Open Director Position

July 6, 2018

Please visit posting 516219 at, titled Institute/Center Director-Management, for the full details of this position.

Position Summary

The Director of the Michigan State University Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences (hereafter, “the Center”) is a nationally recognized scholar who provides intellectual and administrative leadership for the Center and who recruits the best new talent. The Director possesses a compelling vision for future growth, experience in acquiring external research funding, administrative experience and a strong record of publication. He/she supports the unit’s resources including faculty, research and scholarship, teaching and outreach. The Center Director reports to the Dean of the College of Human Medicine.

Special Instructions

Applications and required materials must be submitted electronically to the Michigan State University applicant tracking system at To be included in the initial review process, applications must be received by August 1, 2018, though the position will remain open until it is filled. For more information, contact the Chair of the Search Committee, Christopher H. Contag, Department of Biomedical Engineering, with the subject line: “Center Director”.

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