Science Research Editors

Application deadline: 
Rolling
Hours : 
<20/wk
Duration: 
Short-term
Compensation: 
Unpaid
Location: 
Virtual Office
# of people required: 
3

The Foundation is currently seeking volunteer Science Research Writers to augment its list of Universal Human Commonalities (UHC). You must be a responsible professional who is passionate about peace-building, an innovative thinker who can deliver results, on time and with minimum supervision. Multicultural experience strongly preferred.

Number of Science Liaisons required: 3-5

Responsibilities:

  • Research and compile a list of proven scientific data appropriate for the Foundation's list of Universal Human Commonalities (UHC)
  • Synthesize synopses for UHC topics
  • Adapt content into language appropriate for laypeople's understanding
  • Upload content on Foundation’s website
  • Manage Science Research Interns when applicable

Qualifications:

  • Strong communication skills, both oral and written
  • Scientific or education background
  • Tech savvy
  • Experience with publishing, copyrights and permissions a plus
  • Self-starters and innovative thinkers who are comfortable working with a team as well as independently

Language requirements:

  • English fluency a must
  • Fluency in the language of the country in which you plan to work
  • Additional languages strongly preferred

This job calls for an on-going part-time commitment of 2-3 days per week. As we operate a virtual office, you can work from home at your own schedule, with bi-monthly progress/assessment meetings over Skype.

Application process:
To be considered for this post, please send us your cover letter, CV, references and three writing samples.