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Saw this posted on another listserv today and sharing in case it may be of
interest to any of you creative individuals here - hopefully that's ok :)


Apply today: https://urldefense.com/v3/__https://umces.peopleadmin.com/postings/1442__;!!PvXuogZ4sRB2p-tU!X0Lm9H4WEkrbCYzGx0yNN2H7f9UX3PxmAW7SBNw8ATWrHUCF_mvncKwL9d1b2Rs$ 


Job Description:

The University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, Integration
and Application Network seeks a Science Communicator for its regional,
national, and international projects. The successful candidate will support
a variety of science communication products that meet the goals and
objectives of the projects assigned to them. Specific tasks will include
graphic design, data visualization, use of content management systems, and
social media support. Specific tasks include layout and design of printed
products (newsletters, report cards, reports, books), data analysis (R
studio, Microsoft Excel, ArcPro), and teaching science communication
courses and workshops. Support (note taking, scheduling, etc.) for workshop
planning, organization, and facilitation, stakeholder engagement, and
office administrative tasks is expected. Excellent communication skills, a
strong work ethic, and attention to detail are required. Overnight travel
to project meetings and conferences is expected.


The Integration and Application Network (ian.umces.edu) is a global leader
in scientific synthesis, science communication, and ecosystem health report
cards, with ongoing projects in the US, Australia, Asia, Africa, and
Europe. Our projects seek to engage stakeholders and scientists to create
solutions to difficult environmental problems. We are seeking a detailed
oriented, productive individual that can help advance these types of
projects through effective visual science communication and excellent data
analysis.


Minimum Qualifications:Candidates should have a Bachelor of Science degree
in biology, chemistry, or environmental science with at least three years
of professional experience. Technical skills using relevant software
programs (Adobe Creative Suite, ESRI ArcMap or ArcPro, Microsoft Office, R
Studio, etc.) to develop print and digital media as well as to analyze
complex, disparate datasets are required. Excellent communication and
organizational skills are necessary. Ability to work in a fast-paced
environment with little supervision is a must. Self-directed work is a
large portion of the work time. Ability to work both in-person and virtual
or a hybrid is required.

Preferred Qualifications:Master’s Degree in a natural science or
environmental science related field. Minor in art or artistic prowess is a
great advantage.Advanced experience using Adobe Creative Suite, ArcPro, and
or/R Studio is helpful. Familiarity with teaching college-level or
professional courses is preferred.


University Information: The University of Maryland Center for Environmental
Science unleashes the power of science to transform the way society
understands and manages the environment. By conducting cutting-edge
research into today’s most pressing environmental problems, we are
developing new ideas to help guide our state, nation, and world toward a
more environmentally sustainable future through five research centers—the
Appalachian Laboratory in Frostburg, the Chesapeake Biological Laboratory
in Solomons, the Horn Point Laboratory in Cambridge, the Institute of
Marine and Environmental Technology in Baltimore, and the Maryland Sea
Grant College in College Park. https://urldefense.com/v3/__http://www.umces.edu__;!!PvXuogZ4sRB2p-tU!X0Lm9H4WEkrbCYzGx0yNN2H7f9UX3PxmAW7SBNw8ATWrHUCF_mvncKwLavinXnY$ 

Additional Information:  The Integration and Application Network’s mission
is to inspire, manage, and produce timely syntheses and assessments on key
environmental issues. Science communication is a core tenet of the team and
is used in all aspects of work conducted by IAN staff. IAN is a network
which includes different agencies and institutions in different locations.
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EEO Statement: The University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
is an equal opportunity employer. The Center’s policies, programs, and
activities are in conformance with pertinent Federal and State laws and
regulations on nondiscrimination regarding race, color, religion, age,
national origin, sex, and disability. Inquiries regarding compliance with
Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended; Title IX of the
Educational Amendments; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973; and
the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990; or related legal requirements
should be directed to the Director of Human Relations, Center
Administration, P.O. Box 775, Cambridge, MD 21613.


Location: Annapolis, MD or Cambridge, MD


Salary: $45,000-$55,000


Benefits include paid time off, sick leave, health insurance, tuition
remission, retirement, professional development, etc.

Applications received by August 16, 2021 will receive full consideration.


Documents should include a cover letter, resume, and contact information
for three (3) references, and a writing sample. A web address or PDF
attachments of previous work is preferred.


Apply today: https://urldefense.com/v3/__https://umces.peopleadmin.com/postings/1442__;!!PvXuogZ4sRB2p-tU!X0Lm9H4WEkrbCYzGx0yNN2H7f9UX3PxmAW7SBNw8ATWrHUCF_mvncKwL9d1b2Rs$ 


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