Bicycle Alliance of Minnesota
Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota

The Bicycle Alliance of Minnesota is seeking a highly innovative, detail oriented, independent, accountable and outcome-driven education professional to coordinate its Safe Routes To School (SRTS) curriculum development and technical assistance projects. The SRTS Education Coordinator will work closely with communities, school districts, partners and volunteers throughout Minnesota to ensure successful kick-off and implementation of these projects. Results of this work will include the release of a Minnesota SRTS bicycle/ pedestrian safety education curriculum in 2013.These projects are funded through the Federal SRTS Program as part of a non-infrastructure contract with MnDOT. Contract funding is provided through a subcontract with Invitation Health and Wellness and continues until spring of 2014.

The Coordinator should have an integral understanding of Minnesotaʼs education system. He/she should have the knowledge of Smart Cycling education programs and skills to be trained as a League Cycling Instructor (LCI) and be familiar with bicycling issues, funding, programs and policies at the national, state and local levels. The Coordinator will be the lead in conducting educator trainings and assisting in the development of the education curriculum and providing technical assistance for its implementation. The Coordinator must be able to connect with youth, teachers, administrators, parents, and project partners in a way to implement a sustainable, effective education curriculum. The Coordinator must strive for excellence and enjoy working in an innovative, independent and fast paced environment.

For more information and to apply, consult the position description.

Michigan Technological University
Houghton, Michigan

Michigan Tech is recruiting for several position in or supporting their transportation programs.

  • Tenure-track Faculty: Transportation Policy and/or Economics; or Multimodal Systems Analysis
  • Tenure-track Faculty: Concrete Materials
  • Senior Research Engineer: Rail Transportation
  • Senior Research Engineer: Transportation Analysis
  • Software Engineer

For more information about these positions, download the position listing or visit the MTU job postings page.

Financial Transportation Program Officer

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Janowiak Hired by WisDOT

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