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Research Associate I-NE - Education & Outreach

Georgia Tech
United States, Georgia, Atlanta
Jun 21, 2024
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Atlanta, GA

Job Summary

The School of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering is searching for a part-time research associate that will be developing project-specific educational modules for K-12 students based on program objectives (e.g., renewable energy and the hydrogen economy), (ii) develop methods to survey the K-12 as to the effectiveness of the educational models, (iii) create innovative ways of engaging with K-12, and college undergraduates regarding renewable energy, and (iv) complete sponsor-required documentation regarding outreach and educational initiatives.

Required Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in education, chemical engineering or related area

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree in education
  • Classroom instruction experience (6 years of in-class instructor experience)
  • In-class instruction in Title 1 schools.
  • Experience in K-12 administration.
Required Documents to Attach

Please attached the following documents:

  • CV
  • List of publications; if applicable
  • List of references
Contact Information

For additional information, please contact Dr. Paul Kohl at paul.kohl@chbe.gatech.edu

The candidate of choice will be required to pass a pre-employment background screening. http://policylibrary.gatech.edu/employment/pre-employment-screening.

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