Date Posted: April 13, 2021

Deadline: May 3, 2021

Organization: University of Kansas

City: Lawrence, KS

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Job Type: Part Time

Job Description:

Applications are invited for a part-time Laboratory Coordinator at the Dept. of Physics & Astronomy at the University of Kansas beginning as early as May 24, 2021. Associate’s Degree in Electronics Technology (or related field) plus three (3) years’ experience in design, construction, and testing of electronic circuits OR High school diploma or GED equivalent plus five (5) years of related experience OR Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering Technology or Electronics or similar discipline and one year of related experience, OR Master's degree in Electrical Engineering Technology or Electronics or similar discipline; CAD design experience; electrical assembly experience (specifically soldering and wire bonding); supervisory and instruction experience in the safe use of electronic devices and procedures. Candidates with relevant interests and experience are sought. For complete position announcement and to apply on-line, please go to  A complete electronic application will include: resume, cover letter, and a list of three (3) references. For first consideration, please apply before May 3, 2021. Inquiries can be made by email to KU is an EO/AAE. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

About the Department:
The Department of Physics and Astronomy has an internationally recognized faculty and a strong graduate program leading to both the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees. Undergraduate degree tracks include Bachelor of Arts degrees in Astronomy and Physics, and Bachelor of Science degrees in Astronomy, Physics and Engineering Physics. The department has a long tradition of excellence in teaching and research. 
About the University:
The University of Kansas (KU) is a major public research and teaching institution that operates through a diverse, multi-campus system.  KU's many parts are bound together by a mission to serve as a "center for learning, research, scholarship and creative endeavor" in the state of Kansas, the nation and the world.  An ideal campus, historic and wireless at the same time, KU is home to one of the top public-university library systems in the nation.  The university fosters a multicultural environment in which the dignity and rights of individuals are respected.
About Lawrence, KS:
A city of approximately 90,000, Lawrence is located in the rolling hills of eastern Kansas, 35 miles west of the Kansas City metropolitan area and 20 miles east of Topeka, the state capital.  Home to Haskell Indian Nations University as well as KU, Lawrence offers the many cultural opportunities of a university town.  Lawrence is a wonderful community filled with endless opportunities for historical explorations, beautiful scenery, incredible arts and entertainment venues, and many popular restaurants.  Kansas City International Airport, the Country Club Plaza, and access to world-renowned attractions are less than an hour away.

Contact Name:
Kristin Rennells
Contact Phone Number: 785-864-4637
Contact Email:
Application Process:
A complete electronic application will include: resume, cover letter, and a list of three (3) references.
Employer Address:

1251 Wescoe Hall Drive, 1082 Malott Hall
Department of Physics & Astronomy
Lawrence, KS 66045
United States

Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.