.T.P. Work schedulevaries to include nights and weekends. Application deadline: Feb. 28.

Graphic Artist (6798M) Residential and Dining Programs. Normal StartingPay: $19,582 (Grade 7) F.T.P. Work schedule may include some night and weekendwork to meet project deadlines. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Housekeeping Worker (Utility Crew) (286M) Residential and DiningPrograms. Normal Starting Pay: $11,473 (Grade 1) Several F.T.P.'s available.Work schedule: Thursday-Monday 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Application deadline: Feb.21.

Housekeeping Worker (791M) Residential and Dining Programs. NormalStarting Pay: $11,473 (Grade 1) Two F.T.P.'s available. Work schedule: 7:30a.m.-4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Housekeeping Worker (792M) Residential and Dining Programs. NormalStarting Pay: $11,473 (Grade 1) Two F.T.P.'s. Work schedule: 7:30 a.m.-4:30p.m., Monday-Friday. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Housekeeping Worker (2008G) University Unions and Student Activities.Normal Starting Pay: $11,473 (Grade 1) F.T.P. Work schedule: Monday-Friday, 5a.m.-1:30 p.m. with occasional evening and weekend hours. Application deadline:Feb. 21.

Housekeeping Supervisor (Utility Crew) (1077M) Residential and DiningPrograms. Normal Starting Pay: $14,989 (Grade 4) F.T.P. Work schedule:Thursday-Monday 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Installation and Repair Technician (2967R) Communications NetworkServices. Normal Starting Pay: $21,407 (Grade 8) F.T.P., renewed yearly.Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Laboratory Mechanic B (6564S) Physics. Normal Starting Pay: $17,913(Grade 6) F.T.P. Work schedule: eight hours per day between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m.Position ends 1-31-98, may be extended. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Laboratory Specialist (3408D) Veterinary Medicine Experiment Station.Normal Starting Pay: $20,976 (Grade 8) F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Laboratory Specialist (6815D) Veterinary Medicine Experiment Station.Normal Starting Pay: $20,976 (Grade 8) F.T.P., ends 9-30-98, with possibleextension. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Office Services Assistant (802R) Communication Network Services. NormalStarting Pay: $14,989 (Grade 4) F.T.P. Position ends 6-30-97, renewed yearly.Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Office Services Assistant (W022070S) Mathematics. Normal Starting Pay:$7.21 (Grade 4) P.T.P. Hours vary according to department needs forapproximately 20 hours per week. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Office Services Assistant (2689D) University Libraries-Photocopy Office.Normal Stating Pay: $14,989 (Grade 4) F.T.P. Saturday: 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.;Sunday, Wednesday, and Thursday: 3 p.m.-midnight; Friday: 1-10 p.m. Applicationdeadline: Feb. 21.

Office Services Assistant (W022063D) University Relations-WVTF. Positionlocation: Roanoke. Normal Starting Pay: $7.21 (Grade 4) P.T.P. Applicationdeadline: Feb. 21. Send state application-resume to: WVTF 89 Public Radio, 4235Electric Road, S.W., Suite 105, Roanoke, VA 24014-4145.

Office Services Specialist (7029P) Capital Design and Construction.Normal Starting Pay: $16,386 (Grade 5 ) F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Office Services Specialist (6526J) Center of Adhesive and SealantScience. Normal Starting Pay: $16,386 (Grade 5) F.T.P. Position ends 6-30-97,renewed yearly. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Office Services Specialist (468D) University Libraries. Normal StartingPay: $16,386 (Grade 5) F.T.P., Thursday-Saturday and Monday 1-10 p.m. andSunday 3 p.m.-midnight. Previously advertised, no need to reapply. Applicationdeadline: Feb. 21.

Office Services Supervisor (Front Office Manager) (1144G) DBHCC. NormalStarting Pay: $17,913 (Grade 6) F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Program Support Technician (2061J) Architecture. Normal Starting Pay:$17,913 (Grade 6) F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Program Support Technician (0446J) Graduate School. Normal Starting Pay:$17,913 (Grade 6) F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Program Support Technician (6416G) Public Service Programs. NormalStarting Pay: $17,913 (Grade 6) F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Program Support Technician Senior (W022072D) AIS-User Services. NormalStarting Pay: $9.41 (Grade 7) Six F.T.P.'s available for a maximum of 1,500hours in a 365-day period. Applications accepted until filled.

