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Employment Opportunity: Communications and Public Outreach Head at Space Telescope Science Institute

Posted on January 13, 2012 - 8:48 AM CST

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The Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI) is currently seeking an experienced professional to head up our Office of Communications and Public Outreach (CPO).

As a member of the STScI executive directorate, the CPO Head is an organizational leader and strategic partner responsible for developing and overseeing organizational communication strategies and policy, formal and informal education activities, community outreach programs, news releases, media planning and interaction, as well as product and service development and implementation. The CPO Head is the primary liaison with the NASA education and outreach offices, ensuring alignment with STScI initiatives and our contractual obligations. S/he provides consultation to Institute executive management, the astronomical community and committees issues related to communication, education and public outreach.

Position requirements (job #12-0004) and application instructions are available online at*215AACAA3CFFE92C

Applications received by January 31, 2012 will receive full consideration.

STScI is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Committed to the benefits of diversity, we strongly encourage qualified women and minority candidates to apply. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V.