The Poultry Science Association (PSA) is currently searching for an Executive Director, who will be assuming the duties of the role on or about January, 2019.
PSA is a non-profit, professional organization of scientists engaged in academic, corporate, and technical support of the poultry industry, with a vision to be the world’s most respected resource for the poultry sciences. This position is ideally situated at the PSA Headquarters in Champaign, IL, but other working arrangements are negotiable, depending upon the experience and qualifications of the individual.
The Executive Director is ultimately accountable for insuring the long-term financial and operational sustainability of the Association in pursuit of its objectives. Among other responsibilities, the Executive Director shall advise the Board of Directors and insure the effective implementation of Board-approved plans and initiatives. This position reports directly to the PSA Board of Directors.
Qualifications: A minimum of a bachelor’s degree is required (master’s degree or higher is preferred). The ideal candidate has a proven track record in general management of businesses and/or cross-functional departments. Leadership experience in a non-profit, volunteer sector will be beneficial in this role. The candidate should have a strong appreciation for animal research and production agriculture. More details of the position responsibilities and qualifications are available on the PSA website (http://www.poultryscience.org).
To apply for the position, please contact the Search Committee at email@example.com; include a letter of interest, CV, and names and contact information of three references.
About Poultry Science Association
The Poultry Science Association (PSA) is a professional organization consisting of approximately 1,700 educators, scientists, extension specialists, industry researchers, administrators, producers, and college students who are committed to advancing the poultry industry.
Since 1908, the Poultry Science Association has maintained a level of prestige that ranks it among the top professional organizations in the field. For over a century, PSA’s member scientists have contributed through their research to the growth of the poultry industry and the development of safer and more nutritious food products for the consumer. Throughout this period, PSA has served – and it continues to serve – as the premier clearinghouse and publisher of basic and applied poultry research in the world.
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