Program Support Technician Senior (6797J) Electrical Engineering. NormalStarting Pay: $19,582 (Grade 7) F.T.P. Position ends on 12-31-97, renewedyearly. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Programmer (1864D) University Libraries. Normal Starting Pay: $25,582(Grade 10) F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Programmer-Analyst (1379D) Administrative Information Systems. NormalStarting Pay: $30,572 (Grade 12) F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Radiologist Technologist (W022047G) Student Health Services. NormalStarting Pay: $9.41 (Grade 7) P.T.P. Work schedule Saturday 9 a.m.-1 p.m. eachweek during academic year, prn during the week as scheduled by the full-timetechnologist. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Research Specialist Senior (W022051M) Horticulture. Normal Starting Pay:$11.25 (Grade 9) P.T.P. for 20 hours per week. Travel required. Previouslyadvertised, do not need to reapply to be considered. Application deadline: Feb.21.

Secretary Senior (3508J) Chemical Engineering. Normal Starting Pay:$16,386 (Grade 5) F.T.P., renewed yearly. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Secretary Senior (4613J) Electrical Engineering. Normal Starting Pay:$16,386 (Grade 5) F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Secretary Senior (W022076G) VP for Student Affairs. Normal Starting Pay:$7.88 (Grade 5) P.T.P. Will work 20 hours per week; schedule to be determined.Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Special Events Manager (Special Events Coordinator Senior) (6782D)University Relations. Normal Starting Pay: $30,572 (Grade 12) F.T.P.Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Starter/Marshall/Shop Attendant (Office Services Aide) (W201G) VirginiaTech Golf Course. Normal Starting Pay: $6.03 (Grade 2) Three P.T.P.'s. Workschedule varies with the season for approx. 17-20 hours per week. Must be ableto work holidays and weekends. Position ends in October or November 1997,depending on weather. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Storekeeper Helper (W022085R) Communications Network Services. NormalStarting Pay: $6.03 (Grade 2) P.T.P. Work schedule: 30 hours each week,Monday-Friday. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Systems Consultant (Senior Programmer Analyst) (6813D) AcademicProjects. Normal Starting Pay: $36,535 (Grade 14) F.T.P. Application deadline:Feb. 28.

Trades-Utilities Helper (W022081M) Culinary Services. Normal StartingPay: $6.03 (Grade 2) P.T.P. Work schedule: 32 hours each week, Monday-Friday.Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Vehicle Service Attendant (W022078E) Airport. Normal Starting Pay: $6.59(Grade 3) P.T.P. Work schedule: Flexible hours during mornings, evenings,and/or weekends for up to 30 hours per week. Application deadline: Feb. 28.

OFF CAMPUS POSITIONS

Applicants interested in these positions should visit the Personnel ServicesOffice to review the job ads.

Office Services Assistant (5889) Position location: City of Alexandria.Apply to: Mary McFerren, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, NorthernDistrict Extension Office-SCNEP Office, Box 701, Warrenton, VA 20188-0701.F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Office Services Assistant (5890) Position location: Hampton. Apply to:Nancy Wright, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, Box 218, Suffolk, VA 23439.F.T.P. Application deadline: March 7.

Office Services Assistant (5925) Position location: Amelia County. Applyto: Donna Tolley, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, Box 158, Appomattox, VA24522. F.T.P. Application deadline: March 7.

Office Services Assistant (5987) Position location: Pittsylvania andHenry Counties. Apply to: Donna Tolley, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise,Box 158, Appomattox, VA 24522. F.T.P. Application deadline: March 7.

Office Services Assistant (6011) Position location: Norfolk City. Applyto: Nancy Wright, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, Box 218, Suffolk, VA23439. F.T.P. Application deadline: March 7.

Office Services Assistant (6432) Position location: DickensonCounty-Clintwood. Apply to: Mary Ann McFarland, Human Nutrition, Foods, andExercise, Southwest District Office, 265 West Main Street, Abingdon, VA 24210.F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Office Services Assistant (6586) Position location: Giles and MontgomeryCounties. Apply to: Mary Ann McFarland, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise,Southwest District Office, 265 West Main Street, Abingdon, VA 24210. F.T.P.Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Office Services Assistant (6591) Position location: Amelia County. Applyto: Donna Tolley, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, Box 158, Appomattox, VA24522. F.T.P. Application deadline: March 7.

