Job Summary

Official Job Title :
Extension Educator - District 2 Coordinator
University or Organization :
Michigan State University Extension
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Application Deadline :
Feb 12, 2018
Descriptive Job Title :
Extension Educator District 2 Coordinator
Keywords separated by commas :
Extension, Educator, Upper Peninsula, Leadership
Location :
Eastern Upper Peninsula
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Full/Part Time :
Full Time
Salary :
Commensurate with education and experience
Start Date:
None Stated
As part of the MSU Extension (MSUE) Administrative Team, this leadership position is for MSUE District 2, the eastern counties of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, encompassing: Alger, Chippewa, Delta, Luce, Mackinac and Schoolcraft. The counties located within District 2 are a diverse mix of forest, shoreline and agricultural lands. Tourism and natural resources are the predominant economic drivers of the area. While the office location of the District 2 Coordinator is negotiable, the Luce County MSU Extension office would provide a central location within the eastern counties of the Upper Peninsula supported by the District 2 Coordinator. 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.
Years of experience :
Minimum 3-years of Extension system experience, including administrative responsibilities (extensive experience in similar high-level administrative role, including resource development and procurement, staff supervision and collaborative leadership may be considered in lieu of Extension system experience).
Travel Requirements:
Ability to travel in local and surrounding communities and long-distance travel are required.
Other Requirements:
Candidates are required to submit an up-to-date resume/CV and a cover letter that includes the names and email addresses of four (4) professional references.


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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 careers page at Search for posting number 486491 using the Job Search field.