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 Instructors

Finlandia University’s Suomi College of Arts and Sciences is seeking an adjunct instructor for: Philosophy (including Ethics) & Criminal Justice (Corrections).

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Staff Employment Opportunities

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.  The Enrollment Officer is a professional representative of the university and is expected to conduct himself/herself in a manner consistent with the university’s desire to promote a positive image and provide quality.

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Director of Admissions

The Director of Admissions is responsible for providing leadership and coordination for policy development related to the admission and enrollment of all types of students, managing the Admissions office and operations including personnel, budgets, systems, communication plans and publications, and overseeing the hiring, training and evaluation of office staff. The Director will also be responsible for developing, implementing, and evaluating policies, procedures, and programs for recruitment.

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Academic/Career Coach

The Academic/Career Coach is the member of the professional full-time staff of the grant- funded Dept of Education Student Support Services program. The Academic/Career Coach reports to the Director of TRIO Student Support Services. Current grant funding goes until Aug. 31, 2020. Employment is contingent upon funding. The TRIO SSS program serves 180 undergraduate students annually.

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Assistant Registrar – Transcript Coordinator

Provide administrative support for the management of the Registrar's Office. Responsible for assisting with the daily operations of the Registrar's Office, including the maintenance of academic records of applicants and students, while providing quality customer service. Under general direction, the position will coordinate scheduling activities, transfer evaluation processes, and oversee the updating of the annual campus catalog.

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Human Resources Forms and Links

Human Resources Staff

Alyson DeLandsheerCoordinator of University RelationsFinlandia 487-7339
Karin Van DykeVice President for University RelationsFinlandia Universitykarin.vandyke@finlandia.edu906-487-7344

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.