The Mindset Scholars Network’s mission is to advance scientific understanding of mindsets and motivation to improve student outcomes and expand educational opportunity. We invest in original interdisciplinary research, build capacity for high quality mindset scholarship, and disseminate the latest scientific knowledge to the education sector. We serve as an authoritative resource for reliable, research-based information about learning mindsets, including: Growth Mindset, Belonging, and Purpose & Relevance. MSN works directly with preeminent social scientists to advance this mission.
Mindset Scholars Network
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Are you a strategic leader looking for a meaningful role at the intersection of education practice, policy, and research? Are you excited by the prospect of being an integral part of a tight-knit, remotely-staffed, and innovative team?
The Mindset Scholars Network is looking for a Director of Strategic Outreach & Partnerships to create influential learning experiences, resources, and coalitions in the education sector related to mindset science. Reporting to our Executive Director, you will play a pivotal role in our collective efforts to bridge research, practice, and policy in the K-12 and higher ed landscapes.
The Director of Strategic Outreach & Partnerships will have the opportunity to design creative learning experiences for key audiences; cultivate relationships and strategic partnerships; and provide access to essential tools, knowledge, and resources in order to extend the impact of mindset science in education. Strong candidates can manage multiple projects at once and are committed to work that benefits students and educators and advances educational equity.
Working directly with preeminent social scientists and leaders in the education sector, MSN seeks to advance the scientific understanding of mindsets and motivation to improve student outcomes and expand educational opportunity. We invest in original interdisciplinary research, build capacity for high quality mindset scholarship, and disseminate the latest scientific knowledge to the education sector.
To read our long-form job description, click here: http://mindsetscholarsnetwork.org/mindset-scholars-network-hiring-director-strategic-outreach-partnerships/
To apply, please submit a 1-page resume and 1-page cover letter.
Other duties: Perform other duties as assigned, including contributing to team meetings and retreats, and supporting the Executive Director on an as needed basis with grant writing and reporting