The National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) seeks a full-time, experienced science communications professional to lead communications activities. The primary focus of the Science Communications Coordinator is to enhance awareness and understanding of SESYNC research and opportunities within the community of socio-environmental scientists, scientific knowledge users, and policy makers. We are looking for a creative self-starter with three years of experience in science communications, including science writing for the educated public, strategic use of social media, and content management or web publishing. Desired qualifications include excellent written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills; the ability to manage multiple projects; the ability to interact effectively with researchers, administrators, and the press. Interest in environmental or social sciences would be a plus.
More details and application instructions can be found on the University of Maryland’s website: https://ejobs.umd.edu/postings/55838
For best consideration, apply by December 1, 2017. Please consider applying or share this opportunity with colleagues!