MSU Agricultural, Food, & Resource Economics seeking Advisor
August 13, 2015
Specialist, Advisor (Continuing System)
Department of Agriculture, Food and Resource Economics
College of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI
Advise undergraduate students in the Food Industry Management, Agribusiness Management, and Environmental Economics and Management majors and minors. Maintain student records and certify students for graduation and athletic eligibility. Advise prospective students during University orientation programs. Provide retention support activities. Participate in student enrichment activities, including achievement award receptions, student clubs, and other events. Participate in recruiting, placement and scholarship activities, and in teaching career/advising seminars and courses. Supervise collection and analysis of data in electronic databases. Work with students from a diverse range of demographic and academic backgrounds.
Percent of Time
Annual year (100 percent appointment)
Master’s degree required. Experience working with college students, knowledge of university undergraduate academic requirements, policies, and procedures desired. Excellent communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills are required.
September 13, 2015. Late submissions will be considered if a suitable candidate pool is not identified by the deadline.
To apply, please refer to Posting 1762 and complete an electronic submission at the Michigan State University Employment Opportunities website https://jobs.msu.edu. Application material should include: letter of application, transcripts, resume or curriculum vita, and names and email addresses for three references. If you have any questions prior to submitting an electronic application, please contact the Chair of the Search Committee, Jim Hilker at AFRE-ADV@anr.msu.edu.
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