Innovators in Residence

The Center for Education Integrating Science Mathematics and Computing (CEISMC) at Georgia Tech seeks dynamic individuals for its 2019-20 Innovators-in-Residence cohort.  These individuals will partner with teachers in several metro-Atlanta schools to develop and implement quality STEAM (Science-Technology-Engineering-Art-Math) curriculum.  Although candidates are not required to have any formal background or training in education, they all must have a passion for tinkering, design, invention, computer science, making, or art, as well as STEAM education.  Candidates with a background in mathematics are especially encouraged to apply.

More information about the first cohort of Innovators in 2017 can be found here.

Residency Details

  • Duration: June 1, 2019 - May 31, 2020 (Paid training in April 2019)
  • $20/hour, 20 hours per week.  Must be available during the day.
  • Bi-weekly cohort meetings focused on collaboration across the cohort
  • Work collaboratively with teachers to support student-centered projects in the classroom.
  • Support after-school programs for students
  • Create and present portfolio of the work completed during residency.


Ideal Candidates

  • You like making, creating, building, teaching, sharing, and learning.
  • You like to or are interested in providing innovative and engaging experiences to youth in schools.
  • You like finding ways to incorporate technology into your work.
  • You are an effective communicator.
  • You have a positive, creative, organized, and flexible personality


Application Procedure