Specialist - Teacher-Fixed Term

East Lansing
May 03, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Position Summary

This position will provide leadership for the IAT programs located at Monroe County Community College. The current program offering is Agricultural Operations.  Future program may include Fruit and Vegetable Crop Management, Community Foods, Food Procession and others as identified. 

Responsibilities include: (1) counseling and advising students; (2) student recruitment, and internship placement and monitoring; (3) teaching courses in horticulture, soil science, leadership, career development, communications, and possibly developing and teaching other courses in the candidate's area of expertise and/or as needed by the program; (4) fostering a working relationship with the agricultural industry, high school counselors and teachers, and diverse communities in the service district of Monroe County Community College; (5) evaluation of the programs and curriculum; (6) working closely with appropriate Departments for program delivery and development, and (7) assisting the with the exploration and development of new off-campus programs in partnership with Monroe County Community College.


Required Degree

Bachelors -Agricultural-related discipline

Desired Degree

Masters -Agricultural-related discipline

Minimum Requirements

Bachelor of Science in an agricultural-related discipline.

Three years of industry or teaching experience in an agricultural-related field

Experience in program management and evaluation.

Desired Qualifications

Experience in recruitment and retention of students

Teaching experience at the post-secondary and/or secondary level

Agricultural business experience

Skills in career planning and placement

Required Application Materials

Cover letter, CV and 3 letters of recommendation.

Special Instructions

To apply for this position go to - careers.msu.edu


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