Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens in Pittsburgh, PA is Hiring a Science Education Research Manager!
Phipps is seeking a full-time Science Education Research Manager to strengthen and create new and innovative research partnerships in the areas of communication and outreach, ecological health and wellness, human health and wellness, and education and social justice.  The Science Education Research Manager is responsible for assisting in research related to those focus areas as well as coordinating all research activities for the department.  This role will also assist with developing and researching programs that connect youth and conservatory guests to scientists and engage them with research.
The successful candidate must have a passion for teaching, research and the environment, with a demonstrated ability to interact with children and the general public in a pleasant and courteous manner.  Proficiency with computer software and data management, as well as experience with research including successful publications, presentations, and/or grant applications, is required.  The candidate must have a Master’s degree or higher focused in an area related to Phipps’ science education (e.g., environmental education, the ecological or conservation-focused biological sciences, or environmental social sciences) and at least three years of relevant and responsible experience in the field of research/evaluation of science education in an informal learning environment. Phipps offers a competitive compensation package and a beautiful, unique atmosphere.  Please include a cover letter, resume and salary history when responding.
Qualified candidates should send their resume and cover letter via email to hr@phipps.conservatory.org<mailto:hr@phipps.conservatory.org> or mail to Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, Human Resources Department, 1059 Shady Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15232.

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