Job posting for preK-12 Engineering Associate at UNCW

We are searching for a candidate to fill our preK-12 Engineering Associate position at UNCW.

This position will work closely with MarineQuest and in collaboration with the new Coastal Engineering Program at UNCW.

Duties include:

  • serves as the lead instructor for preK-12 engineering outreach programs for the MarineQuest
  • develops and implements new activities and lessons for preK-12 curriculum focused on coastal engineering and marine technology
  • trains and oversees student instructors and volunteers who serve as support staff
  • helps to maintain makerspace, wet lab, and all associated program equipment


Qualifications include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, STEM related field, or science education
  • Experience in hands-on STEM learning including engineering activities
  • Experience working with children in informal or formal academic setting


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Sue Kezios, PhD

Director of Youth Programs & UNCW MarineQuest

Watson College of Education - STEM Learning Cooperative

STEM SENC Ecosystem

University of North Carolina Wilmington

(910) 962-2118