University Of Cincinnati Cincinnati , OH 45201
Department of Biological Sciences
UNIVERSITY of CINCINNATI
The Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Cincinnati is currently accepting applications for a Program Coordinator position to support a newly awarded NSF ITEST grant centered on increasing diversity in STEM and increasing student and teacher experiences and competency in the technology-rich fields of biology and engineering. Specifically, a trans-disciplinary model of STEM learning will be developed on the cutting edge of mutual inspiration between biology and engineering - the sensory guidance of behavior in biological organisms and autonomous robots.
The program will include a summer program for high school students and in-service secondary education teachers; a college course and workshops; paid high school student internships. The Program Coordinator is responsible for completing academic and administrative duties.
Bachelor's degree with one (1) year of experience; -OR- Associate's degree with three (3) years of experience; -OR- five (5) years of experience. Experience must be in program coordination.
MS/MEd or PhD/EdD degree in biology, engineering and/or science education
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Detail-oriented, independent individual who can manage time efficiently
High aptitude for learning new tasks quickly and problem solving
Demonstrated ability to multi-task
Ability to work in a team setting
Interested and qualified candidates must complete our online application at (Search Requisition #33462). In addition to the online application you must attach a current copy of your resume or CV. In addition to these items, you must also include a cover letter, not to exceed one page, detailing your interest and qualifications for the position. You will also be asked to respond to a question describing your experience with, and commitment to diversity. Any questions please contact Dr. Stephanie M. Rollmann via email at .
We will begin reviewing applications as they are received and continue to accept and review applications until the position has been filled.
This position will be a professional position paid at an hourly rate.
The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.
As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).
The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.
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