The Lawrence Hall of Science
The public science center of the University of California, Berkeley.
10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
On a visit to The Lawrence, students collaborate to investigate new ideas as they become scientists and engineers for a day.
We partner with school districts to support science learning. We offer district-wide elementary, middle, and high school programs, either virtually or in-person.
We collaborate with a range of partners to innovate in science education. Together, we go further.
Are you a dynamic leader with a solid background in designing and facilitating hands-on, minds-on STEM learning experiences for diverse audiences? As a Floor Manager for UC Berkeley’s public science center, the Lawrence Hall of Science, you will work with an amazing team of staff, UC students and volunteers to design and deliver programs for exhibit spaces on the science center floor.
This posting is for the position of assistant manager of the Lawrence’s “Prep Hub,” which is the team responsible for procuring, preparing, storing, organizing, and distributing materials and equipment for the Lawrence’s many educational programs for children. If you enjoy and excel at organizing things and are also interested in science and/or education, this may be the position for you!
The Education Facilitator works with learners of all ages (but primarily elementary-aged kids), making science fun with hands-on experiences in different exhibit spaces at The Lawrence Hall of Science, UC Berkeley’s only public science center. In addition to facilitating learning, this position also cares for the accessibility and safety of the learning spaces.
The Lawrence seeks a skilled leader with experience at the intersection of environmental education, equity, justice, and building healthy communities to contribute to and support its environmental literacy projects. The Lawrence’s environmental literacy portfolio supports improvement efforts in outdoor and environmental education nationally and internationally by promoting equity, inclusion, and cultural relevance; translating research about effective practices for teaching and learning into accessible approaches, resources, and tools for organization leaders and instructors; and building community with partners in the field.
The Lawrence is looking for a visionary and effective Executive Leader for our Learning Group. This position oversees the Lawrence’s extensive portfolio through managers of large departments and multiple smaller units; has significant responsibility to achieve broadly stated goals through subordinate managers; determines objectives, directs programs with focus on equity for minoritized and marginalized populations, develops strategies and policies, manages human, financial, and physical resources, and functions with a high degree of autonomy; proactively assesses risk to establish systems and procedures to protect organizational assets; and determines strategies for a program with organization-wide impact. This position leads, manages and provides technical direction for multiple, large, highly complex, and very visible academic and research programs with multiple centers or locations.
The Lawrence Hall of Science is UC Berkeley’s public science center. We welcome over 120,000 visitors per year, about half of whom are children. The Visitor Services & Retail team handles daily operation of the admission desk, the museum store, online sales, as well the manufacture and distribution of an educational craft kit called the Sunprint Kit.
The Lawrence Hall of Science is UC Berkeley’s public science center and serves 120,00 visitors per year. We are looking to hire seasonal Visitor Services & Retail Associates available to work any dates from 11/19-1/18. We will hire people who are available to work throughout or for portions of that period. Come work on our Public Engagement team as a Visitor Services & Retail Associate!
Come work on our Public Engagement team as a Visitor Services & Retail Associate! Welcome our visitors when they arrive. Join our team to sell admissions, movie tickets, planetarium shows memberships, science kits and more!
Are you a creative innovator with functional, technical know-how who enjoys hands-on building, making, problem solving, inventing, and learning new things? We are looking for a dynamic team member to work with us on the design, development, fabrication and maintenance of unique, interactive, hands-on exhibitions and apparatus that bridge the playful, open choice learning environment of our Science Center exhibit floor with math and science concepts for all ages. Would you like to join the Lab Mechanicians in the Production Studio at The Lawrence to make ideas into reality? We would like to have you join us.