How to Apply

A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume/CV. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experiences that relate directly to this position.

Job Summary

The University of Michigan seeks a highly qualified Director of its Center for Educational Outreach. The Center supports U-M faculty, staff, and student organizations in their educational outreach efforts to K-14 schools, and works to coordinate, synthesize, cross-fertilize, and strengthen partnerships between the University, schools, and college access organizations in Michigan. The Center promotes collaboration among academic and administrative units, fostering the development of new community outreach initiatives, leveraging existing partnerships, and administering outreach and engagement programs of its own.

Since its inception, CEO has informed, engaged, and inspired youth across the state to pursue postsecondary education, primarily by administering outreach and engagement programs to youth and families and building strong, mutually beneficial relationships with K-14 schools and communities. Today, CEO utilizes its expertise to serve as the hub for the University of Michigan’s educational outreach.

CEO is currently building a digital infrastructure to support outreach, which includes Youth Hub and digitizing the Children on Campus form process. In addition to offering its own educational outreach programs including the Michigan College Advising Corps and customized campus visits for underserved schools.  CEO aims to expand the University of Michigan’s impact in educational outreach by strengthening collaboration and coordination between the U-M community and K-14 schools/communities and building capacity for U-M faculty, staff, and student groups to develop and implement their own outreach programs and initiatives. CEO is doing this through one-on-one consulting across U-M and training workshops. As well as, by building communities of practice that include the University Outreach Council and Faculty Forum for Outreach and Engagement. CEO provides statewide leadership for the annual Michigan Pre-College and Youth Outreach Conference.


The Director is responsible for strategic leadership of the Center, including program development and implementation, fiscal management, staff recruitment, training and supervision, external relations, partnership development, and collaboration with university faculty and staff.

The Director:

Required Qualifications*

Desired Qualifications*

Application Deadline

Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.


University of Michigan- Ann Arbor 
Location: Ann ArborMI 48109
Document ID: AC226-5CG1  
Job Type:  Regular

Job Schedule: Full-time

Posted on: 2018-06-1406/14/2018