The Northwest Horticultural Council (NHC) is seeking applicants for the position of vice president for scientific affairs.
The NHC is a trade association, based in Yakima, Washington, that represents the tree-fruit industry of Idaho, Oregon, and Washington on federal and international policy issues. Information about the NHC may be obtained at www.nwhort.org.
We seek a team player that possesses a strong academic record and holds an advanced degree in a scientific field, such as biology, microbiology, chemistry, horticulture, or plant pathology. He or she should be an able public communicator, both in terms of writing and speaking. We are looking for an active problem-solver, one who can lead and work cooperatively on commercially important projects with industry, federal and state agencies, and universities. A candidate must have five or more years of post-university work experience.
Letters of application should be submitted to the NHC at 105 S 18th Street, Suite 105, Yakima, WA, 98901 or to firstname.lastname@example.org, and will be accepted until the position is filled.