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Special Events Coordinator 440100 - President Main Campus - Starkville, MS
Under the direction of the Director of Special Events for the President, responsible for participating in the coordination of all events for the office of the President, including events at the President’s home, on-campus venues, and off-campus facilities.
Office Associate 012100 - School of Human Sciences Main Campus - Starkville, MS
Performs a variety of basic to complex office support and/or secretarial duties primarily related to travel arrangements and expenditures, which require a range of skills and knowledge of organizational policies and procedures.
Assistant Professor 010300 - Ag & Bio Engineering Main Campus - Starkville, MS
The Department of Agricultural & Biological Engineering (ABE) at Mississippi State University (MSU) invites applications for a tenure track, 9-month, assistant professor position in agricultural/biosystems engineering. Applicants should be clearly committed to excellence in teaching and be able to articulate a prospective research program that has promise for sustainable external funding and national recognition. Candidates with experience and expertise in all areas of agricultural/biosystems engineering will be considered, but strength in sensors, analytics, and mechatronics for autonomous systems and precision agriculture are particularly desirable.
Assistant Director of Creative Design (Athletics Facilities) 890137 - Athletics-Creative Strategy Main Campus - Starkville, MS
The principal purpose of this position is to provide assistance in creative direction, graphic design, illustration, and print production for design projects produced by the Department of Athletics. The major objective of this position is to assist in successfully meeting the design needs of the Department by creating professional, high-quality graphics, within the requested deadline.
Sports Dietitian I 890120 - Athletics - Sports Nutrition Main Campus - Starkville, MS
Support the assessment and counseling of student-athletes on optimal nutritional practices for exercise training, competition, recovery from practice, recovery from injury and illness, weight management, hydration, and supplementation. This role works closely with the Assistant AD for Sports Nutrition and the Assistant Director of Olympic Sports Nutrition.
Assistant Director of Video Content 890137 - Athletics-Creative Strategy Main Campus - Starkville, MS
Produce creative video content for Mississippi State Athletics media platforms and in-venue displays.
Director of Football Content & Strategy 890105 - Athletics - Football Main Campus - Starkville, MS
The principal purpose of this position is to provide creative direction, graphic design, photography, illustration, and print production for football office. This person will be responsible for maintaining a high level of quality while promoting Mississippi State Football in all facets.
Postdoctoral Associate 191001 - Northern Gulf Institute Miami, FL
The principal function of the postdoc is to contribute to configuring an Environmental Fluid Dynamics Code (EFDC) water quality model for the South Florida region and use this model to simulate and analyze past and projected regional patterns, with a focus on net primary production and subsequent carbon transport and settlement rates in and out of Biscayne Bay. The outputs of the coastal model will be used to characterize climate change impacts on water quality and carbon transport in and out of the estuary. Addition to the modeling efforts, the position will also have the tasks of constructing literature reviews and providing carbon data input for NOAA databases. The postdoc will be based at the NOAA’s Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory (AOML) in Miami, Florida. She/he will be part of a multidisciplinary team, which includes researchers at NOAA, Mississippi State University, University of Miami, University of South Florida, Virginia Institute of Marine Sciences, Fish and Wildlife Research Institute, and Southeast Coastal Ocean Observing Regional Association.
Assistant/Associate/Professor of Practice 080500 - FWRC-Sustainable Bioproducts Main Campus - Starkville, MS
The Forest and Wildlife Research Center/College of Forest Resources, Mississippi State University seeks to fill a 12-month, non-tenure track, full-time, time-limited appointment for an individual with research responsibilities in the area of area of wood protection and preservation.
Extension Associate 015901 - CREC-Coastal Marine Ext Program Biloxi, MS
To lead and support a variety of routine and specialized Extension and research duties focused on a combination of coastal conservation and restoration, environmental monitoring, environmental stewardship, and environmental education.
Extension Agent 019416 - MSU Extension- Covington County Covington County
Responsible for providing leadership in the development, implementation. and evaluation of a comprehensive education program in 4-H youth development. The Extension Agent serves as a member of a statewide team to determine effective programming priorities and delivery methods.
Postdoctoral Associate 191001 - Northern Gulf Institute Main Campus - Starkville, MS
The postdoctoral research associate will contribute to an ONR sponsored research project that examines air-sea-wave processes that relate to momentum flux variability in the tropical cyclone environment. The successful candidate will conduct and analyze numerical sensitivity modeling experiments utilizing the Navy’s coupled tropical cyclone modeling system and other coupled modeling systems to verify against field observations to identify momentum exchange processes that influence tropical cyclone intensity change. The postdoc will be based at the Northern Gulf Institute at Mississippi State’s campus and have access to MSU High Performance Computing Collaboratory supercomputing servers to conduct experiments. Funding is available for 18 months with opportunity for extension. Funds for conference travel are included. Anticipated start date of August 2024 with some flexibility.
