Job Summary

 
Official Job Title :
Sea Grant Educator, Saginaw Bay District
University or Organization :
Michigan State University Extension
State or Territory :
Michigan
Application Deadline :
Oct 13, 2017
 
Descriptive Job Title :
Sea Grant Educator, Saginaw Bay District
Keywords separated by commas :
Educator, Sea Grant, Extension
Location :
Bay City
Area, Department or Unit :
Extension
Full/Part Time :
Full Time
Salary :
Commensurate with education and experience
Start Date:
None Stated
Description:
Michigan Sea Grant, a cooperative program of Michigan State University and the University of Michigan, helps to foster economic growth and conserve Michigans coastal and Great Lakes resources through education, research, and outreach. Sea Grant Extension educators are involved in planning, organizing, and implementing university-based educational programs that apply knowledge and understanding gained through research. MSU Extension (MSUE) educators support Great Lakes stakeholders with information and tools to make informed decisions to conserve Michigans coastal and Great Lakes resources and enhance coastal communities.Sea Grant Extension educators are part of a collaborative team within Michigan Sea Grant and Michigan State University (MSU) Extension, specializing in particular areas of concern in their districts; and sharing their knowledge and skills with colleagues in other parts of the state, Great Lakes region and nation. The person in this position will work collaboratively with the team of Sea Grant and MSU Extension outreach professionals to provide overall leadership for the Saginaw Bay region, encompassing the counties of Arenac, Bay, Tuscola, Huron and Sanilac. This person will collaborate with other partners to support activities related to the conservation of freshwater wetlands, water quality, fish, and wildlife habitat within Saginaw Bay, Lake Huron, and the Great Lakes Ecosystem, engage in in applied research and Sea Grant Extension activities that contribute to the sustainability of Great Lakes water quality, fisheries, waterfowl populations, and coastal community resiliency.
Position Category:
Extension
Additional Description, Instructions or Comments:
Do applicants need to have a driver’s license or be able to provide alternate transportation
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ADDITIONAL JOB REQUIREMENTS

Minimum education level :
Master's degree.
Years of experience :
3-years experience in Extension program delivery or demonstrated ability and skill in educational program planning, implementation and evaluation (relevant experience acquired within the last 5-years preferred).
Travel Requirements:
Ability to travel regularly in local and surrounding communities. Ability to travel long distances on a fairly regular basis to provide statewide and Great Lakes region-wide coverage, with occasional national travel.
Other Requirements:

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APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Contact :
Keri Rowley
Phone Number with Area Code :
517-432-7643
Application Instructions :
Applicants are asked to provide a current resume/CV, cover letter and four (4) professional references.