College of William & Mary -
Reporting to the Senior Research Writer, as a part of the News & Media Team within University Communications, the Research Writer is responsible for identifying key research initiatives that illustrate strategic university points of excellence in the areas of science and research, developing a communications plan when warranted and utilizing the necessary communication tools (press releases, stories, social media posts, etc.) to promote them. Duties include but are not limited to: Identify and research newsworthy topics, including in the hard sciences; produce compelling content; and load content to the web management system and social media sites. Identify newsworthy research/science stories and pitch them to representatives of national, regional, and local media. Support the team in identifying and procuring photography and graphics to accompany stories. Required Qualifications Bachelors degree or an equivalent combination of education, training, and/or experience. Experience with p...Research, Writer, Social Media, Communications, Business Services, Science...