Writer-Editor

Fogarty International Center
  • Location
    Bethesda, Maryland
  • Sector
    Government
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Apply by
    Apr-02-2021
  • Posted
    Mar 29

Position description

Interested in writing about global health? This position is located in the Communications Office at the Fogarty International Center, the component of the National Institutes of Health focused on global health research and training. Fogarty supports basic, clinical and applied research and training for U.S. and foreign investigators working in low- and middle-income countries. Fogarty is seeking an individual to write and edit content about the Center's programs and activities for publication on the Fogarty website, in its Global Health Matters newsletter, on social media and in other products. To view these, visit www.fic.nih.gov

The successful candidate will be:

  • An experienced reporter and editor with knowledge of AP style and compelling writing samples
  • Adept at translating complex scientific concepts into clear language
  • Comfortable condensing extensive material into concise stories for a broad audience
  • Able to identify, research and write stories that illustrate the positive impact of Center programs
  • A self-starter able to work independently, as well as part of a team

Application instructions

Please be sure to indicate that you saw this position on Globaljobs.org