Highlights of the 2nd HEIRRI Conference in Vienna: Education towards a responsible society, transforming universities through RRI

Highlights of the 2nd HEIRRI Conference in Vienna: Education towards a responsible society, transforming universities through RRI

The second and last HEIRRI Conference celebrated in Vienna on April 27th 2018 has gathered around 150 people from 43 countries under the title “Education towards a responsible society, transforming universities through RRI”. The event has been centred in discussing about RRI teaching and learning, as well as presenting the work done during the almost three years of project.

Job offer: Lecturer position in Australia

The School of Biological Sciences of the University of Western Australia is looking for a lecturer in Science Communication. Applications close: 01 Jun 2018 11:55 PM W. Australia Standard Time

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Highlights of the 2nd HEIRRI Conference in Vienna: Education towards a responsible society, transforming universities through RRI

The second and last HEIRRI Conference celebrated in Vienna on April 27th 2018 has gathered around 150 people from 43 countries under the title “Education towards a responsible society, transforming universities through RRI”. The event has been centred in discussing about RRI teaching and learning, as well as presenting the work done during the almost three years of project.

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Reporting Intern, Nature (London)

Nature’s news team seeks a reporter for a paid internship of up to three months in summer 2018. This will be a full-time reporting and writing internship based in our London office. Closing date: 14th May 2018

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Job offer: Press Officer at ICIQ

The ICIQ is one of the world’s leading centres in chemical research. It provides facilities, state-of-the-art equipment and most importantly, excellent scientists and professionals. Our ultimate goal and hope is to contribute significantly to the improvement of citizens’ quality of life through chemical research.

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Call for applications: Nature Travel Grant Scheme for Journalists

Created by EuroScience, the biennial ESOF – EuroScience Open Forum – meeting is the largest pan-European general science meeting dedicated to scientific research and innovation. At ESOF meetings, leading scientists, researchers, young researchers, journalists, business people, entrepreneurs and innovators, policy makers, science and technology communicators and the general public from all over the world discuss new discoveries and debate the direction that research is taking in the sciences, humanities and social sciences. The deadline for submitting an application is Sunday 29 April 2018, 12:00 pm CET.

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The SCS participates in the PCST conference in New Zealand

From April 3rd to 6th 2018, the city of Dunedin, New Zealand, hosts the international conference of the Public Communication of Science and Technology (PCST) network. This year, Gema Revuelta (Director of the Science, Communication and Society Studies Centre, SCS-UPF), Carolina Llorente (SCS-UPF Coordinator) and Núria Saladié (SCS-UPF International Projects’ Coordinator) participate in this year’s event, revolving around the theme “Science, Stories and Society”.

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Job offer: Communications Officer, Mediterranean Marine Initiative

WWF is looking for a Communications Officer, who will implement communications activities to achieve conservation, communications and revenue gains for WWF in the Mediterranean Sea.  He/she will focus on WWF marine projects, mainly related to marine protected areas, fisheries, sustainable tourism, blue economy and sustainable seafood consumption. Application deadline: March 16

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Communication jobs at CERN

Fellowships available at CERN, Switzerland. Spotted: Communications Officer at the EU Projects Office, Social Media Officer, Full-stack web developer. Apply by 5 March, 23:59 CET. Applications via the CERN Fellowship scheme, addressed to graduates from universities or higher technical institutes in a wide range of applied sciences, computing and engineering with limited or no work experience. Apply by 5 March, 23:59 CET.

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Job offer: Communication Officer at European Science Foundation

The ESF is a non-profit organisation dedicated to the support of excellent science through the provision of specialized services. We operate in the EU and wider European environment and collaborate with major scientific stakeholders. In the frame of our development we invite applications for a Communication Officer. Applications by 13 March 2018 to jobs(at)esf.org quoting the following reference COM 2018. Interviews will be held in Strasbourg on 20 March 2018.

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