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Job Opportunity: Associate Program Officer, LabX, Washington, DC

Jul. 8, 2019—Job Description Summary: LabX seeks an associate program officer to help oversee its suite of new public engagement projects. Working with the rest of the LabX team, the associate program officer will be involved with the planning, design, and implementation of public-facing programs that serve the LabX mission of empowering young adults to use science...

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Job opportunity: Informal STEAM Educator for National School Tour, Wondergy, National Travel, Based in Philadelphia, PA

Jun. 24, 2019—Wondergy Science Education is seeking charismatic scientists who want to travel the USA presenting school assemblies. You’ll present an unscripted interactive show, engaging with students’ questions and ideas, and making it fun, educational, and exciting. You will visit over 80,000 students in over 30 states, and make a huge impact on the world. This is...

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Job Opportunity: Director of Education Opportunity, Montshire Museum of Science, Norwich, VT

May. 30, 2019—Montshire Education Director Job Posting Montshire Museum of Science Job Description SUMMARY DESCRIPTION The Director of Education provides leadership, vision, and oversight in developing, implementing, evaluating, and growing all aspects of the Montshire’s educational program offerings for children, teen, adult, family, and school and university audiences. The person in this position is a key strategist...

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Director for STEM Center – Tennessee Tech University

May. 24, 2019—Tennessee Tech University is hiring a Director for their STEM Center. This is a state-of-the-art facility with active faculty engaged in STEM education research and P-12 outreach. The posting is only going to be listed for 10 days (ending May 30). To apply, visit: https://jobs.tntech.edu/postings/11382 Additional information about the Tennessee Tech STEM Center can be...

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2019 CIRTL Summer Institute on Scientific Teaching

May. 6, 2019—The CIRTL Online Summer Institute on Scientific Teaching designed specifically for grad students and postdocs new to teaching. In this five-day institute, participants will experience a thorough introduction to the core ideas that ground CIRTL’s approach to STEM education: learning-through-diversity, learning communities, evidence-based teaching, and teaching-as-research. By examining relevant literature, working online in small peer...

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Job Opportunity: Postdoctoral Research Position, Center for Science Outreach, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN

Apr. 12, 2019—POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH POSITION at Vanderbilt University beginning July 1, 2019.  Postdoctoral research position available for those with interests in K-12 outreach to urban schools; teaching at the elementary, middle, or high school level; and curriculum development and implementation in interdisciplinary science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields. This position involves participation in the Interdisciplinary Science...

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SACNAS Outreach Event with NAZA (Nashville After Zone Alliance, a Conexión Américas Program)

Mar. 27, 2019—The SACNAS (Society for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science) outreach team is looking for enthusiastic STEM volunteers to perform science demonstrations for middle school students. This is a great addition to your science CV! SACNAS Outreach Event with NAZA (Nashville After Zone Alliance, a Conexión Américas Program) When: Wednesday, March 27th and Tuesday, April...

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Outreach Opportunity as a Scientist in the Classroom Fellow!

Jan. 31, 2019—The Scientist in the Classroom Partnership (SCP) Program is currently recruiting fellows (postdoc or graduate student) for a weekly outreach opportunity with the local schools for the 2019-2020 school year (see attached flyer). The fellow co-teaches with a classroom teacher one day per week and earns a stipend of $7000 on top of their current salary. Check...

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Job Opportunity: Teacher, Middle School Math, WEB Tutorial Nashville, Nashville, TN

Jan. 18, 2019—Our Tutorial WEB is a secular middle school tutorial with a mission of preparing students for high school. We partner with homeschool parents to offer classes that meet once or twice weekly with assigned work to be done through the week at home. You can read about our model and learn about our community at...

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Fellowship opportunity teaching science abroad with Science Corps

Dec. 5, 2018—The mission of Science Corps is to build STEM capacity worldwide while empowering the next generation of global scientists. Science Corps welcomes applications from individuals who have recently completed or will soon receive a PhD in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics) discipline, but who have not yet begun a faculty or similar level...

