The University of Texas at Austin Senior Outreach Program Coordinator in Austin, Texas

Senior Outreach Program Coordinator

Hiring department


Monthly salary

$4,250+ depending on qualifications

Hours per week

40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM

Posting number


Job Status Open

FLSA status Exempt

Earliest Start Date Immediately

Position Duration Funding expected to continue

Position open to all applicants

Location Austin - J. J. Pickle Research Campus (North Austin)

Number of vacancies 1

General Notes

None provided

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply

  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.

  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Additional Information


Assist in coordinating and managing education and outreach activities at the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC).

Essential Functions

Participate in developing funding through federal, state, or private sources for programs to promote STEM education and in particular develop technical computing and modeling skills for the future workforce. Develop and implement standards for attainment of program goals and objectives. Recommend new policies and procedures for improvement of program activities. Coordinate education and training activities related to TACC participation in partnerships and programs such as XSEDE, DesignSafe, and the TACC industrial affiliates program. Coordinate TACC-led K-12 STEM programs, including CODE at TACC and educator outreach. Develop metrics for evaluation and review of courses, techniques, and materials to determine effectiveness and implementing program changes as indicated. Maintain frequent interaction with University departments, special groups and external agencies in support of program objectives. Plan and facilitate annual short-course training activities with other TACC groups. Give presentations and tours of TACC facilities to UT student groups as well as visitors from educational institutions. Identify and pursue opportunities to partner with other education outlets and develop K-12 projects with local, regional, and/or national impact.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

Bachelor's degree in a related field and five years of responsible level experience in program administration or program coordination, or master's degree and three years of above experience. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in a related field and seven years of responsible level experience in program administration or program coordination, or master's degree and five years of above experience.

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions

Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation

A criminal history background check will be required for finalist(s) under consideration for this position.

The retirement plan for this position is Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS), subject to the position being at least 20 hours per week and at least 135 days in length.

The University of Texas at Austin, as an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.

If hired, you will be required to complete the federal Employment Eligibility Verification form, I-9. You will be required to present acceptable, original documents to prove your identity and authorization to work in the United States. Information from the documents will be submitted to the federal E-Verify system for verification. Documents must be presented no later than the third day of employment. Failure to do so will result in dismissal.

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