Faculty/Academic StaffMajor Administrative Unit / College:
College Of Agriculture And Nat ResourcesDepartment:
Agricultural Technology Institute 10002042Sub Area:
FAS- Fac./Acad StaffSalary:
Salary Commensurate with ExperienceLocation:
Agriculture, Fixed Term Academic Staff, 1/2 Time (50-64.9%), Non-Union
Academic Specialist, one-year, 49%-time appointment, no benefits, renewable annually based on performance and availability of funding. This position is jointly funded between Michigan State University and Bay College.
IAT Programs Coordinator – This position will be responsible for the overall coordination and management of the IAT and other feeder programs located at Bay College. Visit the Institute of Agricultural Technology at www.iat.msu.edu for program information.
The position provides leadership for the IAT programs located at Bay Community College. The current program offering is Agricultural Operations. Responsibilities include:(1) counseling and advising students; (2) student recruitment, and internship placement and monitoring; (3) teaching courses in career development, leadership, communications, internship and other courses in the candidates 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 Bay 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 Bay Community College.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.
Bachelors -Agriculture-related discipline
Masters -Agriculture-related discipline
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
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
A letter of application
A current resume
A list of three references
The position will be open until suitable candidate is identified. Application review date will begin August 6, 2021. Applicants may apply for this position via the link at https://jobs.msu.edu
Any questions, please direct them to Dorcia Chaison, Interim Director for IAT at [email protected]
Review of Applications Begins On
MSU is an affirmative action, equal-opportunity employer. MSU is committed to achieving excellence through a diverse workforce and inclusive culture that encourages all people to reach their full potential. The University actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans and persons with disabilities.
Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.
Advertised: Jul 23, 2021 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: Jul 23, 2023 Eastern Daylight Time