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Several job opportunities exist during summer weeks. Mostly we are in need of instructional staff for the Science-U camps. Click for more info!

Current jobs

Please see the Science-U Employment Page for current openings.


What is STEM Education?

The science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields are collectively considered core technological underpinnings of an advanced society, according to both the National Research Council and the National Science Foundation. In many forums (including political/governmental and academic) the strength of the STEM workforce is viewed as an indicator of a nation's ability to sustain itself (from Wikipedia).

Science-U Opportunities in STEM Education

Science-U offers a unique opportunity for pre-service education students, K-12 educators, and post-secondary instructional faculty to design and practice successful science teaching strategies.


For more information about available positions please see the employment page, or contact us with additional ideas.


What is Outreach?

Outreach describes any activity that brings the work, experience, knowledge, information, inventions, etc. of the university out into the community, the nation or the world.

Please visit Outreach and Science Engagement website for more information about outreach at Penn State.


More Links

Defined STEM: resources and real world applications for k-12 students interested in STEM

STEM Education Coalition: promotes STEM education and awareness

Journal of STEM Education: peer reviewed articles about STEM innovations and reserach