We are excited to announce that the Tennessee Extension Internship Program for summer 2017 will bring parts of four individual internship programs together under one collaborative effort to aid in improvements to our already established internship programs. Internship programs from Agriculture, Natural Resources & Community Economic Development, Family and Consumer Sciences (Career Edge), and the Minority Internship Programs from both UT and TSU will be managed as a cooperative effort while maintaining the flexibility needed to meet diverse needs. The application period for summer 2017 is now open.

Agriculture, Natural Resources & Community Economic Development

The 2017 application period for Tennessee Extension ANR/CED Internships is now open.

Internships are available in the following areas. Visit the Extension Employment page for the full position announcements.

  • Animal Science Dairy Project X1654
  • Agricultural & Resource Economics Farm Financial Data Project X1655
  • Biosystems Engineering & Soil Science TN Smart Yards Programs X1653
  • Forestry, Wildlife & Fisheries Forest Land-owner Project X1656
  • Plant Sciences Small Mixed Vegetable Project X1652
Application Requirments:
  • Complete online application
  • Attach resume to online application
  • Attach transcript to online application
  • Attach completed addendum to online application

For more information, please contact Mrs. Cindy Tietz at ctietz@utk.edu.

Family and Consumer Sciences (Career Edge)

The 2017 application period for Tennessee Extension Family and Consumer Sciences Internship is now open.

For more information, please contact Mr. Clint Cummings at ccummin1@utk.edu.

Minority Internship Programs

The 2017 application period for  Tennessee Extension Minority Internships is now open.

For more information, please contact Martha Jo Tolley at mtolley@utk.edu.


Contact Us

For more information please contact Cindy Lay or Martha Jo Tolley at 865.974.7245 or e-mail UTAgExtPersonnel@utk.edu



​Our Interns

Meet our interns and see what they do while on the job.