The Smithsonian Center for Education and Museum Studies (SCEMS) is currently recruiting a Program Evaluator. The Program Evaluator is responsible for identifying and implementing pan-institutional evaluation strategies to determine the effectiveness of the Smithsonian’s education efforts and assisting in pan-institutional professional development on evaluation and audience research.

Major duties will include:
*         Identify program type(s) for evaluation, and make recommendations on design and implementation of evaluation projects.
*         Execute approved evaluation projects, coordinate design and logistics; collect and enter data; produce reports; and present information as principal investigator or as a principal liaison with outside experts.
*         Create and deliver training on developing learning outcomes for education programs. Assist in creating and delivering training on evaluation and audience research.

Located in Washington, DC, SCEMS is a vibrant and friendly Unit, which interacts and works with all the other Smithsonian Units, Research Centers and Departments.

SALARY RANGE: $51,630.00 – $81,204.00 /year

OPEN PERIOD: Tuesday, May 31, 2011 to Tuesday, June 21, 2011

SERIES & GRADE: GS-1701-09/11

POSITION INFORMATION: Full-Time, Permanent Federal


DUTY LOCATIONS: 1 vacancy – Washington DC Metro Area, DC

WHO MAY BE CONSIDERED: This position is open to all U.S. Citizens or
U.S. Nationals.

Non Federal employees, please follow the link for vacancy announcement:

Current and former Federal employees with permanent status or
reinstatement eligibility, please follow the link for vacancy
announcement number 11A-RM-296955-MPA-SCEMS:

The Smithsonian Institution is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).