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Extension Associate III 015901 - Coastal Marine Extension Program Biloxi, MS
To lead and support a variety of routine and specialized Extension and research duties focused on a combination of fisheries science, fisheries management, community engagement, and data collection, interpretation, and reporting.
Leave Specialist 460300 - Human Resources Management Main Campus - Starkville, MS
Responsibilities include leave program administration for all leave-eligible employees and providing guidance regarding rights/responsibilities under FMLA and MSU leave policies, including personal leave, major medical leave, leave without pay and Workers Compensation. Collaborates with other MSU human resources staff and departments. Processes leave terminal leave payout (TLP) process on a semi-monthly basis for those employees eligible to receive based on retirement, transfer to other approved IHL university or termination of employment.
Assistant/Associate Teaching Professor 313204 - Meridian Division of Education Meridian Campus - Meridian, MS
Assistant or Associate Teaching Professor at Mississippi State University on the Meridian Campus. The Division of Education invites applicants for a non-tenure track Assistant/Associate Teaching Professor position in the School Psychology Program beginning fall 2023.
Assistant/Associate Teaching Professor 313204 - Meridian Division of Education Meridian Campus - Meridian, MS
Assistant or Associate Teaching Professor at Mississippi State University on the Meridian Campus. The Division of Education invites applicants for a non-tenure track Assistant/Associate Teaching Professor position in the Counseling Program beginning fall 2023.
Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/ Full Professor 013200 - Delta Research and Extension Center Stoneville, MS
This position is a 75% Research and 25% Extension appointment (tenure track/tenured) with Mississippi State University located at the Delta Research and Extension Center (DREC) in Stoneville, MS, with an academic affiliation in the Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Entomology, and Plant Pathology at Mississippi State University. The incumbent will pursue an innovative and comprehensive program in entomology focused on management of insect pests of agronomic crops in Mississippi considering scientific merit and practical needs of Mississippi producers. The primary function of this position will be to develop, coordinate and implement applied research and Extension programs aimed at managing insect pests of agronomic crops in Mississippi. The incumbent will work as part of a multidisciplinary team involved in research and Extension. In particular, the incumbent will conduct research on established and experimental technologies (transgenic traits, insecticides, biological processes), practices that improve integrated pest management (IPM), and develop novel approaches to manage primary and secondary insect pests of cotton, corn, soybean, rice, grain sorghum, peanut, and wheat. The incumbent will develop and maintain close working relationships with producers and the agricultural industry, including commodity groups, governmental agencies, stakeholders, Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station (MAFES) researchers, MSU Extension specialists, Extension agents, and others to ensure that their entomology research program is focused on the most pressing needs of stakeholders. The incumbent should have experience in IPM of row crop agricultural production and demonstrated, or potential for, excellence in research and scientific article publication as well as proficiency in extramural grant writing.
Assistant Professor 015900 - Coastal Research & Extension Center Biloxi, MS
This is a 12-month, tenure track position consisting of a 100% Extension appointment (including applied research). This position is located at the Coastal Research and Extension Center in Biloxi, MS, and is administratively associated with the Coastal Research and Extension Center, with an academic home in the Department of Forestry. The primary function of this position will be to develop a science-based Extension forestry program that addresses longleaf pine restoration and general forestry educational needs. The successful applicant will also provide a statewide program of instruction in one or more areas of specialization in subject matters such as silviculture, ecology, forest health, fire ecology, restoration ecology, and forest management.
Child Care Training Coordinator 012102 - Human Sciences- Early Childhood Central MS Area
Conduct training and technical assistance to family-home providers.
Instructor 230100 - School of Accountancy Main Campus - Starkville, MS
An Instructor in Accounting is sought for a non-tenure tract position beginning in the Fall 2023. This position involves teaching undergraduate accounting courses (online and face-to-face) and potentially graduate tax courses if qualified. All academic levels and disciplines will be considered. Other responsibilities include participating in professional activities, service to the department and advising students.
Intermittent Worker 015900 - Coastal Research & Extension Center Biloxi, MS
To perform a variety of routine and specialized research duties requiring knowledge of wetland and coastal plants and animals. Employee performs work independently, with a variety of teams, and within established methods and procedures.
Associate Vice President for Research 440900 - Vice President for Research Main Campus - Starkville, MS
The Associate Vice President will be joining MSU at an exciting time and will join the ORED team taking a leading role on the institutional-wide focus on igniting innovation across the campus through research. The Associate Vice President for Research reports directly to the Vice President for Research and Economic Development and is a senior member of the management team. The Associate Vice President may act on the behalf of the Vice President and is responsible for assisting the VP on both strategic planning and the day-to-day operations of the office.
Athletic Trainer (Fellow) 890119 - Athletics - Sports Medicine Main Campus - Starkville, MS
Provide supplemental athletic training coverage for a sport as assigned by the Executive Senior Associate Athletic Director for Sports Medicine and Performance and perform other duties as assigned. Must be a BOC Certified Athletic Trainer and be able to be licensed by the State of Mississippi.
Research Associate III or Senior Research Associate 182000 - Department of Comparative Bio Scien Main Campus - Starkville, MS
The College of Veterinary Medicine is seeking to hire a Research Associate III or Senior Research Associate to manage the fish immunology laboratory.
