Encourage discussion, write for the Big Science Communication Summit – tickets to attend up for grabs!

This opens up exciting opportunities for our members to be involved in the event, explore today’s sci comm issues and be on-ground reporters for the event. Tickets to attend are up for grabs and you can have a writer profile on the Summit website.
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Jobs: ASC seeking paid (and volunteer) writers!!

The ASC needs people that can contribute to a number of writing projects, some are paid (money) and some are volunteer (paid for with thanks, adoration, and a growing prominent public portfolio of pieces as an ASC Writer). Continue reading

Job: ASC seeking Scope newsletter Editor

Scope editor: Have your finger on the pulse, gain new skills, make a difference to ASC Continue reading

Post of ASC Assistant Treasurer – seeking applicants

Assistant Treasurer, Australian Science Communicators www.asc.asn.au
Location: anywhere in Australia with broadband internet access
Honorarium: $300 per year.
The ASC is seeking applications from members interested in the post of Assistant Treasurer.
The Assistant Treasurer will assist the ASC Treasurer, David Ellyard, to manage the financial matters of the Association. The position offers opportunities to increase one’s financial skills […]

Many thanks to our departing Scope editor, Laura Miles

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Editor, Australian Science Communicators

ASC seeks a new Editor… Continue reading

Job Opportunities at RiAus

ASC members may be interested in the following opportunity…..
RiAus Employment Opportunities
1. Programs co-ordinator
2. Programs co-ordinator, youth and education
The Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus) –is a contemporary and accessible national home for science; a place for people to listen, talk, blog, download and think about science in all its shapes and forms – currently has vacancies for two […]

Kids Research Institute at The Children’s Hospital at Westmead Science Communication Internship Program

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science writer for children’s publications

Of course this should read January-December 2011. Apologies for any confusion.
From: Yuncken, Liz (Education, Campbell) Sent: Monday, 6 December 2010 4:31 PM To: ASC list (asc-list@lists.asc.asn.au) Subject: Wanted: science writer for children’s publications
CSIRO Education is seeking a highly organised and creative person with excellent communication, interpersonal and teamwork skills to become part of a close-knit […]

Job opportunity: Media Manager, AusSMC

Posted on behalf of AusSMC…
Media Manager
Australian Science Media Centre

Salary: $65,000-$75,000 plus 9% superannuation
12 month maternity leave placement
An opportunity has arisen to join the team at the Australian Science Media Centre (AusSMC) for a one-year maternity leave placement starting in January 2011. We are looking for a media professional with a passion for science […]