Michael Major


Mike Major is a part-time PhD student in communication. He is director of career services at Saginaw Valley State University and is an officer in the Navy Reserve. At SVSU, Mike has been instrumental in massive growth in the career services office. He was recalled to active duty 2011-12 for a deployment in Afghanistan as a combat advisor with the Afghan National Civil Order Police. Mike’s research interest focuses on career enactments, including self-presentation and reputation management techniques utilized by job seekers during the search process.

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Courses Taught at SVSU:
COMM 275: Introduction to Public Relations (3 credit hours) – Fall 2014, Winter 2015, Fall 2015(in progress), Winter 2016(scheduled)
HS 496: Fieldwork in Health Science (3 credit hours) – Fall 2013, Winter 2014
KINE 120: First Aid / CPR for the Professional Rescuer (2 credit hours) – Fall 2005, 2006, 2009; Winter 2006, 2007
KINE 111: Tennis (1 credit hour) – Fall 2004, 2005, 2006
PS 262: State and Local Government (3 credit hours) – Fall 2005
KINE 260: Officiating Sports (2 credit hours) – Fall 2004