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Division of Extension Programming Position Expectations

Employees can review divisional expectations for positions involved in programming. In particular expectations for Faculty and for the Academic Staff titles of Outreach Specialist, Professor of Practice, and Research Professor.


  • Research, Teaching, and Service required.

Academic Staff

  • Outreach Specialist
    • Primarily teaching with an option to conduct applied research and service. Outreach specialists, including regional outreach specialists, are not expected or required to conduct research, although they are not precluded from doing some research.
  • Professor of Practice
    • The Title and Total Compensation Job Library provides a Standard Job Description for the Professor of Practice (Non-Credit) title; however, each unit (i.e., school, college, or division) is required to produce guidelines for implementation of the title series within the unit, and those guidelines need to be approved by the Provost’s Office. Detailed information on Division of Extension Professor of Practice can be found at Guidelines for Appointment & Promotion to Professor of Practice (Non-Credit)
  • Research Professor

Keywords:research teaching service   Doc ID:123493
Owner:Nathaniel S.Group:Extension Handbook
Created:2023-01-19 20:58 CSTUpdated:2023-01-19 21:05 CST
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