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Associate Director, Science in Society - Northwestern University

  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Job Category: Education
  • Evanston, IL
  • 1801 Maple Ave, Suite 2410, Evanston, 60208
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Science in Society works collaboratively with high-needs, high-potential K-12 schools and community groups to strengthen K-12 STEM learning and mentorship opportunities.

The Associate Director plays key leadership, operational, and community-building roles for the Center’s in-and out-of-school education initiatives. The position will co-lead a new 5-year, $1.3M initiative to design and implement a novel K-5 science teacher leader training program in collaboration with Chicago Public Schools.

The successful candidate will have formal Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) training, including experience leading teacher professional development. Classroom teachers with NGSS leadership experience are especially encouraged to apply.

Salary is highly competitive, including a generous benefits package.

Learn more about the center’s work at

Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.