University of Nebraska, RFI Founding Executive Director

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To some astute observers, what the University of Nebraska has launched is arguably the most important academic-based rural development initiative to come along ever. Time will tell, but early indications are very positive ruralfutures.nebraska.edu

Mark Gustafson is serving as the Interim Director of the Rural Futures Institute (RFI) but a national search is now underway for the Founding Executive Director. The position description if attached and is also available on the RFI website.

This is truly a unique and special opportunity for someone who has the attributes of a social entrepreneur; who thrives on new challenges; and who finds excitement and a sense of purpose in creating a new institutional collaborative that can have huge impact and also set the bar for others.

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