Senior Extension Associate 015901 - Coastal Marine Extension Program Biloxi, MS
This is a 12-month position consisting of 100% Extension appointment. This position is located at the Coastal Research and Extension Center in Biloxi, MS, and is administratively associated with the Coastal and Marine Extension Program. The primary function of this position will be to maintain and expand a research-based, Extension program related to climate science and risk communication with strong emphasis on applied science and effective communication for coastal communities, natural resource management, and associated planning for the effects of sea-level rise and other climate-related flood hazards (e.g., changes in precipitation). This position will support the transfer of climate science observations, research, and data products to partners in the northern Gulf of Mexico and beyond to ensure that information is made accessible to a wide range of end-users and stakeholders, supporting wise stewardship and improved coastal resiliency. The selected applicant will be expected to develop, implement, and evaluate climate science programs in close coordination with local, regional, and national partners focused on transfer of knowledge and skills to coastal decision-makers (planners and natural-resource managers). These programs will be transferred to Extension efforts such as trainings, workshops, printed materials, web sites, social media, etc. These programs will also expand the current state of knowledge regarding climate science and risk communication, improving Extension capacity to support coastal communities and natural resource managers to understand, access, and integrate risk and climate science. These programs should integrate applied research projects with Extension programming by working with researchers on priorities and ensuring that the projects are mutually beneficial. These programs could include direct work with researchers on individual research efforts, coordination among researchers/practitioners, communication/training with end-users, or supporting other Extension agents/associates so they may better integrate climate into their ongoing work. The selected applicant will conduct formal and informal observations to assess the effectiveness of programs at generating behavior change regarding future risk and climate change. The selected applicant will be responsible for establishment of new programs and expansion of current programs; communicating lessons learned, best practices, and relevant products through local, regional, and national Extension networks; and engage in ongoing climate science Extension work related work locally, regionally, and nationally.
Extension Associate III 012100 - School of Human Sciences Main Campus - Starkville, MS
The purpose of this position is to lead and assist with development and delivery of parent and early childhood education outreach to families and professionals across Mississippi. The focus of this work will include but not be limited to promoting stable and well-functioning families, preventing child abuse, cultivating trauma-informed systems, and enhancing the professional development system for early childhood educators. This position will be administratively and programmatically responsible to the project directors of the following two Extension programs: (1) Trauma-Informed Parenting and Professional Strategies (TIPPS), (2) My Mississippi Adventures. The position will be housed in the School of Human Sciences as 100% Extension with the primary aim of developing and implementing programming supported by state and/or federal grants. Continued employment past 12-months is dependent on renewed funding.
Office Associate 320200 - U.S. Grant Collection Main Campus - Starkville, MS
The position is responsible for greeting visitors, delivering exceptional customer service, providing tours as needed and managing the front desk for the Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Library museum. This entails answering calls, addressing visitor questions and needs, and providing an overall welcoming environment for all patrons. The position manages and coordinates sales, compiles reports, manages volunteers and performs administrative procedures as needed. This position requires the individual to be courteous, extremely organized, and comfortable multi-tasking in a fast-paced environment.
Network Administrator, Network Services 330100 - Information Tech Infrastructure Main Campus - Starkville, MS
Network Administrator is a position under administrative supervision of the Director of Information Technology Infrastructure. Specific activities include installation, maintenance, management, and support of data network electronics and software in an enterprise 1/10/40/100 Gigabit Ethernet network.
Associate Director, Institutional Effectiveness 461100 - Office of Inst Rsch & Effectiveness Main Campus - Starkville, MS
This position oversees the Institutional Effectiveness process at Mississippi State University for the academic programs, academic support units, and administrative units across all campuses and modalities.
Extension Agent 019381 - MSU Extension- Yalobusha County Yalobusha County
Responsible for providing leadership in the development, implementation, and evaluation of a comprehensive education program in Agriculture and Natural Resource Sciences. The Extension Agent serves as a member of a statewide team to determine effective programming priorities and delivery methods. All agents will be responsible for 4-H and Community Resource Development activities.
Research Technician 080300 - FWRC-Wildlife,Fisheries&Aquaculture Main Campus - Starkville, MS
The successful candidate will be responsible for sample preparation for analysis of trace elements in calcified structures of fish. Coordination on submission of samples to an analytical laboratory, possible travel, and instrument operation to analyze trace elements in samples at an analytical laboratory. Data management, data analysis, data synthesis, and report writing. Candidate will interact and coordinate with multiple state and federal agencies to coordinate monitoring data. Successful candidate will develop a data management system with many opportunities for publication.
Extension Associate I 012100 - School of Human Sciences Main Campus - Starkville, MS
This part-time position assists with research and practice conducted by the Trauma Informed Parents and Professionals (TIPPS) project in MSU’s School of Human Sciences. This project focuses on the education of parents and professionals regarding trauma prevention and intervention across Mississippi. These goals are achieved via in-person trainings and mail-based resource distribution. The incumbent will work in concert with faculty and staff to fulfill a variety of research tasks related to grant objectives.

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