The Michigan State University Center for Regional Food Systems is accepting applications for an Academic Specialist for Communications & Outreach.  This position will support outreach efforts to communicate CRFS project results via web, social media, publications, presentations, news releases, etc.  The Communications & Outreach Specialist will lead outreach for CRFS, disseminating information to a broad audience - including the public and internal (MSU) and external stakeholders - and identifying effective processes for staff and affiliates to communicate research and outreach project results.

For the full position description<> and to find information on CRFS, visit

This is a 90% FTE annual year position.  Applications will be accepted until June 2, 2014, or until a suitable candidate is identified.  To apply, visit and search for faculty/academic staff posting #9464.

Questions about the position or search process should be directed to Rich Pirog, CRFS Senior Associate Director, at [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]> or 517-353-0694.

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Liz Gensler

Communications & Grant Specialist

Center for Regional Food Systems | Michigan State University

480 Wilson Rd, Rm 309 | Natural Resources Building | East Lansing, MI 48824

(p) 517-353-1914 | (f) 517-353-3834

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