Professor of Practice/Undergraduate Adviser/Internship Coordinator
Dr. Everett is a Professor of Practice, Adviser, and Internship Coordinator within the Department of Community Sustainability at Michigan State University.
B.A. - Mathematics, Olivet College
M.S. - Crop and Soil Science, Michigan State University
Ph.D. - Community, Agriculture, Recreation, and Resource Studies, Michigan State University
Michigan Professional Teaching Licensure (Mathematics/Agriscience)
Dr. Everett has taught or is currently teaching the following courses in the Department of Community Sustainability and courses in collaboration with the College of Education. A list of prior and current courses taught by Dr. Everett can be found below along with the last semester taught and link to the course syllabus or handbook.
Dr. Everett’s research interests include the application of social-psychological theories to Conservation Education and Human Dimensions of Wildlife and Ecosystems. Additionally, Dr. Everett utilizes Teaching-as-Research (TAR) to assist in the developmental process of teaching and learning for undergraduate classroom instruction. See Dr. Everett's CV link above for a list of publications, works in progress, and other artifacts.
Dr. Everett’s assists students in the advising process. Michael's primary role in advising is assisting AFNRE students through their program. However, Dr. Everett also advises for students in the Environmental Studies and Sustainability and Sustainable Parks, Recreation and Tourism majors. The link to the advising page will assist students with questions about protocol for advising. http://www.canr.msu.edu/csus/undergraduate/advising.
Outreach activities for Dr. Everett include developing and being the current coordinator for the Department of Community Sustainability and College of Agriculture and Natural Resources - Arthur Berkey Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources Science Fair. The Arthur Berkey AFNR Science Fair is held annually at the Michigan State FFA Convention as the qualification contest for the National FFA Agriscience Fair. Additionally, Michael continues to holds chair roles for various Michigan FFA Career Development Events. Dr. Everett also developed and is the current coordinator for the Michigan FFA Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources Career Development Event held each fall. Finally, Dr. Everett also serves on the Steering Committee for Future Academic Scholars in Teaching (FAST - http://grad.msu.edu/fast/) Fellows Program in the MSU Graduate School.
Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources Education (AFNRE) Student Handbook
Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources Education (AFNRE) Student-Teaching Internship Handbook
MDE CTE Technical Toolkit
Michigan Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources CDE