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Job Opportunity: Director – Center for STEM Education and Outreach, James Madison University

Angela Zito
October 20, 2017

James Madison University is seeking a Director for its Center for STEM Education and Outreach. The Center, founded in 2008 is transitioning from part-time leadership to a full-time director in order to bolster high-quality science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education for all K-16 students. 

Job Opportunity: Program Director, Boston University's BEST Grant, School of Medicine, Graduate Medical Sciences

Angela Zito
October 18, 2017

The Program Director for Boston University's BEST grant will implement the grants initiatives to prepare graduate students and post-doctoral fellows for future jobs in the biomedical workforce. The Program Director will help to implement policies and procedures to carry out BU's BEST initiatives, including, but not limited to curriculum development and advancement of a university culture that prepares trainees for positions in a variety of sectors. 

Job Opportunity: Research Educator (Assistant Clinical Professor), University of Maryland, College Park

October 12, 2017

The First-Year Innovation & Research Experience (FIRE) is a major initiative at the University of Maryland, College Park. FIRE provides first-year students authentic research experience, broad mentorship and institutional connections that impact academic success, personal resilience and professional development.  The FIRE program is seeking an individual to serve as the Research Educator (formal title: Assistant Clinical Professor) for an innovation and research stream to begin in January 2018.

Job Opportunity: Program Officer, The California Health Care Foundation, Oakland CA

Angela Zito
October 10, 2017

The California Health Care Foundation (CHCF) is hiring a Program Officer to work across the foundation to lead efforts toward assessing and reporting on the effectiveness of the foundation's program and grantmaking activities. CHCF is dedicated to advancing meaningful, measurable improvements in the way the health care delivery system provides care to the people of California, particularly those with low incomes and those whose needs are not well served by the status quo.

Job Opportunity: American Society for Microbiology Headquarter Fellow, Washington DC

Angela Zito
October 9, 2017

The American Society for Microbiology (ASM) and the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) are partnering to support their upcoming Outbreak! exhibit, which is focused on zoonotic viral diseases and will open in May 2018 to commemorate the 1918 flu pandemic. The core of our partnership will be an ASM Fellow who is detailed to NMNH to develop programming supporting the exhibit (film screenings, game nights, activities within the exhibit, etc.): ASM Public Outreach Fellowship. We are looking for someone with expertise in infectious diseases/virology/zoonoses, as well as experience engaging the public. This is a 12-month,paid position with benefits, and is the perfect stepping stone for someone looking to break into the world of science outreach. 

Science Outreach Specialist, Universities Space Research Association, Moffett Field, CA

Angela Zito
October 6, 2017

USRA is hiring a Science Outreach Specialist to implement science outreach activities designed to increase and enhance the scientific engagement and output of the Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA). This includes developing workshops, presentations, events, newsletters and web-based materials that are uniquely suited to the needs of the astronomical science community. This position is based at NASA AMES Research Center Moffett Field, CA Essential Duties/Responsibilities:

Job Opportunity: Associate Dean, MESA and STEM Programs, Napa Valley College, Napa, CA

Angela Zito
October 6, 2017

Napa Valley College is hiring an Associate Dean to support the Math, Engineering, Science Achievement/California Community College Program (MESA/CCCP) and Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Center Program. MESA is an academic preparation program that assists economically disadvantaged (eligible for financial aid) community college students to succeed in math, science, and engineering so they can transfer to four-year institutions and successfully attain degrees in these fields.

Job Opportunity: Director, Research and Faculty Development Team, University of Idaho

Angela Zito
October 4, 2017

The Director of the Research and Faculty Development Team (RFDT) in the Office of Research & Economic Development (ORED) is responsible for the University of Idaho (UI) proposal, research and faculty development efforts and for the coordination of a team approach to support the UI’s goal to be classified as an R1 research institution by Carnegie Classification.

