Outreach and Engagement Coordinator

University of Arkansas at Monticello - Monticello, AR4.5

Full-timeEstimated: $33,000 - $43,000 a year
University of Arkansas at Monticello

College of Forestry, Agriculture and Natural Resources

Outreach & Engagement Coordinator

The College of Forestry, Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University of Arkansas at

Monticello (www.uamont.edu) is seeking an individual to coordinate student and alumni

outreach and engagement activities. The College of Forestry, Agriculture & Natural Resources is

home to undergraduate programs in Natural Resources Management (options in forestry, wildlife

management & conservation, geospatial science, environmental science, and communications),

Agriculture (options in Agribusiness, Animal Science, Plant and Soil Science, Site Specific

Management, and General Agriculture), and in Land Surveying, and offers a M.S. level graduate

program with emphasis areas in forest science, geospatial science, wildlife ecology and

management, and natural resources management.

Responsibilities: The successful candidate will be expected to organize and coordinate current-

student, future-student, and alumni activities for the College. This includes student-oriented

events such as competitions, field days, and educational programs; recruitment- and retention-

related activities; and alumni events and affairs. Additionally, maintenance of contact databases,

out-of-town, overnight travel, and participation in other related activities in support of the

College are required.

Qualifications: Applicants should have a minimum of a Bachelor of Science degree, preferably

in a discipline directly related to the College of Forestry, Agriculture and Natural Resources.

Experience in youth and environmental education programs is desired. Excellent communication,

social media, and organizational skills are required. Candidates must have the ability to

collaborate and positively interact with a diverse audience. Applicants must be authorized to

work in the United States and have a valid driver’s license.

Salary: Commensurate with qualifications including excellent fringe benefits.

Application: Send a letter of application, resume, and names, addresses, telephone numbers and

email addresses of three references (off-list references may be contacted) to: Rhonda Parris,

parris@uamont.edu. All applications must be submitted electronically, and all applicants must

complete an Employment Application available at

http://uam-web2.uamont.edu/pdfs/FinAdmin/EmploymentApplication.pdf. Inquires: Phone 870-

460-1052, Email: parris@uamont.edu

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. UAM is an

Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer and is subject to FOI requests.