Education & Outreach Assistant, St. Teresa, Florida
Company: Florida State University Coastal and Marine Labora
Posted on: November 19, 2021
Education & Outreach Assistant for the Apalachicola Bay System
To Apply, visit jobs.fsu.edu - Job ID (position) 45371. Open Until
Position Is Filled.
Salary for this full-time temporary (from now through June 2024)
position is based on an hourly wage commensurate with the
candidate's experience, plus health benefits.
The successful candidate will work closely with the Apalachicola
Bay System Initiative (ABSI - Click here for ABSI website) team and
partners to broaden the reach of ABSI to local, regional, and
national communities. Primary responsibilities include:
(1) Website maintenance - updates website, posts news items and
articles, creates new pages as needed;
(2) Science communication - works with ABSI leadership and
researchers to generate news items, articles, and blogs,
coordinates with FSU Communications and the FSUCML to promote the
ABSI initiative, communicates science to the public through
web-based and in-person fora;
(3) Social media- maintains ABSI facebook, twitter, WordPress, and
other social media outlets;
(4) Community outreach - organizes venues, notices, signage,
printed media etc., for meetings and public workshops. Helps
organize annual Open House events.
(5) Education - organizes education events for K-12 students in
(6) Other duties as assigned
Must be willing and physically capable of going in the field,
occasionally under rigorous conditions, to obtain interviews and
Experience with website design/maintenance platforms such as
Must have strong interpersonal, oral and written communication
skills, particularly related to the dissemination of complex
information to the public.
Experience with event organization and management.
Experience with K-12 educational outreach
Bachelor degree in communications or a related field.
Experience in a university setting or with academic research.
Two years of experience disseminating scientific information to the
Familiarity with the Florida Panhandle region
One year of experience with school groups and K-12
Submit the following application materials (1) a cover letter, (2)
resume with names of three references, and (3) examples of writing
and web-based projects.
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