Job of the Week 3/2/18

This week’s job of the week is an Instruction Equipment and Supplies Tech I (#492166) for the Neuroscience Program in the College of Natural Science.

This positon is seeking an individual to serve as a laboratory preparation technologist for the NEU311 Neuroscience Laboratory course. The course is required for all undergraduate neuroscience majors. This individual will provide logistical support for the lab course instructor. Responsibilities for this role include supply inventory, lab assistance, making solutions, assisting students, training teacher assistants, demonstrating experiments, maintain online courses, and performing general office duties.

The ideal candidate would possess knowledge equivalent to that which normally would be acquired by completing a four-year college degree in Neuroscience, Physics, Physiology, Chemistry, Biology, or Engineering; one to three years of related and progressively more responsible or expansive work experience in electronics, working with specialized scientific equipment, instructional computer hardware and software, developing and presenting experiments and supervision; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

For more details on the responsibilities of this position, and to view all our current postings, visit Internal applicants should access postings through the Careers @ MSU tile in the EBS Portal.

Events Round-Up March

Our Community: Engaging to Move Forward

On Friday, March 2 from 8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. a guided conversation entitled “Our Community: Engaging to Move Forward” is being offered for all MSU faculty, academic staff, support staff, postdocs, and graduate student employees. The purpose of these sessions is to allow attendees to provide the context of where they see the university community now, and productively discuss ideas for moving forward. Find out more about this event.

Community Festivals

Saturday, March 17

Maple Syrup Festival

Community Events


Thursday, March 8

The Local Scene

March 13-18

Something Rotten! Musical


Tuesday, March 27

Forks & Corks


Sunday, March 11

Lansing Symphony Jazz Band

Family/Kid Friendly

Tuesday, March 6

Zoo in Your Neighborhood

Thursday, March 15

Harris Nature Center: Chipmunk Story Time

Saturday, March 31

Doggie Easter Egg Hunt & Kids Eggstravaganza

Saturday, March 31

Easter Egg Hunt at the Capitol


Wednesday, March 14

Lansing Brew Run

Sunday, March 18

Shamrock Run


March 9-11

Michigan Horse Expo

Professional Development Opportunities

Tuesday, March 13

Records Management and Retention at MSU

Wednesday, March 21

EBS Financial System-Roles/Onboarding

Thursday, March 22

Emotional Intelligence in Leadership

Thursday, March 22

Engaging Teams for Maximum Performance

Wednesday, March 28

Managing Difficult Customers

Thursday, March 29

The Spartan Experience

Thursday, March 29

Fiscal Officer and Delegate Expectations

Thursday, March 29

Processing Purchasing Requisitions


*Additional days required to complete course