Science Writer, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University
Full Time, Palisades, NY
The Earth Institute seeks an experienced journalist to help colleagues in print, broadcast and web media connect with our scientists. The person would work for Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University, one of the world’s leading institutions studying climate change, natural and environmental hazards, and other fundamental fields; they would also be part of the New York-based Earth Institute communications team, which covers our 20-some other centers. Preference to candidates with strong reportorial/editorial experience in the mainstream press, and curiosity about the natural world. Here is an opportunity to advance public understanding of vital scientific and social issues, in a friendly environment where integrity, objective news judgment and imagination are valued. This is an Officer of Administration position of Columbia University and carries all benefits for this position.
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