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Internal Faculty Positions

This webpage houses internal faculty positions at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville that are currently seeking applications. This webpage is updated in coordination between Faculty Affairs staff and UT Human Resources.

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Position: Department Head, Agricultural Leadership, Education, and Communications

The University of Tennessee is seeking internal applications and nominations for the position of Department Head of Agricultural Leadership, Education and Communications. This is a 12- month, tenure track position with a 100% administrative appointment.


The Department Head serves as the administrative head responsible for leadership of all departmental programs and has responsibility for planning, fiscal management, human resources, and facilities.  The Department Head reports to the deans of the Herbert College of Agriculture, AgResearch, and UT Extension and works with the three dean offices to accomplish departmental goals and objectives and to deliver nationally and internationally recognized programs in teaching, research, and Extension. This role includes articulating and promoting the department’s vision to provide high-quality, relevant education and training for its students to serve as stellar educators, leaders, and communicators to Tennessee and abroad. The University of Tennessee is seeking candidates who have the ability to contribute in meaningful ways to the diversity and intercultural goals of the University.