From the CERN, known for their contribution to the discovery of the Higgs Boson, they present an offer of employment as a Local Relations Officer. The professional will be part of the visits and local relations section, in the Education, Communication and Diffusion group. The work will consist of organizing events and promoting activities aimed at different audiences, especially from CERN itself.
Candidats must meet the following requirements: be a citizen of a member state of CERN and have a university degree in science (or be about to graduate at the time of recruitment). In case of having a university degree, a maximum of 4 years of experience is requested, and if the degree is a master’s degree, have a maximum of 10 years of experience.
To apply for the candidature, you should do so through the CERN scholarship program, where information about the conditions of the contract also appears. The deadline to submit the application is March 5.
For more information, you can contact the following e-mail: francois.briard(at)cern.ch
The European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) is looking for a passionate and creative science communicator, who is interested in explaining, promoting and advocating the work of EMBL to mainly a local German audience. In this role, the candidate will work closely with other communicators throughout the organization and with press contacts. The candidate will be involved in developing new outreach and public engagement formats and managing existing formats. Furthermore, you will have the possibility to join the science writers and widen your portfolio of science communication content. Closing Date:31 January 2018. (more…)
Donostia International Physics Center (DIPC) is looking for candidates with an advanced degree to join its outreach office. The selected person will assist the DIPC outreach personnel. Interested candidates should send a curriculum vitae, along with a cover letter or a brief statement of interest to jobs(at)dipc.org before next December 22, 2017.
Among others, assistance and support to organize and coordinate DIPC’s multiple outreach projects and events (actions fostering scientific culture, public lectures, festivals, encounters, workshops, etc.), write and revise scientific and institutional press releases, send press releases and pay attention to the media, broadcasting in the Internet (social media, newsletters, etc.) and follow up the impact of the activities done by the DIPC community, in particular, by its president, and help in the preparation and updating of corporative communication material (reports, brochures, website). Occasionally, support to elaborate proposals and reports related to DIPC’s participation in different projects and funding applications. The quality of the job will need to be consistent with DIPC’s excellence in research, and the hired person will directly answer to the DIPC’s outreach manager. (more…)
The Hochschule Rhein-Waal is looking for a Research Associate in Science Communication.
Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences in Kleve and Kamp-Lintfort, Germany, offers an innovative and international academic atmosphere combined with first-rate teaching and over 30 interdisciplinary bachelor’s and master’s degree programmes, the majority of which are taught in English. Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences is committed to excellence in research in engineering, technology, the natural and social sciences, and is home to some 6,000 students hailing from over 100 different nations. (more…)
Sant Joan de Déu Research Foundation is hiring a Communications’ Technician for the Patient’s Advocacy Area that supports the involvement of patients and family in several research projects. All these projects have an international focus and most of them are in the field of paediatric clinical trials. If you are excited to be part of an innovative team, to participate in a growth area and to bring your skills and ideas to help to communicate research in the European environment: they want you! Deadline: 12 February.
The University of Sheffield is looking for a Lecturer in Digital Society/Sociology. Deadline: 20th November 2017.
The Department of Sociological Studies has a major international reputation for excellence in research and teaching across Sociology, Social Policy, Social Work and more recently Digital Media, achieving high levels of cross-fertilisation between these disciplines. It is committed to understanding society and social change, and to research and teaching that improves people’s lives, especially those of the most vulnerable. We are proud to be one of the top social science research departments in the UK, with a long history of high profile contributions to theory, policy and practice. (more…)