Responsibilities This position will provide leadership for the IAT programs located at Montcalm Community College. The current program offering is Agricultural Operations. Future programs may be identified.
Responsibilities include: (1) counseling and advising students; (2) student recruitment, and internship placement and monitoring; (3) teaching courses in career development, leadership, communications, internship and other courses in the candidate’s area of expertise and/or as needed by the program; (4) fostering a working relationship with the agricultural industry, high school counselors and teachers, and diverse communities in the service district of Montcalm Community College; (5) evaluation of the programs and curriculum; (6) working closely with appropriate Departments for program delivery and development, and (7) assisting the with the exploration and development of new off-campus programs in partnership with Montcalm Community College.
Bachelors -Bachelor of Science in an agricultural-related field.
Masters -Master's of Science in an agricultural-related field.
Three years of industry or teaching experience in an agricultural-related field.
Experience in program management and evaluation.
Experience in recruitment and retention of students.
Teaching experience at the secondary level.
Agricultural business experience.
Skills in career planning and placement.
Required Application Materials
Letter of Interest outlining how your background and experience align with the responsibilities for this position.
Statement on your teaching philosophy as it relates to hands-on teaching within this program.
Summary of your experience supporting diversity, equity and inclusion in previous employment and a description of how you will contribute to our goals of inclusive excellence. CANR’s statement on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion can be found here; (https://www.canr.msu.edu/diversity/dei-statement)
Contact information for 2 references.
Resume’ /Curriculum Vita
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