Science Node is a publication founded by CERN and the NSF, with the goal of bringing complicated technology stories to the average reader. We focus mainly on high-performance computing and supercomputing applications within a wide range of topics.
Science Node, under the umbrella of the IT Communications Office, is seeking an experienced writer/editor. Responsibilities include researching complicated technology topics, interviewing subjects and writing articles based on their responses, editing the content of other writers, creating social media posts to broadcast our content, and other general duties necessary for publication.
Bachelor's degree in English, Journalism, or a related field.
Comfortable setting up and conducting interviews. Enthusiastic about technology. Experience creating content for various social media platforms. Experience interviewing subject-matter experts. Adept at writing in an accessible, journalistic style. Comfortable with researching new and challenging subjects. Ability to effectively communicate and exchange information.
For the near future, work will be completed remotely. When it is deemed safe to gather together in-person, this job will require the candidate to work in our Bloomington campus office.
29 hours per week.
Hours must largely be completed between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday - Friday.
Salary Plan: HR
Salary Grade: HR
Job Function: Temporary Hourly
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