Office Services Assistant (6601) Position location: Roanoke County.Apply to: Jean Vandergrift, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, 3738Brambleton Avenue, SW, Roanoke, VA 24018. F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb.21.

Office Services Assistant (6603) Position location: Spotsylvania County.Apply to: Mary McFerren, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, NorthernDistrict Extension Office-SCNEP Office, Box 701, Warrenton, VA 20188-0701.F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Office Services Assistant (6605) Position location: Orange County. Applyto: Mary McFerren, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, Northern DistrictExtension Office-SCNEP Office, Box 701, Warrenton, VA 20188-0701. F.T.P.Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Office Services Assistant (6608) Position location: Arlington County.Apply to: Mary McFerren, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, NorthernDistrict Extension Office-SCNEP Office, Box 701, Warrenton, VA 20188-0701.F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Office Services Assistant (6609) Position location: City of Alexandria.Apply to: Mary McFerren, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, NorthernDistrict Extension Office-SCNEP Office, Box 701, Warrenton, VA 20188-0701.F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Office Services Assistant (6618) Position location: Virginia Beach.Apply to: Nancy Wright, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, Box 218, Suffolk,VA 23439. F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Office Services Assistant (6799) Position location: Alleghany and Craigcounties. Apply to: Deborah Snead, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, 330 N.Court Avenue, Covington, VA 24426-1204. F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb.21.

Office Services Assistant (6800) Position location: Albermarle Countyand Charlottesville. Apply to: Mary McFerren, Human Nutrition, Foods, andExercise, Northern District Extension Office-SCNEP Office, Box 701, Warrenton,VA 20188-0701. F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Office Services Assistant (6801) Position location: Accomack County.Apply to: Llewellyn Allison, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, Box 60,Accomack, VA 23301. F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Office Services Assistant (6802) Position location: Chesterfield County.Apply to: Sandra Henderson, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, Box 146,Chesterfield, VA. F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Office Services Assistant (6803) Position location: Chesterfield County.Apply to: Sandra Henderson, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, Box 146,Chesterfield, VA. F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Office Services Assistant (6804) Position location: Culpepper andRappahannock County. Apply to: Mary McFerren, Human Nutrition, Foods, andExercise, Northern District Extension Office-SCNEP Office, Box 701, Warrenton,VA 20188-0701. F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Office Services Assistant (6805) Position location: Cumberland andBuckingham County. Apply to: Patsy Pelland, Human Nutrition, Foods, andExercise, Box 158, Appomattox, VA 24522. F.T.P. Application deadline: March7.

Office Services Assistant (6806) Position location: Fauquier County.Apply to: Mary McFerren, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, NorthernDistrict Extension Office-SCNEP Office, Box 701, Warrenton, VA 20188-0701.F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Office Services Assistant (6807) Position location: Grayson and Wythecounties. Apply to: Mary Ann McFarland, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise,Southwest District Office, 265 West Main Street, Abingdon, VA 24210. F.T.P.Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Office Services Assistant (6808) Position location: James City andCharles City. Apply to: Doris Heath, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, Box69, Toano, VA 23168. F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Office Services Assistant (6809) Position location: Prince WilliamCounty. Apply to: Mary McFerren, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, NorthernDistrict Extension Office-SCNEP Office, Box 701, Warrenton, VA 20188-0701.F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Office Services Assistant (6810) Position location: City of Richmond.Apply to: K. Lonnette Chilton, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, 701 N.25th Street, Richmond, VA 23223. F.T.P. Application deadline: March 7.

Office Services Assistant (6812) Position location: Suffolk County.Apply to: Nancy Wright, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, Box 218, Suffolk,VA 23439. F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Office Services Assistant (6816) Position location: Fairfax and CapitolArea. Apply to: Mary McFerren, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, NorthernDistrict Extension Office-SCNEP Office, Box 701, Warrenton, VA 20188-0701.F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 21.

Office Services Specialist (6811) Position location: Rockingham. Applyto: Sarah Ann Whitmore, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, 965 PleasantValley Road, Harrisonburg, VA 22801-9630. F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb.21.

