Job Summary

Provides leadership for planning, implementing, and evaluating statewide educational programs in an assigned subject matter.

Job Functions

  • Provides current, research-based subject matter information and educational training.
  • Authors publications for public distribution to support the educational programs.
  • Plans and conducts district and statewide events.
  • Determines purchases and expenditures including equipment, supplies, and travel.
  • Oversees distribution and monitoring of grant monies.
  • Recommends policies and procedures for implementation.
  • Conducts needs assessment and environmental scanning.
  • Teaches in-service training for agents and multi-county programs.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree in the discipline but an earned doctorate is preferred. Requires six years of experience meeting the criteria for Extension Specialist I (four with an earned doctorate).

Job Family

Extension Service

FLSA Status


EEO Category


Rev. Date


Job Key


Pay Grade