Job Summary

Official Job Title :
Extension Educator - District 4 Coordinator
University or Organization :
Michigan State University Extension
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Application Deadline :
Apr 11, 2017
Descriptive Job Title :
Extension Educator District 4 Coordinator
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Location :
Northern Lower Peninsula
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Full/Part Time :
Full Time
Salary :
Commensurate with education and experience
Start Date:
None Stated
The successful candidate for this fast-paced, exciting leadership opportunity will be a self-motivated, progressive and creative-thinking individual who is passionate about partnering with local communities to improve the lives of its citizens and ensure that MSU Extension programs continue to be relevant in and beyond the 21st century. As part of the MSU Extension Administrative Team, this leadership position is for MSU Extension District 4 in the northern part of the Lower Peninsula of Michigan, encompassing the counties of: Alcona, Arenac, Crawford, Iosco, Oscoda, Ogemaw, and Roscommon. The location of the District 4 Coordinators office is negotiable. The role of the district coordinator is to: develop, maintain and coordinate relationships between MSU Extension and local community partners; provide oversight and mentoring to Extension educators housed in the district; assist educators in the development of appropriate community partners related to the educators statewide program focus; negotiate and procure resources and support from the community partners and employ entrepreneurial efforts to secure resources with other partners.
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Minimum education level :
* Masters degree View the full description for complete list of required qualifications by visiting the Michigan State University jobs page at and searching for posting number 5025 under the MSU Extension postings.
Years of experience :
* Minimum three years Extension system experience, including administrative responsibilities
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Contact :
Keri Rowley
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Application Instructions :
To view the full position description and required qualifications, please visit the Michigan State University jobs page at and search for posting number 5025 under the MSU Extension postings. Applicants should include the names and contact information (including email addresses) of four professional references with the cover letter. Application deadline is April 11, 2017. The initial appointment is for one year in the fixed term academic appointment system. Following a satisfactory performance review, nine months into the appointment, a two-year extension will be provided at the end of the first year. Thereafter, the incumbent will be considered for additional three-year fixed term appointments, depending on performance.