FACULTY LISTINGS

INSTRUCTIONAL

Department of Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise. ExtensionPosition/Instructor. Position is a 12-month non-tenure-track appointment,available Aug. 16, 1997. The successful candidate will supervise a food-safetycertification program with responsibility for curriculum, evaluation, andbudget; assess food-safety needs of consumers and food-service providers andestablish training programs as needed; develop working relationships with stateand private agencies; and participate in department activities and professionalservice. Applicants must have an M.S. degree with at least one degree in foods,nutrition, or food science; demonstrated communication skills and managementskills are essential; experience in Extension or community programs andmulticultural groups is highly desirable. Review of applications will beginApril 1, and continue until the position is filled. A letter of application,curriculum vita, transcripts, overview of current issues and approaches toExtension food-safety education (one-two pages), and the names of threereferences whom you have requested to forward letters should be sent to Dr. AnnHertzler, Chair, Search Committee, Department of Human Nutrition, Foods, andExercise, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0430. Telephone 1-4672. Fax1-3916.

Department of English. Instructors. Several instructors to teach fourcourses each semester, mostly writing but usually with one literature section.MA or ABD. Send letter and curriculum vitae by March 15 (or until positions arefilled) to Dr. Linda Anderson, Associate Chair, English Department, VirginiaTech, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0112.

Department of Clothing and Textiles. Assistant Professor. Nine-month andacademic year, tenure-track. Teach courses in apparel design such as fashionillustration and advanced apparel assembly and in allied areas such as historiccostume and introductory social psychological aspects of dress. Adviseundergraduate and graduate students. Secure funding and conduct research thatfits the mission of the college and meets the needs of Virginia industry.Develop outreach programs for the Virginia apparel or retail industry. Serve ondepartment, college, and university committees. Qualifications: Ph.D. with atleast one degree in the clothing and textiles field. Research and outreachfocused in apparel design. Dynamic teaching abilities that inspire students.Starting date is Aug. 15, 1997. Salary is commensurate with experience.Applications will be reviewed starting March 1 and will continue until theposition is filled. Please send a letter of application, vita, transcripts,portfolio, and the names and contact information for three references to Dr.Joann Boles, Search Committee Chair, Clothing and Textiles, 101 Wallace Hall,Blacksburg, VA 24061-0410. E-mail: boles@vt.edu. Fax: 1-4516.

Center for Gerontology and Department of Family and Child Development.Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist in Gerontology. Position is12-month, tenure-track appointment, 25-percent instruction and 75-percentExtension. Provide state-wide leadership in gerontology to county and cityExtension agents in collaboration with other specialty areas within family andconsumer sciences programs (i.e., nutrition and wellness, family and humandevelopment, 4-H, management, housing, and consumer education); develop andprovide aging-related educational materials and resources for Extensionpersonnel; travel throughout the commonwealth to provide in-service trainingand other programs for Extension personnel; prepare and present written andoral media and consumer presentations; monitor federal and state policies anddistribute pertinent policy information to Extension agents and specialists;conduct applied program of research and publish in scholarly journals and otherappropriate outlets; teach and interact with undergraduate and graduatestudents; serve on department, center, college, university, and Extensioncommittees. Qualifications: Ph.D. in human development, gerontology, or relatedfield; experience in cooperative Extension preferred; professional experiencewith older adults or working with human-service agencies and organizations;experience in educational programming and use of educational technology;commitment to applied research. Salary/appointment are commensurate withqualifications and experience. Review of applications will begin on March 21,and will continue until a suitable candidate is identified. Send letter ofapplication, curriculum vita, sample of writing, graduate transcripts, anddirect that three letters of reference be sent to: Karen A. Roberto, Director,Center for Gerontology, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0426. Telephone1-7657.

