Marketing Specialist (Extension - Regional Aquaculture) West Lafayette - College of Agriculture Administration
Description The Regional Aquaculture Marketing Extension Specialist will develop and deliver consumer- oriented aquaculture extension throughout the USDA North Central Region. The specialist will work in collaboration with the Great Lakes Sea Grant Programs and the USDA North Central Regional Aquaculture center to inform the market for local aquaculture products throughout the Midwest.
Main responsibilities will include: •
• Working with social scientists to conduct and interpret a needs assessment to better understand what consumer- and marketing-oriented aquaculture programming is being done and how to best use extension to address consumer and producer needs
• Working with existing personnel throughout the North Central Region to develop and deliver extension programming to address needs
• Using quantitative a..