Peace Corps Strategic Recruiter

Michigan State University

About the organization

Michigan State University has been intentionally global for more than 60 years, and is known worldwide as a top research university. It is home to renowned scholars and scientists from around the globe and a vibrant and diverse community of undergraduates and graduate students. MSU leverages international partnerships with scientists and practitioners from academia, the government, private sector, and strategically chosen research and development organizations to create new knowledge and explore innovative and practical solutions to the world’s most pressing problems.

The growth of MSU’s international work can be tied to the development of the Office of International Studies and Programs (ISP). ISP is the hub for international research, teaching and outreach at MSU. As a university-level office under the leadership of an associate provost and dean, ISP supports international activities throughout the institution, working to mobilize MSU's research and scholarship


MSU Peace Corps Recruiter Position

The MSU Peace Corps Office is seeking applicants for two ¼ time (10 hours per week) strategic recruiter positions. One position is available as a graduate assistant appointment; the second opening is an hourly appointment. The position will continue, based on performance, for the academic year 2021-22. Applicants must be both a current MSU graduate student and a Returned Peace Corps Volunteer (RPCV).

Duties include: recruitment of applicants, event planning, oversight of MSU Peace Corps’ website and contacts, presentations to student groups and career fairs, weekly office hours (flexible), creation of monthly reports and yearly recruitment plan, and liaison with the Chicago Regional Peace Corps Office. Successful candidates must have outstanding organizational, communication, and presentation skills.


Applicants must be both a current MSU graduate student and a Returned Peace Corps Volunteer (RPCV).

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

Review of résumés will begin upon receipt and the position will remain open until filled. To apply please submit a résumé and cover letter via email to:

Beth Mugavero
International Center
427 N Shaw Lane, Room 202
Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI 48824
[email protected]

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The Peace Corps is committed to providing equal opportunity to all employees, Volunteers, and applicants for employment and volunteer service. Peace Corps policy prohibits discrimination and harassment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age (40 or over), disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, parental status, political affiliation, union membership, genetic information, or history of participation in the Equal Employment Opportunity process, grievance procedure, or any authorized complaint procedure.

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