Intermittent Worker 014600 - Pontotoc Ridge-Flatwoods Branch Exp Pontotoc County
This position provides support to the research program and Pontotoc Ridge-Flatwoods Branch operations including assisting in farm production operations and equipment and facilities maintenance.
Media Specialist 185100 - CVM Office of the Dean Main Campus - Starkville, MS
The Media Specialist assists with all aspects of promotional content for communications, marketing, and outreach efforts for the Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine. The individual provides writing, videography, photography, and some graphic design content for digital and print marketing and collateral materials. The position reports to the CVM Director of Outreach.
Office Associate 012102 - Human Sciences- Early Childhood Hinds County
Perform a variety of basic to complex office support and/or secretarial duties for the MS Child Care Resource and Referral, which require a range of skills and knowledge of organizational policies and procedures.
Research Technician 080500 - FWRC-Sustainable Bioproducts Main Campus - Starkville, MS
The primary function of this position is laboratory operations. This includes but it not limited to operating and maintaining sensitive equipment such as universal testing machines, wood shop equipment, machine shop equipment, environmental conditioning chambers, hot presses, computer controlled machinery and equipment, etc. The position candidate must have the skill and initiative to safely operate equipment, maintain as necessary, train others, work together with other team members, and troubleshoot problems. Candidate must operate stationary woodshop and production equipment including but not limited to cold presses, hot presses, table saw, jointer, planer, sander, radial arm saw, sawmill. Additional functions include working with safety committee to ensure and improve safe operations throughout the departmental complex, supporting faculty researchers with their wood specimen production needs, assisting administration with general operations, and providing internal assistance with technology and electrical scientific instruments and devices.
Assistant Professor/ Associate Professor/ or Full Professor 013200 - Delta Research and Extension Center Stoneville, MS
This is a 12- month, tenure track position with a 65% Extension and 35% MAFES research appointment with Mississippi State University located at the Delta Research and Extension Center in Stoneville, MS, with an academic home in the Department of Plant and Soil Sciences in Starkville, MS. The function of the successful candidate will be to provide agronomic educational assistance to producers and conduct research on cropping systems for agronomic crops in the Mississippi Delta Region with an emphasis on rice production. The successful candidate will work in unison with other state Extension specialists and county Extension agents to strengthen the overall Extension program by facilitating technology transfer and adoption of best management practices within the Mississippi Delta. In addition, the individual will be expected to collaborate with other Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station (MAFES) and Mississippi State University Extension Service (MSU-ES) scientists to ensure research and Extension based programs are focused on the needs of stakeholders. The successful candidate will be an integral member of a strong multi-disciplinary team addressing prevalent issues in crop production systems. The successful candidate will work closely with commodity organizations such as the Mississippi Rice Promotion Board, the Mississippi Rice Council, and the USA Rice Federation. The successful candidate will be expected to foster and maintain good working relationships with state agencies such as, but not limited to, the Bureau of Plant Industry and the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce, and organizations such as the Mississippi Agricultural Consultants Association, Mississippi Agricultural Industry Council, the Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation, and Delta Council.
Research Associate I 011900 - Biochem,MolBio,Entmology&Plant Path Main Campus - Starkville, MS
The Mississippi Entomological Museum is accepting applications for a highly motivated and experienced individual to join our team as a Research Associate in the Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Entomology, and Plant Pathology at Mississippi State University. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing the museum’s collection of over 2 million pinned and alcohol specimens that are used for research and education. They will also be responsible for ensuring the integrity and accessibility of the specimens by ensuring that the collection is well organized; including curating all parts of the collection to a high level; integrating new material; coordinating with staff, students, and volunteers to digitize and database specimens and manage the collection database; maintaining an pest free environment; managing loan requests and donations; assisting visiting researchers and students that need to access the collection; and participating in outreach events.
Extension Program Associate 012102 - Human Sciences- Early Childhood Adams County
Encourage and support early care and education providers, families, and children across the state and provide referrals and resources to families.
Digital Marketing Coordinator 185100 - CVM Office of the Dean Main Campus - Starkville, MS
The Digital Marketing Coordinator is a professional, collaborative member of the MSU CVM with strong organizational skills. A top priority for the new coordinator is optimizing the MSU CVM web site ( so that it provides information on educational offerings, the student, faculty, staff, intern, and resident experience, research, clinical services, and diagnostic laboratory services. The coordinator will also be tasked with generating a monthly electronic newsletter for the MSU CVM and overseeing production of electronic bulletins by units within the college. They will develop and implement marketing plans that include social media strategies. The Digital Marketing Coordinator reports directly to the CVM Dean and works with the CVM Outreach Director and CVM Media Specialist. For the MSU CVM to advance and grow, a Digital Marketing Coordinator is needed to work directly with the CVM Dean to develop the MSU CVM web site, create electronic newsletters, and implement digital marketing plans. The coordinator will align MSU CVM digital marketing with that of DAFVM and Mississippi State University. They also work with the MSU Chief Marketing Officer to ensure that the MSU CVM is represented in university-wide marketing.

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