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CALS seeks new Farm and Industry Short Course director

The University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences is seeking a new director to oversee the Farm and Industry Short Course (FISC).  FISC is a 16-week, credit-based academic program designed to prepare students for careers in agriculture.  The curriculum covers crops, dairy, meat animals, soils, farm equipment, finance, management, and marketing, as well as residential life programming in the program’s dormitories.  Experience managing budgets, supervising staff, and building partnerships with stakeholders will be essential to success in this position. Information on FISC is available at and the full job posting is  The deadline for preferred consideration is May 1, 2013.


For more information, contact Sarah Pfatteicher at or 608-262-3003.