Communication & Marketing Professional, Family & Consumer Sciences
Institute of Agriculture
Location: knoxville, Tennessee
Internal Number: 23000002ED
LOCATIONFamily&ConsumerSciencesDepartment,UTExtension,UTInstituteofAgriculture,The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
TARGET STARTDATEDecember 1,2023
Salaryiscommensuratewithtrainingandexperience.This isagrant-fundedposition.Continuedemploymentis contingent upon performance and funding. Benefits include group hospitalization and life insurance, State Employees Retirement; Workers'Compensation;sick andannualleave; numerous University ofTennessee and state benefits programs, including liberal time off for holidays and longevity pay after three years of service; reimbursement for official travel.
Family & Consumer Sciences (FCS) provides the educational component for the University of Tennessee Extension in life,home,and health to the community.FCS programs are in the areas of Health, Family & Consumer Finance, Parenting & Child Care, Nutrition & Food Safety, and Food Preservation and brought into the communities ofurban and rural Tennessee. This Communications & Marketing Professional position supports the efforts of the Family & Consumer Sciences department by providing high quality audio/visual marketing material; marketing and social media planning;andimplementingandevaluatingastatewideeducationalprogramwithintheCreativeContentTeamfor Family & Consumer Sciences.
The Institute’s four major units are the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, the College of Veterinary Medicine, UT AgResearch and UT Extension. The Institute contributes to improving the quality of lives and enhancing the agricultural, economic, environmental and social well-being of Tennessee. Our clientele include students, families, farmers, 4-Hers, agribusiness and the general public.