MRSEC IEG ASSISTANT DIRECTOR

Location
Madison, WI
Posted
Jun 16, 2017
Executive Administration Jobs
C-Level & Executive Directors
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


JOB NO.: 91096-AS

Work Type: Staff-Full Time

Department: ENGR/MRSEC


Location: Madison

Categories: Engineering, Extension, Outreach, Public Engagement

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 91096-AS

Working Title: MRSEC IEG Assistant Director

Official Title: SR OUTREACH SPEC(S92BN) or OUTREACH SPECIALIST(S92DN) or ASSOC OUTREACH SPEC(S92FN)

Hiring Department: A193536-COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING/MRSEC

FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: AUGUST 01, 2017

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $37,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications



Degree and Area of Specialization:

Bachelor's degree required in science, education, or relatedfield.



Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
- At least two years of relevant professional experience required in the field of science education or outreach.
- Experience working with informal education environments and K-12 schools.
- Experience making complex scientific information accessible to a wide variety of audiences
- Experience with K-12 education environments
- Experience developing, writing, and evaluating curriculum, lesson plans, and activity guides
- Experience with national and state K-12 teaching standards
- Excellent oral and written communication skills
- Experience speaking publicly
- Demonstrated initiative and ability to work independently

The ideal candidate will also have:
- Experience working with scientists and engineers at a range of levels, from undergraduate to faculty
- Experience coordinating and leading professional development opportunities for K-12 teachers
- Experience supervising personnel
- Experience maintaining websites



Position Summary:

This position is with the Interdisciplinary Education Group (IEG) of the Materials Research Science and Engineering Center (MRSEC) on Structured Interfaces. The IEG uses examples of nanotechnology and advanced materials engineering to share the excitement and potential of cutting- edge research with K-12 and public audiences while also teaching fundamental science and engineering concepts. This work is conducted in collaboration with researchers, industry, museums, teachers, the Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery, other MRSECs, and academic institutions. This position will be supervised by the Director of Education and Outreach and will work closely with the co-leaders of the IEG to accomplish the education/outreach goals of the center.



Contact:

Anne Lynn Gillian-Daniel
agillian@wisc.edu
608-890-2268
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )



Instructions to applicants:

Applicants will be asked to upload a resume and cover letter by the assured consideration date. Please direct any questions to Anne Lynn Gillian-Daniel.



Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Advertised: 15 Jun 2017 Central Daylight Time


Application Close: 19 Jul 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

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