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Job Openings

The Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources at NC State University is seeking applicants for a full-time, 12-month, professional-track, faculty position in forestry with emphasis on forest management (silviculture) and non-industrial private forestry. This appointment is at the assistant professor level and is 100% Extension. Expertise in wildlife conservation and climate resiliency is preferred. The successful applicant will be a part of the department’s 10-person Extension Forestry team of four faculty and six staff. This position is based in Raleigh, North Carolina, but requires travel throughout North Carolina. The successful applicant will provide leadership in designing, implementing and evaluating public educational programs consistent with the philosophy, policy, and overall educational objectives of North Carolina Cooperative Extension. The incumbent will be responsible for developing and delivering educational programming to diverse audiences, including stakeholders from different socio-demographic groups and with varied background knowledge of forest management.

To apply and for more information:

Inquiries about the position may be directed to Dr. Rajan Parajuli, Search Committee Chair, Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources at or 919-513-2579

Forester District - Roanoke, Roanoke Rapids - Founded in 1936, Roseburg Forest Products is a privately owned company and one of North America's leading producers of particleboard, medium density fiberboard and thermally fused laminates. Roseburg also manufactures softwood and hardwood plywood, lumber, LVL and I-joists. The company owns and sustainably manages more than 600,000 acres of timberland in Oregon, North Carolina and Virginia, as well as an export wood chip terminal facility in Coos Bay, Ore. Roseburg products are shipped throughout North America and the Pacific Rim. To learn more about the company please visit

Leadership Development Professional - Vanceboro, NC - The Leadership Development Professional role is an entry level leadership developmental position. Working under close guidance with assigned mentors, you will be accountable for growing and strengthening your leadership skills and general business understanding of the manufacturing processes and operations of a Wood Products mill, and other major function areas, through a detailed 12-month development plan including hands-on learning, operational rotations, and successful completion of process improvement projects.