QUANTUM SCIENCE OUTREACH PROGRAM COORDINATOR

Job no: 228166-AS
Work type: Staff-Full Time
Department: L&S/PHYSICS/PHYSICS
Location: Madison
Categories: Event Planning, Program Coordination, Extension, Outreach, Public Engagement, Research, Scientific



Position Summary:

The National Science Foundation (NSF) Quantum Leap Challenge Initiative (QLCI) Hybrid Quantum Architecture and Networking (HQAN) Institute is a new quantum science institute involving research, outreach, education, and workforce training at three institutions: UIUC, UW-Madison, and U. Chicago. The "HQAN" Outreach Program Coordinator will be based out of the University of Wisconsin-Madison physics department and will organize the outreach activities of the entire institute and will oversee the development and day to day operations of the new Wonders of Quantum Physics program at the University of Wisconsin - Madison.

Position Duties:

List of Duties

Institutional Statement on Diversity:

Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background - people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.

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Degree and Area of Specialization:

Master's Degree in Physics or related required. Ph.D. preferred.

Minimum Years and Type of Relevant Work Experience:

Minium of three years of demonstrated experience overseeing and participating in outreach in higher education, nonprofits, government, or the private sector is required.

Department(s):

A486700-COL OF LETTERS & SCIENCE/PHYSICS/PHYSICS

Work Type:

Full Time: 100%

Appointment Type, Duration:

Ongoing/Renewable

Salary:

Minimum $45,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications

Instructions to Applicants:

Please click on the "" button to start the application process.

An applicant may be hired into a Outreach Specialist or Senior Outreach Specialist title dependent upon experience. Title will be determined upon hire.

For questions on the position, contact: Shimon Kolkowitz, kolkowitz@wisc.edu

To apply for this position you will need to upload a cover letter, resume and contact information for at least three professional references, including your current supervisor. References will not be contacted without advance notice.

Your cover letter should address your qualifications as they pertain to the minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience listed above.

Contact:

SHIMON KOLKOWITZ
KOLKOWITZ@WISC.EDU
608-262-4526
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )





Official Title:

SR OUTREACH SPEC(S92BN) or OUTREACH SPECIALIST(S92DN)

Employment Class:

Academic Staff-Renewable

Job Number:

228166-AS

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.

If you need to request an accommodation because of a disability, you can find information about how to make a request at the following website: https://employeedisabilities.wisc.edu/disability-accommodation-information-for-applicants/

The University of Wisconsin-Madison is engaged in a Title and Total Compensation (TTC) Project to redesign job titles and compensation structures. As a result of the TTC project, official job titles on current job postings may change in Fall 2020. Job duties and responsibilities will remain the same. For more information please visit: https://hr.wisc.edu/title-and-total-compensation-study/ .

Employment will require a criminal background check. It will also require you and your references to answer questions regarding sexual violence and sexual harassment.

The University of Wisconsin System will not reveal the identities of applicants who request confidentiality in writing, except that the identity of the successful candidate will be released. See Wis. Stat. sec. 19.36(7).

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Applications Open: Oct 27 2020 Central Daylight Time
Applications Close: Nov 22 2020 11:55 PM Central Standard Time

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