The Education Coordinator will lead the IQM's educational activities. The coordinator will develop and execute programs, events, and activities that educate and engage visitors in quiltmaking traditions and art worldwide and that encourage personal and community growth and contribute to the IQM and its mission.
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees' differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See: http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.
Minimum Required Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree plus one year experience in curriculum development, design and conducting educational programs. Ability to work well independently and to collaborate with a range of individuals, including University faculty, staff, students, PK-12 schools and teachers, museum professionals, and the public. Must be willing to work evenings and weekends. Strong teaching, organizational skills; strong written, oral communication skills, initiative and flexibility.
Bachelor's degree in History/Art History/Social Studies Experience teaching K-12 or in museums. Experience coordinating a volunteer program and training volunteers.
With over 25,000 students, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is a diverse educational insitution with international stature. The intellectual center for the state of Nebraska and beyond, we are a land-grant, top tier national research-extensive insitution. Part of the Big Ten conference, Big Ten Academic Alliance, our mission includes growing relationships and resources that enable the University of Nebraska to change lives.