Job Opportunities with TACF
QUANTITATIVE GENETICIST/PLANT BREEDER
The American Chestnut Foundation (TACF) is seeing a quantitative geneticist/plant breeder to further advance TACF’s efforts to restore the American chestnut to our eastern woodlands. As a member of the executive team, the quantitative geneticist/plant breeder will manage and direct TACF’s complex breeding program with minimal supervision. Target start date for this employee is July 1, 2014. Position will remain open until a suitable candidate is selected.
The American Chestnut Foundation (TACF) has a job opening for an entry-level Forester position at its research facility at Meadowview, VA. Founded in 1983, TACF is a 501(c) 3 nonprofit organization with the mission to restore the American chestnut to our eastern woodlands to benefit our environment, our wildlife, and our society.
COMMUNICATIONS SPECIALIST (Part-time position – approx. 25 hours per week)
The Communications Specialist will assist the Director of PR/Communications in advancing The American Chestnut Foundation (TACF) by enhancing the image and distinctive identity foremost through the media.
Reporting to the Vice President, Operations, the Communications Specialist works directly and creatively with Director of PR/Communications, TACF staff, board members, chapters, volunteers and partners to help communicate TACF’s mission and identity by providing news and information through verbal, written and electronic communications and works to continually establish and maintain relationships with media.