Research positions at Medical Museion, University of Copenhagen

Research positions at Medical Museion, University of Copenhagen

Medical Museion is a medical museum and interdisciplinary research group at the University of Copenhagen, Denmark, with a strong interest in theory, practice, and research in science communication. They are currently recruiting for 2 PhDs and a part-time Research Manager to work on the ‘Microbes on the Mind’ project, starting in early 2019. Deadline for applications is November 15th 2018. (more…)

Job offer: Astronomy & Society Group at Leiden University (the Netherlands)

Job offer: Astronomy & Society Group at Leiden University (the Netherlands)

The Astronomy & Society Group at Leiden University (the Netherlands) is looking for a Education and Public Outreach Officer to manage some of our space education projects. The main responsibilities are:

  • Developing educational and outreach content for various media and target groups;
  • Supporting the Project Manager in the development and implementation of projects;
  • Monitoring the progress of the technical and scientific aspects of the projects, including budgets and quality assurance;
  • Ensuring that the relevant documentation needed for monitoring the activities is collected from the partners;
  • Evaluating the projects performance estimators;
  • Representing the projects occasionally at national, European and international conferences;
  • Developing collaborations and communication with partner institutions, astronomical researchers, the space industry and policy-makers;
  • Support the activities of Astronomy & Society Group of Leiden Observatory, the Netherlands.

More information: https://www.universiteitleiden.nl/en/vacancies/2018/wk31-40/18-371-education-and-public-outreach-officer

Reporting Intern, Nature (London)

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 (more…)

Job offer: Press Officer at ICIQ

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. (more…)