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Assoc. Dir. of Major Gifts for CALS and VCE

University Development AP0170157 07/10/2017
The Associate Director of Major Gifts for the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) and Virginia Cooperative Extension (VCE) will solicit philanthropic gifts from alumni, parents, stakeholders, and friends of the college which align with the College’s strategic priorities. The Associate Director of Major Gifts will work with prospects and donors desiring to support the teaching, rese… View Details Bookmark

IT Manager

Mining and Minerals Engineering AP0170197 07/31/2017
In the role of IT Manager, the incumbent will provide management and oversight of the Department of Mining and Minerals computing facilities. This role also develops and administers hardware, software and instrumentation systems to support teaching, research and extension programs within the department. This position supervises the IT Support Specialist and assists with quality service to facul… View Details Bookmark

Extension Agent, 4-H Youth Development, Greensville/Emporia

Central District Coop. Extension AP0170192 08/04/2017
This position serves Greensville County and the City of Emporia. The localities are located generally at the intersection of Interstate 95 and U.S. Route 58 approximately 65 miles south of Richmond and 80 miles west of Norfolk. Greensville County is situated at the transition between the Piedmont Plateau and the Atlantic Coastal Plain. The area has a rich history, abundant access to natural … View Details Bookmark

Communications Project Coordinator

Horticulture SW0170547 07/28/2017
The Communications Project Coordinator is responsible for working collaboratively with the Consumer Horticulture and Master Gardener Specialist and the State Assistant Master Gardener Coordinator assisting with the creation, layout, design, and production of marketing and communications materials intended to support the EMG Program statewide and will interface with a mixture of Extension facult… View Details Bookmark

Assist/Assoc Professor Food Animal Prod Medicine

Large Animal Clinical Sciences TR0170081 09/15/2017
The VMCVM is seeking an enthusiastic and skilled individual to utilize a robust food animal case load to provide excellence in clinical experiential learning while contributing to scholarly activities that benefit the agriculture and veterinary community. The PMM caseload is approximately 55,000 animals/year with 70% beef (cow-calf and stocker) 25% dairy and 5% small ruminants/porcine. The maj… View Details Bookmark

Economic Development Specialist

Economic Development AP0170150 07/10/2017
The specialist will develop and conduct applied research and technical assistance projects and participate in the collaborative design and implementation of projects with other faculty. This position, reporting to the director of the office, is a restricted calendar year, administrative and professional faculty appointment. Responsibilities: Design and implement projects addressing economic … View Details Bookmark

Extension Agent, 4-H Youth Development, Clarke County

Northern District Coop. Extension AP0170187 07/31/2017
Clarke County is only 60 miles west of Washington, DC and 16 miles from historic Harpers Ferry. This planned open space community provides not only scenic beauty but hiking on the Appalachian Trail, fishing, canoeing, rafting, and kayaking on the Shenandoah River. Clarke County was the home of Lord Clarke, Revolutionary War General Daniel Morgan, George Washington’s daughter Nellie Custis and t… View Details Bookmark

Extension Agent, 4-H Youth Development, City of Va. Beach

Southeast District Coop. Extension AP0170185 07/31/2017
This position will be located in the City of Virginia Beach. The City of Virginia Beach is located on the east coast of Virginia and boasts a wonderful oceanfront environment while maintaining its agriculture heritage. The City has a nice blend of suburban and rural communities and borders the urban City of Norfolk. The Virginia Beach 4-H agent is responsible for Youth Development programs t… View Details Bookmark

Director, School of Plant and Environmental Sciences

CALS - Administration TR0170078 09/15/2017
Applications are invited for the position of Founding Director of the School of Plant and Environmental Sciences in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Virginia Tech. The new School will be a national and international leader for improving human well-being and quality of life through learning, discovery and engagement in plant and environmental sciences. The School’s faculty will in… View Details Bookmark

Web Manager

CALS - Administration AP0170178 07/21/2017
The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences’ Web Manager is responsible for overseeing the strategic direction and maintenance of websites in the college, which includes Virginia Cooperative Extension (VCE) and the Virginia Agricultural Experiment Station (VAES). Working as part of a collaborative team, the Web Manager will be a key player in executing a digital-first strategy and is expect… View Details Bookmark

Extension Agent, FCS, Loudoun County

Northern District Coop. Extension AP0170177 07/20/2017
Loudoun County, located 25 miles west of Washington, DC is approximately 520 square miles in size. It is considered part of the Northern Virginia area and the Washington DC Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA). In 2015, the population was estimated at 375,629, making it Virginia’s third-most populous county. Forecasts estimate the County population will reach 410,449 by 2020 and 447,137 by 20… View Details Bookmark

Equipment Repair Technician Sr.

