Our official advertisement for the position:
The Center for History and New Media (CHNM) at George Mason University is hiring a full-time Project Manager to work on the National History Education Clearinghouse. The successful candidate will be an energetic, well-organized person who takes initiative, works well in a team and independently, and is comfortable performing a variety of tasks. Responsibilities include project management, liaison work with schools, presentations and outreach, research, editing, and writing. BA by September 1, 2007. Experience with history, history education, written and oral communication, and online environments preferred and advanced training in history (e.g., MA or ABD) and/or K-12 teacher experience a plus. This is an exciting opportunity that is particularly appropriate for someone with a combined interest in education and history. This is a grant-funded, one-year position at the Center for History and New Media (http://chnm.gmu.edu), which is well known for innovative work in digital media. Located in Fairfax, Virginia, CHNM is 15 miles from Washington, DC, and accessible by public transportation.
Apply online (including resume, two references, and a cover letter describing any interest in history) at http://jobs.gmu.edu for position 10399Z. If you have questions, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org with subject line “Project Manager.” Salary commiserate with education and experience. We will begin considering applications on 11/7/2007 and continue until the position is filled.