Providence, Rhode Island
Director, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) will
support members of Brown’s STEM teaching and learning community,
with a particular focus on graduate students, by contributing to
Sheridan Center programs, services, and publications in these
disciplinary areas. The Assistant Director will work in close
collaboration with the Senior Associate Director, STEM and
colleagues at the Sheridan Center to:
design, facilitation, and evaluation of programs for instructional
improvement and student success, such as certificate programs,
orientations, institutes, and seminars;
graduate students, postdoctoral scholars, administrators, staff,
and faculty about evidence-based teaching and learning;
online and print resources to build capacity around evidence-based
teaching and learning responsive to a diverse faculty and student
degree in STEM or related field (e.g., science education) or
Bachelor’s degree and 5-7 years related experience.
Experience in educational development (e.g., at a center for
teaching and learning or student success center) in a postsecondary
setting, preferably with STEM-related initiatives.
Required: At least
two terms of postsecondary teaching experience.
Experience with implementing inclusive and equitable teaching
years mentoring undergraduate students.
Facility with work
in a collaborative environment, as part of a multidisciplinary
listening, verbal, and written communication skills.
equity-minded, committed to ongoing professional development, and
open to feedback.
management skills, such as detail orientation and attentiveness to
administrative skills and the ability to work collaboratively and
effectively with administrators, faculty, students, and staff.
the literature on educational development, STEM education, and
inclusive and anti-racist teaching and learning.
digital learning tools.
equity-minded mentoring practices.
organizational change processes.
ability to support a community of diverse perspectives and cultures
in an inclusive environment.
criminal and education verification.
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90% or greater universal vaccination rates on campus, all newly
hired employees at Brown University must receive the final dose of
the COVID-19 vaccine before they
work, unless they are approved for a medical or religious
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basis of, race, color, religion, sex, age, national or ethnic
origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender
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Located in historic
Providence, Rhode Island and founded in 1764, Brown University is
the seventh-oldest college in the United States. Brown is an
independent, coeducational Ivy League institution comprising
undergraduate and graduate programs, plus the Alpert Medical
School, School of Public Health, School of Engineering, and the
School of Professional Studies.
With its talented and
motivated student body and accomplished faculty, Brown is a leading
research university that maintains a particular commitment to
exceptional undergraduate instruction. Brown’s vibrant, diverse
campus community consists of about 4,500 staff and faculty, 6,200
undergraduates, 2,000 graduate students, 490 medical school
students, more than 5,000 summer, visiting, and online students,
and over 700 faculty members. Brown students come from all 50
states and more than 115 countries. Brown is frequently recognized
for its global reach, many cultural events, numerous campus groups
and activities, active community service programs, highly
competitive athletics, and beautiful facilities located in a richly
historic urban setting.
competitive benefits such as a generous retirement plan and
education programs; details are available at: http://www.brown.edu/about/administration/human-resources/