Job Opportunity: Postdoctoral Fellow, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, VUMC

Angela Zito
October 4, 2017

Institution/Department: Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA Start date: Immediately Job description: We are seeking a postdoctoral fellow interested in studying the mechanisms and consequences of lipoprotein transport of small RNAs in intercellular communication and systemic homeostasis.

Job Opportunity: Postdoctoral Fellow, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Division of Nephrology

Angela Zito
October 3, 2017

We are looking for a highly motivated postdoctoral fellow to join the Billy Hudson lab in the Division of Nephrology and Hypertension.  The research program is focused on structure and function of renal extracellular matrix in normal and disease states. The successful candidate will be a part of highly motivated and productive research team. The ideal applicant will have PhD in Biochemistry, Cell Biology, or related field and demonstrated experience with protein expression, purification and analysis, cell culture, and immunodetection approaches.

Job Opportunity: Research & Program Officer, Stanford University School of Medicine

Angela Zito
October 2, 2017

The Office of Faculty Development & Diversity fosters excellence across Stanford Medicine through an inclusive faculty community that reflects the global nature of medicine and science today. OFDD offers professional education, leadership programs, networking opportunities, speaker series, and skills-building workshops on cultural considerations, mentorship, unconscious bias, conflict resolution, and other topics critical to creating a positive environment. The Research & Program Officer will implement and administer this vision and mission.

Job Opportunity: Postdoctoral Research Associate Position in Science Education Research at Emory University

Angela Zito
September 28, 2017

The Heemstra Lab at Emory University in collaboration with a cross-disciplinary group of science and education researchers at the University of Colorado, Boulder; Haverford College; the University of Utah; and Georgia Gwinnett College seeks a Postdoctoral Scholar to join a group effort investigating students’ relationships with failure in academic settings and interventions aimed at helping students to deal with failure.

Job Opportunity: Neuroscience Imaging Analyst, VUMC, Nashville, TN

Kate Stuart
September 25, 2017

The Vanderbilt Memory & Alzheimer's Center is accepting applications for a Neuroscience Imaging Analyst for immediate hire. The analyst will work with research faculty, imaging scientists, and the Center Director to develop and implement protocols for processing neuroimaging research data. The analyst will also facilitate grant and manuscript preparation and supervise trainees for a large NIH clinical research portfolio under the guidance of the Center Director.

Job Opportunity: Tenure-Track Assistant Professor as a Biochemist / Cell or Molecular Biologist, Williams College, Williamstown, MA

Angela Zito
September 25, 2017

The Biology Department at Williams College, a premier liberal arts college with a long-standing tradition of excellence in the sciences, invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor, to begin July 2018. We are especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the intellectual vibrancy and diversity of the academic community through their research, teaching, and service, and who are committed to working effectively with a diverse student population.

Job Opportunity: Student Development Specialist, University of Texas at Arlington

Angela Zito
September 20, 2017

The Office of Graduate Studies at the University of Texas at Arlington is hiring a Student Development Specialist. This position will be involved with developing, presenting, and maintaining a systematic program to support graduate student success. This position will assist the Director with day-to-day management of programming and other duties necessary to deliver, evaluate, and improve deliverables. Some of the essential responsibilities include:

Job Opportunity: Post-Doc Fellowship Sponsored by American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE)

Angela Zito
September 19, 2017

American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) is offering one-year regulatory policy appointments to postdoctoral scholars with advanced training in medical and biological engineering. Scholars work side-by-side with influential decision makers in the FDA Center for Devices and Radiological Health in Washington, DC. This is a highly competitive program with an 8.5% acceptance rate. 

Job Opportunity: District Partnership Manager, Mystery Science, San Francisco CA

Angela Zito
September 14, 2017

District Partnership Manager We’re looking for a District Partnership Manager who can help school districts get started with Mystery Science. We want to make it as easy as possible for our district partners to get started with Mystery Science and to feel supported as their teachers teach our curriculum. Your job will be to support existing and new districts as they use Mystery Science. We’re located in the heart of San Francisco and this position is based in our headquarters.

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