Monthly Archives: September 2013

The Camel Cricket Census

  We’d appreciate your help spreading the word about our Camel Cricket Census – a citizen science project from YourWildLife.org.     You all probably recognize these giant leggy, jumpy beasts that inhabit the dark and damp corners of our homes — … Continue reading

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Penn Medicine Hiring Press Officer

The Medical Communications Officer (Press Officer) writes, distributes and generates media placements in appropriate media outlets regarding advances in clinical care and biomedical research being conducted at Penn Medicine. For more information: https://careers.peopleclick.com/careerscp/client_pennmedicine/external/jobDetails.do?functionName=getJobDetail&jobPostId=23015&localeCode=en-us

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NIEHS Seeking Writer/Editor

The NIH is the premier biomedical research center for the world. Its 27 Institutes and Centers employ approximately 18,000 employees doing a vast array of jobs, all supporting efforts for a healthy nation. For information on the NIH mission, goals, … Continue reading

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Hunt Leadership Fellows Program Director Sought

The Hunt Institute, a non-profit, non-partisan center affiliated with the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, was established in 2001 to help governors, state legislators, other elected officials, and school reform leaders develop effective public education policies and strategies. … Continue reading

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Public School Forum of NC Seeks Applicants for President/Executive Director

The Board of the Public School Forum of NC is searching for a new President/Executive Director. Their current leader, Jo Ann Norris, will be retiring from the position at such time as the Board employs a new President/Executive Director. In … Continue reading

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Science Writers 2013

Register today: http://www.sciencewriters2013.org/register

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SC SeaGrant Seeks Assistant Director for Development & Extension

SC SeaGrant (South Carolina Sea Grant Consortium) is seeking an Assistant Director for Development and Extension to be based in its administrative office in Charleston, South Carolina. The primary functions of this position are program development and extension program leadership and … Continue reading

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NCBiotech Panel Discussion September 30th

On September 30 at 12:30pm, the North Carolina Biotechnology Center is holding a panel discussion with science communicators, focusing on the job search.  The discussion is titled “Do You Have The Write Stuff?” The director of public relations at the North … Continue reading

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Scientific Grant Writer Opening at UNC NRI

Position Summary:  The scientific grant writer will work with UNC Nutrition Research Institute (NRI) faculty researchers to develop grant applications and rewrite existing proposals for resubmission or submission to alternative funders/mechanisms.  He or she will also research and identify funding opportunities for … Continue reading

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Ig Nobel Prize Ceremony Live Webcast

The 2013 Ig® Nobel Prize Ceremony & Lectures will be streamed live from Harvard’s Sanders Theatre on Thursday, September 12. The 23nd First Annual Ig Nobel Prize Ceremony will introduce ten new Ig Nobel Prize winners. Each has done something that makes people laugh … Continue reading

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