The K-State Department of Agricultural Economics hires and retains expert faculty and professional staff who are committed to advancing the departmental mission of improving economic choices and management decisions through teaching, research, and extension. When positions become available, we strive to select the best and brightest to contribute toward serving our various constituents, including individuals, families, farms, businesses, communities, organizations, and policy makers.
TITLE: EXTENSION AGRICULTURAL ECONOMIST, KANSAS FARM MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION, SOUTHWEST
This is a joint appointment between KFMA SW and K-State Research and Extension
Kansas Farm Management Association, Southwest (KFMA SW), with an office in Dodge City, Kansas, provides a farm business analysis educational program to member farm families in a 23 county area. Principal crops are wheat, grain sorghum, irrigated corn and alfalfa. This is also a livestock intensive area of Kansas. Average farm size is 2,300 crop acres.
LOCATION: Dodge City, Kansas
APPLICATION DATE: Screening of applications will begin on October 12, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled. The starting date is on or after December 3, 2018 and is negotiable with the KFMA, SW Board of Directors and KFMA Executive Director.