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.
Position title: Learning Executive Leader
Salary range: Salary commensurate with experience
Percent time: Full-time
Anticipated start: Fall 2022
Position duration: One year, renewable dependent on budget and performance. This position is a non-senate academic appointment at the University of California, Berkeley. All such appointments are subject to annual renewal.
The application link for this position will be posted soon.
The Lawrence Hall of Science is The University of California, Berkeley’s public science center. Our mission is to inspire and engage through science discovery and learning in ways that advance equity and opportunity. The Lawrence seeks applications for Executive Leader (Academic Administrator V) for our Learning Group. 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. This position is expected to be on-site multiple times a week.
The Learning Group houses initiatives, programs, and partnerships related to STEM learning design, research, development, implementation, dissemination, and scaling. The Learning Group’s work is situated within and across multiple and diverse learning settings (informal, after school, summer, public/charter/private school, outdoors, etc.) related to our areas of expertise and impact. All Lawrence Hall of Science initiatives are aligned with The Lawrence’s strategic commitments (inspiring tomorrow, equity, and science) and priorities (global issues, social justice, impact, financial health, organizational well-being, and partnerships).
As one of the Lawrence Hall of Science’s Executive Leaders, the person in this position must provide both visionary leadership and effective management for the Lawrence Hall of Science’s extensive portfolio of educational programs, partnerships and new initiatives. This position oversees the portfolio summarized above through subordinate academic and non-academic managers in the Learning Group; has significant responsibility to establish and achieve broadly stated goals; determines objectives, directs programs, develops strategies and policies, manages resources ( human, financial, and physical) allocated to the Learning Group division and functions with a high degree of autonomy; proactively assesses risk to establish systems and procedures to protect organizational assets; and determines strategies for programs with organization-wide impact.
The Lawrence Hall of Science is committed to creating an equitable and inclusive organizational environment that fosters the success of the full range of our employees. We welcome candidates who have demonstrated capacity to create inclusive work environments, work effectively on diverse teams, and serve the diverse communities with whom we currently work and want to attract. We are committed to hiring and retaining racially and gender diverse, culturally competent leaders at all levels of the organization who reflect the demographics of our community and continually deepen their skills and competencies.
Additional qualifications (required at time of start)
Only references of the final candidates will be contacted
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Open date: July 26th, 2022
Next review date: Wednesday, Aug 10, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.
Final date: Monday, Aug 29, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.The application link for this position will be posted soon.