Applications now open for a national ASC Facebook Group volunteer moderator

Are you familiar with the much loved ASC FB group? An ASC committee attempted to close it down some years back when questioning the value, and not only would nobody leave, but more people kept arriving to contribute their #scicomm views, ideas, opportunities and more.
The ASC FB group is here to stay!
We are sorry to […]

Applications now open for a national @auscicomm Twitter volunteer

After a fabulous stint as the primary resident of @auscicomm, our much loved Paula Lourie is moving on from the role as her work commitments grow.
Departing Paula says:
“I have really enjoyed managing the twitter account and seeing the followers grow. And it has been lovely being part of the wider ASC team. I have also […]

ASC seeking new webmaster

Express your enthusiasm for the world of the web, gain new skills and make a difference to ASC Continue reading

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
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 […]

AGM in Perth, 30 November 2011

The WA branch of the ASC has agreed to host this year’s National AGM in Perth. The official announcement will be posted soon. We keep the AGM short and to the point, yet provide opportunities for some lively discussion.
The AGM will be followed by David Ellyard presenting his Science Quiz. Around 100 people enjoyed this […]

Learn the ropes – seeking an Assistant National Treasurer

David Ellyard is our long serving and excellent National Treasurer. To preserve his corporate knowledge and to plan for the future we will be inviting members to express interest in becoming Assistant National Treasurer. David will teach you the ropes of our financial procedures and build your financial acumen. This will be a good professional […]

New Scope editor

Jesse is pleased to announce that not only do we have a new editor for Scope, but that we have two new editors in a job sharing arrangement. Sally Miles (no relation to Laura), from Sydney, and Silvia Piviali, from Perth, will team up to produce our newsletter. Continue reading