STEM Education Specialist/Outreach Liaison


: $79,150.00 - $171,150.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Education - Post Secondary

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Campus/Location: College of Medicine at the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center Date Announced: 06/05/2019 Date Closing: open until filled Job Number: 88277 Classification: Exempt Work Unit: College of Education Department: Center for Science and the Schools


The Center for Science and the Schools (CSATS), located within the College of Education, is seeking applicants for a non-tenured track STEM Education Specialist/Outreach Liaison to be located in the Harrisburg/Hershey, PA region. Primary responsibilities include: Serve as a liaison and communications specialist between CSATS and Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State Harrisburg; school districts, Intermediate Units, and other Penn State campuses in conjunction with CSATS outreach team; Assist Penn State science and engineering researchers in designing and implementing programs to support K-12 teachers' learning of content and teaching pedagogy; Design, manage, implement, and evaluate CSATS programs, such as curriculum development and teacher professional development; Oversee CSATS' collaborations with intermediate units and local schools to support their implementation of STEM in their schools and assist in tailoring professional development workshops as needed; Contribute to electronic outreach efforts by maintaining monthly electronic newsletter featuring new and ongoing Penn State STEM outreach programs for distribution to K-12 teachers, industry, foundations and other stakeholders and maintaining social media platforms (Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter); Assist with grant writing and proposal submissions; Support existing and future CSATS projects as needed. Required qualifications include: Bachelor's degree in a science field and teacher certification in secondary science; At least five years of formal secondary-level science teaching experience; Experience conducting science or engineering research; Outstanding interpersonal skills and ability to work in teams; and Demonstrated academic writing skills. This position will require travel. This position requires that you operate a motor vehicle as a part of your job duties. A valid driver's license and successful completion of a motor vehicle records check will be required in addition to standard

Associated topics: biomedical, clinical, diagnostic, dietary, genetic, health medicine, medical, occupational therapy, psychology, surgery * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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