Science Education Associate - SERC
Expiration Date: 8/31/2017
The Science Education Associate pursues funding opportunities, conducts and collaborates on educational research projects, and disseminates the results to the STEM education community. They will also work as a member of Carleton’s Science Education Resource Center (SERC) web team to convene or support professional development workshops, to develop web-based resources to support our community and activities, and to maintain the SERC collections.
The Science Education Associate works closely with SERC staff and other collaborators to support effective science teaching and learning. They will work independently and with collaborators on web authoring and professional development projects covering topics within the geosciences, STEM, and education.
This is a full-time, 1.0 FTE, regular, 12-month position.
What Carleton College has for you: We offer a generous benefits package, including comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance, 403(b) retirement plan with a 10% employer contribution with immediate vesting, a Health Savings Account with college contribution, college tuition assistance for employees’ children, paid vacation, sick time, and holidays, as well as access to many other campus amenities.
The successful candidate must possess a Ph.D. in geoscience or a related field. Have the ability to design, conduct, and manage educational research projects. Able to make several trips per year to support workshops, make presentations, and conduct evaluation activities. Preferred qualities include demonstrated ability to effectively manage and develop web content and some prior teaching experience.
Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the hire is complete. We accept only online applications. For more specific information about the position and how to apply visit: https://jobs.carleton.edu/postings/3266
Start Date: As soon as possible.
Carleton is a private liberal arts residential campus with nearly 2000 students and 800 faculty & staff. Carleton is located in Northfield, Minnesota, approximately 40 miles south of the Twin Cities. Northfield is a short commute from the metro. A place with small town charm with big city opportunity.
Carleton College is an AA/EEO employer. We are committed to developing our staff to better reflect the diversity of our student body and American society. Members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.
If you are in need of assistance with the application process or have questions, please contact Carleton Human Resources at 507-222-7471.
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