• Organization TypeIndependent/None, Institute
  • HeadquartersUnited States
  • Founded1855

Michigan State University

Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. A top global university, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery to make a better world while providing students with life-changing opportunities. History Founded in 1855 Prototype for 69 land-grant institutions established under the Morrill Act of 1862 First institution of higher learning in the United States to teach scientific agriculture RESEARCH Total research expenditures totaled $695 million in 2017 Top federal funding agencies: Department of Energy, National Science Foundation, Department of Health and Human Services, Department of Agriculture, U.S. Agency for International Development, Department of Defense and Department of Education Global Impact Initiative is recruiting more than 100 new faculty members in research areas in which MSU can make the most impact while expanding human knowledge, including genomics, environmental science, precision medicine, advanced physical sciences and computation Facility for Rare Isotope Beams, a $730 million scientific user facility funded by the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science, MSU and the State of Michigan, will advance understanding of rare isotopes and provide research opportunities for scientists and students from around the globe Institute for Quantitative Health Science and Engineering aims to foster collaboration among the sciences on campus and beyond, creating endless possibilities for transforming patient care with new biomedical discoveries Department of Computational Mathematics, Science and Engineering brings together algorithm development and analysis, data science, high-performance computing and applications across disciplines in science and engineering Home of AgBioResearch, which funds the research of more than 325 scientists who conduct research in on-campus facilities and at 14 outlying research centers across the state GLOBAL Average annual funding of $77 million for international work over past five years Ranks No. 8 in the nation for education abroad participation and No. 18 for international student enrollment Approximately 1,400 faculty and staff members engaged in international research and teaching More than 325 international institutional partnership agreements in 80 countries More than 30 internationally focused centers, institutes and offices ENGAGEMENT Reaches into all 83 counties in Michigan through MSU Extension to share resources with individuals, communities and businesses Offers academic and professional degree and certificate programs extended to off-campus learners, with more than 40,000 enrollments in 140 online, blended and off-campus programs Music education, music therapy and performance opportunities offered to residents of all ages, backgrounds and abilities in Greater Lansing and Detroit by MSU’s Community Music School Offers expanding community connections and opportunities for community-based scholarly work in Southeast Michigan through the MSU Detroit Center For the 2017-18 academic year, 32,241 students participated in community-engaged learning and/or community service opportunities
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Job openings over the past year

32Total posted jobs

Examples of past jobs

  • Program Manager
    United States
  • Proposal Coordinator
    United States

Staff at Michigan State University have experience in


  • tertiary education
  • research & development
  • development
  • monitoring / evaluation
  • education


  • acumen
  • test


  • united states
  • pakistan
  • mali
  • botswana
  • algeria


  • managerial experience
  • business development
  • experience in recruitment
  • international experience
  • with experience in conflict areas

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Company Offices

  • United States (headquarters)
  • East Lansing
  • 426 Auditorium Road