Human Resources

Working at Finlandia University is both a calling and an incredible opportunity to make a difference. We offer a competitive benefits package, empowering atmosphere and our location is Pure Michigan beautiful.

Faculty Employment Opportunities

Adjunct Instructor in Intermediate Accounting I

Finlandia University’s International School of Business is seeking an adjunct instructor to provide directed study to one accounting student. The course, BUS301 Intermediate Accounting I, covers an in-depth study of the accounting cycle and the accepted standards that govern financial reporting. Topics include current assets, long-lived assets, and intangibles. Tentative start date is August 2016. A Master’s degree in accounting required and teaching experience is preferred.

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Medical Assistant and Medical Billing and Coding Program Practicum Coordinator /Instructor

The Medical Assistant/Medical Billing and Coding Practicum Coordinator /Instructor duties include teaching program courses as needed according to specified learning outcomes; academic advising and career related counseling for students; monitoring student retention; identifying and assisting at-risk students; and maintaining competency and currency in medical assisting.

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Staff Employment Opportunities

Professional Science Tutor for TRiO Student Support Services

The Professional Tutor primarily delivers individual and group tutorial assistance to project participants in core subjects. The Professional Tutor teams with professional and peer tutors to offer tutorial services to participants of a federally funded, educational opportunity program that annually serves 180 low-income, first generation and disabled students in the areas of academic support, career guidance, personal counseling, and financial aid assistance.

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TRIO Talent Search Academic Advisor

Coordinate and lead various activities designed to promote success in middle and secondary school to access and successfully complete postsecondary education through services to accomplish TRIO Talent Search grant objectives 100% grant-funded by the US Department of Education.

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Media Intern

Finlandia University is seeking a motivated, talented and driven undergraduate student or recent graduate to serve as Media Intern for the fall 2016 semester. The successful candidate will be a vital part of the university’s communication team tasked with telling the story of Finlandia University’s students, staff and alumni. That will include using outlets such as Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram, the web, print and more to showcase long- and short-form written stories, videos, etc.

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Administrative Assistant for Academic and Student Affairs

The Administrative Assistant for Academic and Student Affairs provides daily operational, administrative, managerial, and clerical support for the VP for Academic and Student Affairs and the Director of Academic Success and Student Life.

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Enrollment Officer

The Enrollment Officer is responsible for acting as a liaison between the university and prospective students and their families. This position requires an individual who can work independently in recruiting students and in collaboration with program chairs and faculty deans.

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Part Time Mailroom & Switchboard Operator

The Mailroom & Switchboard Operator is responsible for the daily operations of the university mail center and switchboard under limited direct supervision.

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Human Resources Forms and Links

Human Resources Staff

Karin Van DykeVice President for University RelationsFinlandia Universitykarin.vandyke@finlandia.edu906-487-7344
Liz WilliamsHuman Resources SpecialistFinlandia Universityliz.williams@finlandia.edu906-487-7339

Non-discrimination Statement

Finlandia University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex/gender, age, disability, religion, veteran status, familial status, height, weight, socio-economic status, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other category protected by applicable law in admissions, employment, athletics, programs, and activities. Karin Van Dyke (contact information below) has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies or gender equity concerns.


As a learning community Finlandia University recognizes and affirms the dignity and worth of all people and cultures. We will strive to provide an institutional climate that does not perpetuate or tolerate forms of discrimination. We are committed to recruiting, developing and retaining a qualified and diverse faculty, staff and student body.

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