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Postdoctoral Fellowship in Science Writing and Research Communication
University of Idaho

Date Posted Mar. 8, 2022
Title Postdoctoral Fellowship in Science Writing and Research Communication
University University of Idaho
Moscow, ID, United States
Department University Research
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Post-Doc
  • Creative or Technical Writing

University of Idaho

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Science Writing and Research Communication

Location: Moscow

Division/College: University Research (Div)

Employee Category: Exempt

Pay Range: $55,000 or higher DOE plus benefits

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Position Summary:

The postdoctoral fellow will work with diverse faculty at the University of Idaho to prepare technical documents for publication, lead communication efforts for scientific education, and partner with faculty to develop grant proposals in diverse fields of science.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in a STEM-related field

  • Evidence of scientific writing, editing, and publishing from the Ph.D., related professional position or postdoctoral experience

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Experience overseeing all aspects of the writing process
  • Experience writing clear, structured, articulate, and persuasive text for publication in print, web and other platforms
  • Experience facilitating cross-disciplinary activities and projects within complex settings
  • Experience understanding complex materials and synthesize across multiple sources to produce materials for diverse audiences
  • Experience working with individuals across various disciplines
  • Experience providing advanced planning and proposal writing in industry or academia
  • Experience using independent judgement, work well under pressure, seek and synthesize information
  • Experience maintaining confidentiality
  • Experience in time management and organizational skills with the ability to establish timelines and best practices for research proposal development
  • Experience in excellent verbal communication and in making clear, concise, and well-organized oral presentations

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working with individuals across various disciplines
  • Familiarity with or other submission packages for federal funding

Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:

Required Licensures, Certifications or other

Posting Number: SP003235P

Posting Date: 02/02/2022

Closing Date:

Open Until Filled: Yes

Special Instructions:

This position is open until filled. Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis. Please provide 3 pdfs of publications or submitted manuscripts in the documents marked "other."

This position is located in Moscow, Idaho.

Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.

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EEO Statement

University of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.


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