Job Posting: Associate Director, iBiology

Kate Stuart
June 10, 2014

iBiology is seeking a full-time Associate Director who will be involved in overseeing the production of science videos and engaging in communication/outreach with the scientific and educational communities.

The Associate Director's responsibilities include:

  • Working closely with the Director on video production pipelines, including identifying seminar topics, working with speakers, and creating educational materials to accompany talks
  • Developing and executing strategies to disseminate information on iBiology talks for academic and non-academic audiences worldwide
  • Developing and maintaining a network of iBiology volunteers, including iBiology's international volunteer program
  • Writing about iBiology in blogs and newsletters, and maintaining a social media presence

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Ph.D. in the biological sciences (or equivalent)
  • Experience and/or demonstrated passion for science communication and education
  • Superb presentation and written communication skills; ability to be creative and engaging in written communication
  • Proven relationship-building skills with people from various backgrounds and cultural landscapes
  • An enthusiastic and positive team player with strong interpersonal skills who is able to work well in a small team
  • Well organized, detailed oriented and able to prioritize and execute multiple projects simultaneously
  • Interest and/or experience with international scientific communities

Additional Information:

Grant-funded staff position with American Society for Cell Biology, including salary and benefits commensurate with experience. EOE.

To apply:
Please send a cover letter and resume to ibiologyjob@ascb.org