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Agriculture Strategy Fellow
The Nature Conservancy - Madison, WI
|Deadline to apply:||03/06/2017|
The Agriculture Strategy Fellow will work closely with The Nature Conservancy (TNC) staff and partners on projects that would advance our agricultural strategies to improve soil health and reduce water pollution and greenhouse gas emissions. This is a one-year fellowship open to highly motivated and talented recent graduates from an undergraduate or master's degree program in Agronomy, Soil Science or a related discipline. The Fellow will perform specific duties to support the Wisconsin chapter's strategies around agriculture and will also receive a well-rounded learning experience to help prepare them for future conservation careers, including a broad array of activities ranging from prairie restoration to fundraising and marketing. The position will be located in TNC's Madison, Wisconsin office.
The Agriculture Strategy Fellow will work closely with Madison staff and TNC partners to implement widespread adoption of beneficial mitigation strategies on farms across Wisconsin.
Tasks may include:
As needed and as time allows, the Fellow may also meet with Conservancy staff in other chapters to learn and share lessons from their agricultural strategies. Throughout this fellowship program, Fellows will participate in a broad array of learning experiences and opportunities including field work in TNC project areas and work with key functional areas (e.g., fundraising, marketing).
Responsibilities & Scope:
How to Apply:
To apply to position number 45108, submit resume (required) and cover letter separately using the upload buttons. All applications must be submitted in the system prior to 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on March 6, 2017.
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