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Specialist - Outreach-Fixed Term

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Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: Asc Prov For Univ Outreach & Engagement
Department: Upward Bound 10053881
Sub Area: FAS- Fac./Acad Staff
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Education/Training, Fixed Term Academic Staff, 1/2 Time (50-64.9%), Union, Remote-Friendly

Position Summary

The Upward Bound program Upward Bound of Michigan State University is designed to help disadvantaged youths with academic potential develop and refine skills for post-secondary education. This position will assist the team and PI in carrying out the mission of the program by promoting civic engagement through community services and coordinating and implementing all mentoring and mentoring-service activities. 


Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.

Required Degree

Masters -social work, psychology, family and chil

Minimum Requirements

Valid Driver's license 

Must pass a youth background check


Desired Qualifications

The successful candidate will have knowledge of local community resources, formal education, training, and or a track record working  with TRIO-eligible students

Required Application Materials

Cover Letter


3 names of Professional References

Together-we-will Statement

The university is requiring all MSU students, faculty and staff to be vaccinated against COVID-19 with limited exceptions. Learn more at:

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Remote Work Statement

MSU strives to provide a flexible work environment and this position has been designated as remote-friendly. Remote-friendly means some or all of the duties can be performed remotely as mutually agreed upon.


MSU Statement

Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.

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