Job Summary

 
Official Job Title :
Extension Educator - Tourism & Community Development Educator
University or Organization :
Michigan State University Extension
State or Territory :
Michigan
Application Deadline :
Oct 16, 2017
 
Descriptive Job Title :
Tourism & Community Development Educator
Keywords separated by commas :
Extension, Educator, Tourism, Community Development, Upper Peninsula
Location :
Baraga County
Area, Department or Unit :
Extension
Full/Part Time :
Full Time
Salary :
Commensurate with education and experience
Start Date:
None Stated
Description:
As part of MSU Extension (MSUE) and the Greening Michigan Institute (GMI), this position provides local and regional leadership and educational programming expertise while contributing to statewide initiatives in alignment with tourism and community development programming in the greater Baraga County region. This position specifically focuses on conducting outreach activities and educational programs focused on community tourism development and strengthening local economies. This position represents a 75% tourism and 25% community development (strengthening of local networks and delivery of other GMI community development-related programming) assignment. This is a new position that will have the opportunity for the selected candidate to create and explore new educational and outreach efforts in tourism, facilitation, planning, and community development.
Position Category:
Extension
Additional Description, Instructions or Comments:
Minimum Qualifications (see full description for complete list of requirements)Bachelors degree (Masters preferred) from an accredited institution in a field of study related to tourism, community development, business, forestry/natural resources, or related field. Candidates with a Bachelors degree will complete a Masters degree within a specified timeframe, as discussed with hiring manager prior to employment; Desired Qualifications3-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).To view the full position description and required qualifications, please visit the Michigan State University careers page at http://careers.msu.edu. Search for posting number 462492 using the Job Search field. Applicants are asked to provide a current resume, cover letter and four (4) professional references. Application deadline is October 16, 2017.
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ADDITIONAL JOB REQUIREMENTS

Minimum education level :
Bachelors degree (Masters preferred) from an accredited institution in a field of study related to tourism, community development, business, forestry/natural resources, or related field. Candidates with a Bachelors degree will complete a Masters degree within a specified timeframe, as discussed with hiring manager prior to employment.
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 in local and surrounding communities and occasional long distance travel.
Other Requirements:

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APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Contact :
Keri Rowley
Phone Number with Area Code :
517-432-7643
Application Instructions :
To view the full position description and required qualifications, please visit the Michigan State University careers page at http://careers.msu.edu. Search for posting number 462492 using the Job Search field. Applicants are asked to provide a current resume, cover letter and four (4) professional references. Application deadline is October 16, 2017.