MSU has been advancing knowledge for more than 160 years, as the pioneer land-grant university. A member of the Association of American Universities, MSU is a research-intensive institution with 17 degree-granting colleges. MSU is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and is committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The University actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans and persons with disabilities. We endeavor to facilitate employment assistance to spouses or partners of candidates for faculty and academic staff positions. Job applicants are considered for employment opportunities without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status. MSU offers an inclusive work environment, competitive salary and benefits packages, and famously low barriers to cross-campus collaborations of all types.