Notice of Labor Certification

This page is reserved for the posting of Notices of Filing Labor Certification Applications on behalf of NC State University. In accordance with the U.S. Department of Labor’s Permanent Labor Certification process, the following notice(s) of labor certification filings are presented here in compliance with 20 CFR 656.10(d). Notices will be posted for a minimum of 10 consecutive business days.

NOTICE OF PERMANENT LABOR CERTIFICATION APPLICATION FILING AT NC STATE UNIVERSITY

POSITION TITLE: Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist

POSITION DUTIES: Teach SMT 444: Sustainable Composites and Biopolymers. Develop an innovative, internationally recognized, state-wide, scholarly extension program in the areas of wood products and sustainable materials technology. Seek external funding for extension-relevant projects, to include support for graduate students. Conduct applied research in support
of extension program, and work in support of NC Cooperative Extensions field faculty. Seek extramural funds to support undergraduate and graduate student diversity initiatives and the
scholarship of teaching.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS: Requires a PhD in Wood Science or related field and one year of experience as an Assistant Professor or Senior Researcher. Must have demonstrated experience with: moisture issues in sustainable materials and their assessment; familiarity with European and U.S. forest product industries; development and execution of applied research projects with industry clients and public partners; mass timber products development, testing, and application; and development and use of different non-destructive evaluation techniques. Occasional travel to various NC State University extension locations is required. AA/EOE. Background check required; credit or motor vehicle check might be required. Highest degree, if
non-US, must be verified.

LOCATION OF EMPLOYMENT (street address, city, state, zip):
2820 Faucette Drive, 1022E Biltmore Hall, Raleigh, NC 27607

POSITION HOURS: 40hrs – Full time (1.0 FTE)

SALARY: $86,490 per year

CONTACT PERSON: Tricia Brown

 

This notice was posted in compliance with 20 CFR 656.10(d). Any person may provide documentary evidence bearing on the application to the Certifying Officer of the U.S. Department of Labor at the following address:

Certifying Officer
U.S. Department of Labor
Employment & Training Administration
Harris Tower
233 Peachtree Street, Suite 410
Atlanta, GA 30303

This notice is being provided to workers in the place of intended employment by the following means: posting a clearly visible and unobstructed notice, for at least ten (10) consecutive business days, in conspicuous location(s) in the workplace, where the employer’s U.S. workers can readily read the posted notice, including but not limited to locations in the immediate vicinity of the wage and hour notices.


 

NOTICE OF PERMANENT LABOR CERTIFICATION APPLICATION FILING AT NC STATE UNIVERSITY

POSITION TITLE: Assistant Professor

POSITION DUTIES: Develop a nationally and internationally recognized extension and research program focusing initially on strawberries and grapes with additional crops such as blackberries, and blueberries. Provide intellectual and strategic support to project working to integrate best management practices. Establish collaborative partnerships with faculty based at North Carolina State University, as well as with other universities, federal agencies and the private sector. Provide input to NC Strawberry and grape commodity industries on and participate in annual field days and commodity meetings. Establish a rigorous, nationally, and internationally recognized, extramurally funded strawberry and grape production research program. Publish research results in relevant peer reviewed publications. Maintain a dynamic web presence, and chair and serve on graduate student committees.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS: Requires PhD in Biology, Horticulture, Crop Science, Plant Pathology, Entomology, Zoology or closely related field of study and 2 years of experience as a Post-Doctoral Researcher. Must have demonstrated experience with outreach and extension activities including acquisition of extramural funding, research activities in the field of strawberry and grape production, and pathology and entomology; multiple peer-reviewed publications in the field of horticulture, plant pathology or entomology, related to strawberry and grape production or other specialty crops; extensive experience in planning, conducting and managing on-farm and research field trials in strawberry and grape production, pathology and entomology; expertise and experience in planning, conducting and managing laboratory research, including, but not limited to, molecular research (e.g. quantitative PCR); understanding of soil and root ecosystems in strawberry and grape production fields; experience in outreach and collaboration with farmers, industry partners and stakeholder associations. 70% travel to NC State University extension locations around NC is required. AA/EOE. Background check required; credit or motor vehicle check might be required. Highest degree, if non-US, must be verified.

LOCATION OF EMPLOYMENT (street address, city, state, zip):
2711 Founders Drive, Raleigh, NC 27695

POSITION HOURS: 40hrs – Full time (1.0 FTE)

SALARY: $89,096 per year

CONTACT PERSON: Michelle Healey

Certifying Officer
U.S. Department of Labor
Employment & Training Administration
Harris Tower
233 Peachtree Street, Suite 410
Atlanta, GA 30303

This notice is being provided to workers in the place of intended employment by the following means: posting a clearly visible and unobstructed notice, for at least ten (10) consecutive business days, in conspicuous location(s) in the workplace, where the employer’s U.S. workers can readily read the posted notice, including but not limited to locations in the immediate vicinity of the wage and hour notices.