Duke University, Department of Chemistry

Position ID:Duke-Department of Chemistry-OUTREACH [#16111]
Position Title: Science Outreach Coordinator
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map]
Subject Area: Chemistry / Chemical Education
Appl Deadline:2020/03/31help popup** (posted 2020/03/02, listed until 2020/03/31)
Position Description:    

*** the list date or deadline for this position has passed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

Duke University, Durham, North Carolina. The Department of Chemistry invites applications for a Chemistry Demonstrator/Science Outreach Coordinator Position to begin July 1, 2020. Duties will involve (1) creating, maintaining, and curating demonstrations for the Department of Chemistry, performing live demonstrations, and providing materials and training necessary for instructors to perform demonstrations and (2) maintaining and growing Duke’s strong tradition of science outreach activities, including coordinating efforts by undergraduates and graduate student volunteers from multiple science departments to present at local museums and K-12 schools, assisting with proposal broader impact activities, and consulting on grant writing and faculty outreach plans with an emphasis on ongoing diversity and inclusion efforts that reach broad audiences and underserved groups within the community. Candidates should hold a Masters or Ph.D. in Chemistry and have a track record of involvement in K-12 education or public science outreach events. Applications received by March 31, 2020 will be guaranteed consideration, although extraordinary applicants may be considered after this date. Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references in pdf format.

Duke is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual’s age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

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Further Info:
Department of Chemistry
Duke University
Box 90347
Durham, NC 27708-0347

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