Posted May 17th, 2012 in Uncategorized
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.