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Headwater Forests Program Director

Employer: The Tuolumne River Trust 
Location: Sonora, CA 
Application deadline: February 17, 2019
Full position description and application instructions

The HF Program Director will lead the team’s efforts to expand and oversee TRT’s forest restoration program in the upper Tuolumne Watershed, primarily on Stanislaus National Forest land and adjacent private lands. The Program Director will play a central program and team management role, as well as work closely with project partners to secure funding, manage grants, supervise contractors, and implement projects.

The Leopold Writing Program's Aldo & Estella Leopold Residency

Location: near Taos, New Mexico
Duration: one month between May and October, 2019
Application deadline: February 28, 2019
Full description and application instructions

The Leopold Writing Program is an Albuquerque‐based non‐profit organization dedicated to cultivating the next generation of writers and artists committed to the natural world. Since 2009, through a special partnership with the United States Forest Service, the LWP has sponsored 16 scholars, writers, musicians, and poets to spend a full month in residence at Mi Casita, Leopold’s historic cabin in the Carson National Forest near beautiful Taos, New Mexico.

Assistant Professor in Silviculture and Applied Forest Ecology, MA

Employer: University of Massachusetts
Location: Amherst, MA
Application deadline: March 1, 2019
Full job description and application instructions

The Department of Environmental Conservation at the University of Massachusetts Amherst seeks talented applicants for a 9-month academic year, tenure-track appointment as Assistant Professor in Silviculture and Applied Forest Ecology. Earliest appointment date is September 1, 2019.

Programs Coordinator

Employer: Virginia Forestry Association
Location: Richmond, Virginia
Application deadline: January 30, 2019
Full job description and application instructions

VFA is seeking a full-time Programs Coordinator to join a small team of association management professionals in VFA’s Richmond office. The person hired will report to the Executive Director and work to serve various forestry and natural resource-related programs sponsored or supported by the association.

Stewardship Crew Project Lead

Employer: Mt. Adams Resource Stewards (MARS)
Location: Glenwood, WA
Application deadline: Open until filled (start February 2019)
Full job description and application instructions

Mt. Adams Resource Stewards (MARS), a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization founded in 2004, is seeking an exceptionally motivated, creative and team-oriented individual to advance efforts to develop a high capacity natural resource/forestry stewardship crew. The successful candidate will work with MARS staff and partners to further develop our stewardship crew whose functions are integrated with a growing number of field projects for which MARS is responsible.

Southwest Program Assistant - Forest Stewards Guild

Employer: Forest Stewards Guild
Location: Santa Fe, New Mexico
Duration: February 2019 - August 2019 with potential extension
Application deadline: February 1, 2019
Full position description and application instructions

The Forest Stewards Guild is hiring a full-time temporary position in New Mexico! The Southwest Program Assistant position will be based out of our Santa Fe office. The position will assist with a variety of projects including community forestry, fire adapted communities, prescribed fire, ecological and socioeconomic monitoring, and youth training initiatives. The 6-month position starts in February 2019, with a potential transition to year-round employment dependent on performance and funding. 

Resource Manager - contractual (forestry)

Employer: Wildlife Management Institute
Location: Statewide in Maine
Application deadline: open until filled
Full position description and application instructions

The Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife has developed an agreement with the Wildlife Management Institute to conduct forest management for the promotion of wildlife habitat.  As such, the Wildlife Management Institute and the Department intend to fill one Resource Manager position to accomplish the goals of the agreement.  The position will be a limited full time position for a term of two years with the potential for additional term extension.

Assistant/Associate Professor in Diversity and Inclusion in the Natural Resources

Employer: Colorado State University
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
Application deadline: January 15, 2019
Full job description and application instructions

This nine-month, tenure-track, academic faculty position will be housed within one of five departments the candidate identifies within the Warner College of Natural Resources (WCNR).

Outreach notice for USDA Forest Service Pathologist position, MN

Employer: USDA Forest Service
Location: St. Paul, MN field office
Outreach Closes: January 11, 2019 
Full position information and instructions to submit your interest

This outreach is an early alert to inform potential applicants that the USDA Forest Service, Northeastern Area, State and Private Forestry will soon be advertising a permanent, full-time GS-434-11/12 pathology position on USAJobs at


Assistant Professor of Environmental Science, Stockton University

Employer: Stockton University
Location:  Pinelands National Reserve in southern New Jersey
Full job description and application instructions
Application deadline: open until filled

The Stockton University Environmental Science program is seeking to fill a tenure track position, at the rank of Assistant Professor, with a Forest Ecologist to teach forestry and related courses, as well as continue the implementation of Stockton’s unique Forest Management Plan, for September 2019.

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