NON-INSTRUCTIONAL

Donaldson Brown Hotel and Conference Center (DBHCC). Managing Director.Managing director of the on-campus DBHCC, with a projected starting date ofJuly 1, 1997. The managing director is responsible for the lodging and foodoperations, meeting and technical services, marketing, special events, andgeneral budgeting and administration of the 125 lodging room and conferencecenter with 10 meeting rooms and 15,000 square feet of meeting/banquet space.Responsibilities: The managing director has overall responsibility for theefficient and effective management of the facility and personnel; the provisionof outstanding customer service; management of employees engaged in thelodging, food and beverage, sales and catering (including the details ofplanning, decorating, entertainment, and refined arrangements for foodfunctions and special restaurant, banquet, and catering events), and conferenceoperations for continuing education programs, special events, universityadministrative functions, and other major activities; and for insuring that allservices are rendered in support of the university's educational mission.Special emphasis is placed on marketing and sales to support the hotel. Forthese DBHCC responsibilities, the managing director reports to the director ofContinuing Education. The managing director also teaches a senior-level coursein lodging management and, as such, has the following additionalresponsibilities as a faculty member in the Hospitality and Tourism ManagementDepartment within the College of Human Resources and Education: serving ondepartmental committees, student advising, and public service. For theseacademic responsibilities, the managing director reports to the departmenthead, hospitality and tourism management. Qualifications: A minimum of amaster's degree and 10 years' experience in the management of a hotel (food andlodging), preferably related to a major conference/convention and/oreducational center. Experience must include conference and meeting management,as well as hotel, restaurant, and banquet management. Teaching experience inhotel/food management is desirable. Salary is commensurate with experience.Applications should include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, andnames, addresses, and telephone numbers of three references. Applications andnominations should be submitted to: Dr. Theodore J. Settle; Director,Continuing Education; Virginia Tech; 820 University City Blvd., Second Floor;Blacksburg, VA 24061-0364. Screening of applications will begin March 1, andwill continue until a suitable candidate is found. For additional information,call 1-9982 or e-mail settle@vt.edu.

Virginia Cooperative Extension. Extension Agents (four positions).Virginia Cooperative Extension is seeking applications for Extension agentpositions listed below. Extension agents hold lecturer rank, non-tenure-track,professional faculty positions. Agriculture and Natural Resource and FamilyConsumer Sciences agent positions will have area responsibilities in theirprogram specialty. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.Agriculture and natural resources extension agent positions. Animalsciences: Basic knowledge of animal nutrition; health, animal care, andreproduction; production and financial management; marketing; biotechnologydevelopment; waste management and utilization; and water quality. 1. 111090,Albemarle County. Dairy science: Basic knowledge of animal nutrition;health, animal care, and reproduction; production and financial management;marketing; biotechnology developments; waste management and utilization; andwater quality. 1. 111089, Rockingham, Augusta, Rockbridge, Bath, HighlandCounties. Family and consumer sciences extension agent positions. family andhuman development: For families with children, aging members, and specialneeds families such as those dealing with welfare and court systems to achieveimproved levels of self-sufficiency, and to provide education for providers ofchild care, enhancing child care in the community and the ability of child careproviders to earn income. 1. 111088, City of Richmond-Restricted for one year,with continuation based upon fund availability. Management, housing andconsumerism: Provide educational opportunities for families and individualsto make effective economic decisions, including establishment and use ofcredit, reduce debt, and plan for financial emergencies. 1. FA495, City ofVirginia Beach (re-advertised). 4-H Extension agents positions. 4-Hagents: Manage a non-formal experiential educational program in order foryouth, and adult working with those youth, to further develop life skillsnecessary as self-directing, productive, and contributing members of society.1. FA497, Henrico County (re-advertised). 2. 111087, Amherst County. Agentsmust determine program needs by monitoring trends and issues, involvingExtension leadership councils and advisory committees; design programs to meetneeds of target audience, specify program goals and objectives, identifyresources; inform clientele of program activities; use appropriate technologiesto plan and deliver program through workshops, seminars, conferences,one-on-one visits, on-farm demonstrations, field trips and tours; maintainknowledge of current research information; develop computer applications;develop and implement evaluation plan; recruit and utilize volunteers; andreport results to clientele, public, and decision-makers. Qualifications:Master's degree required or imminent in related discipline. Current VirginiaCooperative Extension faculty members with bachelor's degree may be consideredbased on specialty, expertise, and performance. Ability to communicateeffectively, orally and in writing; experience in relating with people.Experience in planning, implementing, marketing, and evaluating educationprograms in appropriate discipline. Ability to recruit, train, and managevolunteers. Computer/computer software knowledge desired. The followingapplication material must be received by March 10, or until a suitablecandidate is selected; a letter of intent, a complete resume, official academictranscripts (undergraduate and graduate as appropriate-copies are acceptable),and three letters of references. Send to: Carolyn Sowers, Virginia CooperativeExtension, 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.