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ASPIRE Internship: TWISTER Intern 2018-2019, Adventure Science Center, Nashville, TN

Oct. 24, 2018—Adventure Science Center TWISTER Intern 2018-2019 800 Fort Negley Blvd. Nashville, TN 37203 The Adventure Science Center (ASC) is an independent, not-for-profit educational institution that ignites curiosity and inspires the lifelong discovery of science. TWISTER (Tennessee Women in Science, Technology, Engineering & Research) is a series of events for high school girls, presented by women working...

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Job Opportunity: STEM Education Specialist, Southern Research, Birmingham, Alabama

Jun. 13, 2018—General Statement The STEM Education Specialist is responsible for working with the STEM Education Outreach Director to develop, implement, direct, and monitor the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) educational outreach program at Southern Research. The STEM Education Specialist will assist with developing curriculum and engaging school districts throughout Alabama to enhance the state’s STEM...

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Job Opportunity: Associate Director of Research Talks, iBiology, San Francisco, CA

Jun. 13, 2018—iBiology ( http://www.ibiology.org ) is a non-profit organization dedicated to the free, worldwide dissemination of scientific knowledge in the life sciences, mainly in the form of video. iBiology’s collection of free online videos and courses by leading biologists are used by students and researchers around the world. iBiology has produced over 400 videos, has 4...

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Job Opportunity: Education and Outreach Program Coordinator, Broad Institute, Cambridge, MA

May. 1, 2018—The office of Diversity, Education and Outreach at the Broad is responsible for the creation and delivery of innovative programming that aims to increase the number of students, especially those from historically underrepresented populations, entering and succeeding in STEM careers. Our office has expertise in developing and implementing curricula for middle school, high school, undergraduate...

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Volunteer opportunity: MEGAMicrobe on October 27, 2018

Apr. 26, 2018—Looking for a fulfilling volunteer opportunity? Come volunteer for MEGAMicrobe on October 27, 2018 to educate children from the Nashville community and their families about what it means to be a scientist. Volunteers willing to help with ground-level operations as well as designing educational modules are welcome. We are also looking for individuals who are willing to lead a...

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Leadership needed for VSSA Student Research Symposium

Apr. 12, 2018—The Vanderbilt Summer Science Academy (VSSA), a summer research program for undergraduates, is looking for graduate students and post-docs to help coordinate and lead the VSSA 16th Annual Student Research Symposium.  The symposium will be held August 2nd, 2018 in the new Science and Engineering Building across from the 25th Ave parking garage.  Leaders will work closely...

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Postdoctoral Position in Biology Education, Biology Education Research Team,Florida International University (FIU), Miami, FL

Apr. 10, 2018—The Biology Education Research Team at Florida International University (FIU) is recruiting postdoctoral fellows to join a dynamic group dedicated to improving and diversifying undergraduate biology education. Our research interests cover a wide range of biology education topics, including:   (1) social dynamics of small group work in college level active learning classrooms (2) the...

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Public Affairs and Outreach Director, The Biophysical Society (BPS), Rockville, MD

Apr. 9, 2018—The Biophysical Society (BPS) is seeking a Public Affairs and Outreach Director to oversee the Society’s advocacy programs and efforts in support of the BPS mission and strategic goals. Reporting to the Executive Officer, the successful candidate will  monitor legislative and policy issues affecting BPS and the field of biophysics; oversee the development, management, and...

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Director of Education, Bay Area Discovery Museum, Sausalito, CA

Apr. 4, 2018—JOB DESCRIPTION The Bay Area Discovery Museum—a nationally-recognized children’s science museum and research center—seeks a Director of Education to champion STEM learning in children’s first decade of life. This results-oriented, collaborative, and strategic leader will oversee museum education to build children’s creative problem-solving through hands-on, interactive STEM content. The Director of Education will ensure that...

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Michigan State Summer Intensive on Community-Engaged Scholarship

Mar. 29, 2018—For more information and to apply: https://engage.msu.edu/learn/learning/summer-intensive-on-community-engaged-scholarship

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