Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant has an immediate opening for a Visiting Science Writer. This is a 55%-time, 12-month academic professional position working in and with the communication team at IISG.

Qualified applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree in communications, natural resources, or a related field, and experience writing and editing material that relates scientific information to a broad audience in an easy to understand way.

Science writers work in a variety of mediums and outlets, and the successful applicant can expect to write for web, pamphlets, newsletters, e-mail, and several other types of communication pieces.

For complete details on this position, including qualifications and application instructions, visit the University of Illinois job listing. For questions or additional information, contact Lisa Merrifield.