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Welcome to Purdue Extension Careers

Do you love working with people, enjoy educating or mentoring others, excel at leadership skills, and wish to make a meaningful difference for Indiana communities, families, busine​sses, and farms?

A career as a Purdue Extension Educator might be perfect for you.

From Main Street to the farm gate, Purdue Extension connects all 92 Indiana counties to world-renowned research from Purdue University. We create experiential, practical learning opportunities that educate millions of Hoosiers and can help improve their quality of life. Quite often, our Educators live in the counties they serve — addressing regional issues firsthand so they can strengthen communities now and for years to come.

Empowering young people to reach their potential. Maintaining Indiana’s position as a backbone of U.S. agriculture. Promoting economic prosperity statewide and beyond. Encouraging healthy lifestyles for individuals and families. These are Purdue Extension’s goals. Are you ready to join us and help people transform their lives and livelihoods?

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