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Science Education Associate

Carleton College


Organization Summary:

 The Science Education Associate pursues funding opportunities, conducts and collaborates on projects fostering improved STEM learning, and disseminates the results to the education community. This position works closely with Science Education Resource Center (SERC) Staff and other collaborators to support effective science teaching and learning. 


Location: Southeast MN Activity Area: Other
Category: Administration and Management Closing Date: open until filled
Job Type: Full Time Salary: Please contact our Human Resources Department at 507-222-7471 or for salary information.
Hours: 40 

Primary Duties:

 The Science Education Associate will work to develop ideas for and authoring grant proposals. Designing, conducting, collaborating on, and / or consulting with projects that support effective practices in science education and institutional change. Convening or supporting professional development events, overseeing all aspects of SERC’s contribution to the events and resulting websites. 

This is a full-time, 1.0 FTE, regular, 12-month position. 


 The successful candidate must possess a Ph.D. in geoscience or a related field. Have the ability to design, conduct, and manage professional development projects. Must be able to confidently interact with university faculty, scientists, and other professionals while managing projects, guiding the work of individuals, and leading workshop groups.

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:
Start Date: Negotiable.  


Additional Info:

 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.  

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.


How To Apply:

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