STEM Program Manager Carleton College

published Mar 20, 2019 12:53pm
Carleton College seeks a STEM Program Manager to support Carleton's new Integrated Science Center, scheduled to open fall 2019. The responsibilities of the STEM Program Manager will include implementing STEM-wide programs and events, acting as liaison with other Carleton departments and offices on behalf of the STEM departments, managing the use of the shared programmatic spaces in the new facility, and supporting the work of the STEM Director and STEM Board in cross-disciplinary initiatives.

Carleton's Integrated Science Center will draw together three buildings and house programming to support our goal of leveraging this new space to build community and foster collaboration across STEM fields and with other disciplines. Before renovations are complete, the Program Manager will help departments and facilities coordinate the transition to new spaces. This is a new full-time year-round staff position.

Carleton College is an AA/EEO employer. We are committed to developing our staff to better reflect the diversity of our student body and American society. Members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

The successful candidate must possess a bachelor's degree in a STEM discipline, excellent written and oral communication skills, strong interpersonal and collaborative skills, and experience managing multiple stakeholders and building effective teams. Preferred: Significant professional experience in STEM program management, education, or communication; Master's degree or Ph.D.

A complete application will include completing essential application information, a resume, and a cover letter that addresses your relevant experience and interest in the position as well as how you would contribute to a college community that embraces a diversity of people and perspectives as one of its core values.

Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the hire is complete. Applications received by April 15, 2019 will receive preferred consideration. For more specific information about the position and how to apply visit:

Start Date: Preferably August 1, 2019

What Carleton College has for you: We offer a generous benefits package, including comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance, 403(b) retirement plan with a 10% employer contribution with immediate vesting, a Health Savings Account with college contribution, college tuition assistance for employees' children, paid vacation, sick time, and holidays, as well as access to many other campus amenities.

Carleton is a private liberal arts residential campus with nearly 2000 students and 800 faculty & staff. Carleton is located in Northfield, Minnesota, approximately 40 miles south of the Twin Cities. Northfield is a short commute from a major metropolitan area that offers small town living with a sophisticated feel.