[ASC-list] Science Communicator position with the NESP Northern Australia Hub based in Darwin at CDU

Michael Douglas michael.douglas at uwa.edu.au
Fri Sep 16 01:40:00 UTC 2016

Hi all,

We have just advertised a Science Communicator position with the NESP Northern Australian Environmental Resources Hub.

The details are below and attached. To apply for the position go to http://www.cdu.edu.au/ohrs/jobsatcdu.html# and click on general staff vacancies and look for position 216187.

Feel free to contact me about this position and please forward to others who might be interested.

Vacancy 216187 - Science Communicator

Position Description:   3 years Fixed-term full-time
Salary $78,893 - $100,241 plus 17 percent superannuation
6 weeks annual leave
Casuarina Campus

Apply your journalism skills to develop and coordinate a suite of communication products and media activities to support the implementation of the NESP Northern Australia Environmental Resources (NAER) Hub programme in assisting decision-makers to understand, manage and conserve Australia’s environment by funding world-class biodiversity and climate science.

The Research Institute for the Environment and Livelihoods (RIEL) is a Tier One research institute within the School of Environment that consolidates CDU’s environmental research and postgraduate training across the natural, social and spatial sciences. RIEL brings together scientists from many disciplines, and provides high quality doctoral and post-doctoral training opportunities for early career scientists in a very exciting context. A common feature of RIEL research is the relationship between people and the environment, with a primary focus on tropical northern Australia and southeast Asia.

To be successful you will need Tertiary qualifications (or equivalent) in scientific or technical communications, journalism, media, or similar disciplines and significant relevant experience. You will be required to have a highly developed written and oral communication skills with a proven ability to clearly and effectively translate scientific language into targeted communication products. Extensive experience and knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite of programs, Adobe creative suite, desktop publishing, and at least basic graphic design skills.

Applications Close: 5 October 2016

For more information please contact Michael Douglas on 08 89 6488 6821 or 0405 730 999 or via email michael.douglas at uwa.edu.au
Attention Applicants:   In order for your application to be complete, you must attach a Statement addressing Selection Competencies, as well as a current Curriculum Vitae (CV). The Selection Competencies can be found in the Position Profile via the link below, under the headings of Key Selection Competencies and Desirable Selection Competencies.


Professor Michael Douglas
Hub Leader, NESP Northern Australia Environmental Resources Hub.
Director, Tropical Rivers and Coastal Knowledge (TRaCK) consortium.
School of Earth and Environment,
University of Western Australia,
M087, Perth WA 6009 Australia
T +61 8 6488 6821 •  M +61 408 467 000  •  E michael.douglas at uwa.edu.au<mailto:michael.douglas at uwa.edu.au>

University Professorial Fellow
Research Institute for the Environment and Livelihoods
Charles Darwin University, Darwin. NT 0909 Australia


 CRICOS Code: 00126G
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