Job Description:

The Department of Physics and Astronomy at Iowa State University seeks qualified applicants for a Teaching Laboratory Coordinator. This position is a support position that will manage and coordinate the functions and operation of the undergraduate Physics teaching laboratory program for 200+ laboratory sections per academic year. Responsibilities include the management of the budget; purchase and inventory control of laboratory materials and equipment; lab safety; maintenance, design and modification of laboratory equipment; computers and supplies; and the supervision of graduate teaching assistants and a laboratory mechanical technologist. The appointee will be required to complete a training program by the Environmental Health and Safety and OSHA. Additional duties for this position include the development, management, and integration of online course material. The duties of this position will require periodic availability to work evenings and weekends in support of classes.

Please refer to www.iastatejobs.com, posting number 60623P to view the complete position description and requirements and to apply online.  To ensure consideration, applications must be submitted online by February 15, 2017. Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, marital status, disability, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against. Inquiries can be directed to the Office of Equal Opportunity, 3410 Beardshear Hall, 515 Morrill Road, 515 294-7612, email eooffice@iastate.edu.


Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree and 3 years of related experience; OR a Master’s degree and 1 year of related experience.


Preferred Qualifications

Supervisory Experience

Lab & Equipment Maintenance Experience