STEAM Instructor, P-20 Center - Division of Outreach, Engagement, and Regional Development (38854)

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STEAM Instructor, P-20 Center - Division of Outreach, Engagement, and Regional Development (38854)

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P-20 Center

Position Description Summary:

STEAM Instructors are professionals who conduct the division’s multitude of outreach and engagement activities with customers and partners across the region. This position will be primarily focused on instructional tasks – curriculum development, delivery of instruction, assessment and evaluation. STEAM Instructors operate independently with minimal supervision and collaborate intentionally with colleagues across the division and across the university.

Required Qualifications:

A.Minimum educational requirements.
•Master’s degree required,

B.Minimum experience requirements.
•Five years’ experience as a post-secondary or secondary instructor
•Professional presentations in a STEM/STEAM or educational field
•Five years’ demonstration of ability to manage and lead a team to produce high quality STEM/STEAM programming, curriculum, instruction and/or assessment.

C. Licensing or Certification Required
Teacher certification in a STEAM field, required

Preferred Qualifications:

Doctorate preferred
K-12 administrative licensure preferred

Hiring Rate/Range:

Commensurate with experience

Working Hours:

8 - 4:30 Monday - Friday; evenings and weekends as needed

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Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please submit application materials by May 3, 2021:

Resume/Curriculum Vitae
Cover Letter
Transcripts (unofficial with official required at hire)
List of References
Three (3) Letters of Recommendation

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EEO Statement:

In accordance with applicable statutes and regulations, NIU is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, religion, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, political affiliation, or any other factor unrelated to professional qualifications, and will comply with all applicable federal and state statutes, regulations and orders pertaining to nondiscrimination, equal opportunity and affirmative action.

The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:

Ethics and Compliance Officer, Title IX Coordinator
Health Services 230
[email protected]

Visa Policy:

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

ADA Accommodation:

NIU remains committed to ensuring that its recruitment and application procedures include full opportunities for applicants with disabilities. Employment opportunities will not be denied to anyone because of the need to make accommodations for a person’s disability during either the application or interview process. An applicant who believes they require an accommodation to participate in the employment process due to a disability may request that accommodation through the Accommodation Request Form. For further assistance, please contact the office of Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity and Education (AAEOE) at [email protected].

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Posted: 5/2/2021
Application Due: 5/12/2021
Work Type: Full Time