MDE seeks to hire executive director for Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science

The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) is seeking a permanent executive director to oversee all operations, functions, and activities at the Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science (MSMS).

MSMS is a residential high school located on the campus of the Mississippi University for Women (MUW).  MSMS provides an accelerated, immersive curriculum for the state’s gifted and talented 11th and 12th grade students.  The ideal candidate will have the skills and confidence needed to be the face of MSMS, shouldering the responsibility of providing strategic direction and implementing a progressive vision for the future.

Interested parties may visit to access the job application and subsequent information needed to submit a complete application packet.

The application window for this employment opportunity closes on Friday, March 1, 2024 at 11:59 p.m. CST.