STEM Hub Manager
The University of Iowa Office of the Provost is seeking candidates for a full-time Regional Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Hub Manager. This position will: demonstrate accountability quarterly and annually in the form of progress reports to the Regional Network Advisory Board and the Governor’s STEM Advisory Council through the Executive Director; participate in the development, implementation, maintenance and promotion of a seamless and collaborative communication system with other Iowa STEM Regions which include K-12 teachers and administrators, community colleges, and four year colleges and universities so that there is open and continuous sharing and development of resources, opportunities and promising practices, particularly those that span Regions; create and maintain a comprehensive catalog along with a website that provides all of the STEM affiliates with information related to professional development, communication tools, resources, contact lists, and asset map of STEM activities and resources within the Region that can be shared and promoted.
Required Qualifications: Bachelors’ degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience; considerable (5-7 years) experience in a STEM field, marketing, economics, management, public relations, or related area; strong verbal and written communications skills; ability to plan, organize, and manage complex activities; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships; demonstrated ability to establish and maintain a professional working relationship with a wide variety of individuals coming from diverse backgrounds; knowledge of current software and web-based applications in written and on-line communication, information processing, and data management; demonstrated ability to engage, inspire, and advocate for STEM interests and activities.
Desirable Qualifications: A Master’s degree; work experience in STEM education; work experience in STEM industry or business; STEM policy experience. To see a complete job description and to apply, refer to http://jobs.uiowa.edu and enter requisition #61260 and upload your resume, cover letter and the names of three professional references. The University of Iowa is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, women and minorities are encouraged to apply.