Under supervision from the Director for Education and Workforce Development (EWD) and the Director for Partnerships, this position will support NH EPSCoR EWD implementation and reporting. The goal of the current NH EPSCoR project is to advance the design and manufacture of biomaterials and develop the knowledge to predict and control their composition, structure, properties, and function. In addition to the research components, this project also focuses on building NHâs skilled workforce with special emphasis on opportunities for underrepresented students in STEM. Programs include undergraduate research training, internships, teacher training, and support for transfer students from NHâs community colleges.
Experience working with and advising students in a mentorship capacity. Excellent communication skills (written and oral). Knowledge of the higher education community. Proficiency with Microsoft Office and Google apps.
The University of New Hampshire is an R1 Carnegie classification research institution providing comprehensive, high-quality undergraduate and graduate programs of distinction. UNH is located in Durham on a 188-acre campus, 60 miles north of Boston and 8 miles from the Atlantic coast, and is convenient to New Hampshire's lakes and mountains. There is a student enrollment of 13,000 students, with a full-time faculty of over 600, offering 90 undergraduate and more than 70 graduate programs. The University actively promotes a dynamic learning environment in which qualified individuals of differing perspectives, life experiences, and cultural backgrounds pursue academic goals with mutual respect and shared inquiry.