Planetarium Coordinator sought in Prescott, Arizona
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Prescott, Arizona is hoping to hire a Planetarium Coordinator to start July 1, 2017.
The site in Prescott is a new planetarium with a 47-foot Astrotec dome, Digistar 6 dual-JVC projection, AstroFX LED lighting, timeline-based control system, 5.1 audio, distance learning package, digital classroom features, and a fully-equipped D6 Producer production suite with 5.1 monitoring.
From Dr. Darrel Smith, Chair of the Department of Physics and Astronomy (928-777-6663):
The Planetarium Coordinator applicant should have experience in conducting, operating, and maintaining planetarium shows, immersive learning projects, IMAX movies, and a state-of-the-art full dome planetarium (e.g., Digistar 6).
An M.S. degree in Physics, Astronomy, or a related science is preferred.
The Prescott campus located in the scenic highlands of northern Arizona, is one of two residential ERAU campuses and is home to approximately 2500 undergraduates students.
Interested candidates should apply through the ERAU Human Resources website at:
Review of applications will begin May 1, 2017 and the search will continue until a suitable candidate is found.