College Farm SW0170497 08/11/2017
This position will support research, teaching, and extension programs in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences by providing a high level of mechanical skill for the repair and maintenance of a large fleet of farm and agricultural research equipment. Duties include, but are not limited to performing and supervising repair work on equipment at the Kentland Farm, located in Blacksburg, Vir… View Details Bookmark

Extension Agent, 4-H Youth Development, Lee County

Southwest District Coop. Extension AP0170172 07/14/2017
Lee County is a rural county located in extreme Southwest Virginia. It borders Bell and Harlan Counties in Kentucky, Hancock and Claiborne Counties in Tennessee and Wise and Scott Counties in Virginia. The county contains 438 square miles and has abundances of natural resources that include timber, coal, limestone, crude oil, and natural gas. Lee County is strong in agriculture with cattle p… View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Associate

Biological Systems Engineering SR0160260 05/15/2017
The Water Systems Research Group within the department of Biological Systems Engineering at Virginia Tech is seeking a postdoctoral research associate in the area of water resource engineering beginning in either Summer or Fall of 2017. The postdoc will be advised by Dr. Julie Shortridge, an assistant professor and extension specialist, and have the opportunity to interact with other faculty in… View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Associate

Tidewater AREC SR0160259 05/15/2017
This position provides an opportunity for applied plant pathology research and Extension education with the Virginia Tech Tidewater Agricultural Research and Experiment station. The primary responsibility of the position will include planning and leading field, greenhouse, and laboratory studies on pathogen biology, epidemiology, and management of diseases impacting sorghum grown for biofuel. A… View Details Bookmark

Department Head

Agricultural & Applied Economics TR0170011 03/22/2017
The Virginia Tech Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics is seeking an accomplished, visionary leader for the position of Department Head. Responsibilities of the Department Head include leadership of all department programs and administrative responsibility for strategic planning, fiscal management and human resources. This includes recruitment, development, and retention of faculty … View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Associate, Hampton Roads AREC

Hampton Roads AREC SR0160244 03/29/2017
Virginia Tech is inviting applications for two Postdoctoral Associate positions in the Integrative Plant Pathology Lab at the Hampton Roads Agricultural Research and Extension Center in Virginia Beach, VA. The selectees will be part of a research team that strives to understand the biology and epidemiology of boxwood blight caused by Calonectria pseudonaviculata (Cps) and produce science-based… View Details Bookmark

Assistant Professor of Companion Animal Behavior and Welfare

Animal & Poultry Sciences TR0170002 02/15/2017
The Department of Animal and Poultry Sciences is seeking applicants who will establish and maintain a highly visible and impactful program in companion animal behavior and welfare. Primary responsibilities of this academic year, tenure track position will be teaching (60%) and Extension (40%). The successful applicant is expected to teach innovative courses within the Animal and Poultry Science… View Details Bookmark

Field & Laboratory Aide

Hampton Roads AREC SW0170098 02/15/2017 12/01/2017
This position will assist a Hampton Roads AREC department in the implementation and maintenance of laboratory and field experiments affecting nursery production, plant pathology, weed science, turf grass or biological systems engineering. Successful candidate will assist with possible spraying, data collection and assist within lab. This is an off-campus position at the Hampton Roads Agricul… View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Associate

Dept of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics SR0160207 02/10/2017
The Verbridge Laboratory for Integrative Tumor Ecology (LITE) in the Virginia Tech – Wake Forest University School of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences is seeking a postdoctoral researcher for a funded project to develop advanced 3D engineered models of the dynamic tumor vascular niche. This will be a highly dynamic and interactive research opportunity, with the potential to collaborate on on… View Details Bookmark