Thursday, February 15, 2018

Oak Ridge National Laboratory Science Education and Workforce Development Virtual Career Fair

Oak Ridge National Laboratory Science Education and Workforce Development Virtual Career Fair

Oak Ridge National Laboratory and the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education are excited to share with you a great opportunity for your students to learn more about the variety of internships and research participation programs available at ORNL, the U.S. Department of Energy’s largest science and energy lab.  ORNL and ORISE are co-hosting a virtual career fair February 22 from noon to 3 p.m. EST. Students may register up to the day of the event at (see the agenda at the bottom of the webpage to learn more about the researchers scheduled to chat).  During the virtual career fair, students will be able to chat with ORNL scientists and ORISE recruiters and get tips on applying.  Please share this information with your students and encourage them to find out more about the science education programs at ORNL.

Monday, February 12, 2018

SGA Election Applications

Do you want to get more involved at Georgia Tech, but you’re not sure where would be a great fit?  Try running for a position in SGA because Spring 2018 Elections Applications are officially open!

If you have any interest in running for a position in UHR, or would like to run as a President/VP Ticket, fill out this application!!  If you want to get more involved at Georgia Tech and enjoy serving others, this is the perfect opportunity for you.  Please note that in order to run for a position, you must attend one of the following information sessions -- in the SGA conference room -- in addition to filling out the application. Please note, there is a special orientation for President/VP Tickets ONLY that will occur after applications have closed; orientations 1 - 4 are for anyone who is looking to gain more information about the elections code, elections process and UHR positions.

Election Orientations:
-    Orientation 1: Monday, Feb 12 (3pm - 4pm)
-    Orientation 2: Thursday, Feb 15 (4pm - 5pm)
-    Orientation 3: Monday, Feb 19 (5 pm - 6 pm)
-    Orientation 4: Wednesday, Feb 20 (12 pm - 1 pm)
-    President/VP Orientation: Thursday Feb 22 (5pm - 6pm)
-    President/VP Orientation: Thursday Feb 22 (5pm - 6pm)

The application is due Thursday, February 22nd, 2018 at 5 PM!  If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Elections Chair Reagan Johnson via email:

Monday, January 29, 2018

Summer 2018 Employment Opportunities-Chemistry Instructors and Teaching Assistants

Summer 2018 Employment Opportunities
Chemistry Instructors and Teaching Assistants
CTY offers challenging academic programs for highly talented and motivated elementary, middle, and high school students from across the country and around the world. We are currently seeking highly motivated and qualified candidates to work in our summer programs. Information regarding employment and our summer programs can be found at
We are currently seeking individuals to teach the following Chemistry-related courses:
·         The Edible World
·         Crystals and Polymers
·         Chemistry in Society
·         Fast-Paced High School Chemistry
·         Introduction to Organic Chemistry
A full list of science courses, course descriptions, and sample syllabi can be found at:
Why teach for CTY?
·         competitive salary plus room and board at our east and west coast residential sites
·         all classes are taught by both an instructor and teaching assistant, and are limited to a maximum of 18 students per class
·         opportunity to teach gifted students, and work with other professionals in your field
·         science instructors are allotted a generous lab budget
Core Dates for 2018*:
Session 1: June 21 - July 14, 2018
Session 2: July 14 - August 4, 2018
*Note: dates may vary depending on location and position. For a full list of locations and dates, please
Terms of Employment
  • Starting salary for two sessions is $4,800 - $6,000 for instructors and $2,400 for TAs
  • Room and board are provided at residential sites. Travel assistance is provided to Hong Kong.
Desired Qualifications
·         Teaching assistant candidates are generally graduate or undergraduate students with experience tutoring or as a TA.
·         Instructor candidates generally have independent classroom teaching experience, graduate coursework, and at least a bachelor’s degree.
More Information
To Apply
Please fill out an online application at
Questions? Contact us at
Johns Hopkins University is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, disability, marital status, veteran status, or any other occupationally irrelevant criteria. The university promotes affirmative action for minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans.
Jessica Stephenson Reaves
Assistant Program Manager, Summer Programs
Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth
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