Join the Pack! A community with nearly 8,000 faculty and staff, and 30,000 students. NC State is one of the largest employers in North Carolina, offering a large range of career opportunities. Visit us at https://jobs.hr.ncsu.edu/.
Department: 110313 - IR-4 Project
Location: Raleigh, NC
Essential Job Duties:
The Assistant Director for Research Planning and Product Performance Research is part of the IR-4 Project's national leadership team. This position is responsible to ensure that IR-4's national network of specialty crop commodity associations/grower groups, public sector researchers, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and the crop protection industry are actively involved in IR-4's mission to facilitate regulatory approval of crop protection technologies for specialty crops and minor uses. This includes leading stakeholder engagement in the establishment of IR-4's research priorities to address farmer/grower pest management needs. This position also has responsibilities to lead IR-4's efforts in development of product performance data (aka efficacy and crop safety
NC State University was founded with a purpose: to create economic, societal, and intellectual prosperity for the people of North Carolina and the country. We began as a land-grant institution teaching the agricultural and mechanical arts. Today, we’re a preeminent research enterprise that excels in science, technology, engineering, math, design, the humanities and social sciences, textiles, and veterinary medicine.NC State students, faculty, and staff take challenges in hand and work with industry, government, and nonprofit partners to solve them. Our 9,000 faculty and staff are world leaders in their fields, bridging the divides between academic disciplines and training high-caliber students to meet tomorrow’s challenges. Together, they forge powerful partnerships with government, industry, nonprofits, and academia to change our world for the better.NC State is leading efforts to curb nuclear proliferation, develop a smart electric grid, create self-powered health monitors, help farmers confront climate change, and build a new American manufacturing sector. Our award-winning Centennial Campus is home to more than 70 public and private partners — as well as the innovative Hunt Lib...rary, which Time magazine has dubbed “the library of the future.”More than 125 years after its creation, NC State continues to make its founding purpose a reality. Every day, our career-ready graduates and world-leading faculty make the fruits of learning and discovery available to people across the state, throughout the nation and around the world.