Tuesday, 31 January 2012

PhD Studentship : Science Communication and the Large Hadron Collider

[From the PCST mailing list]

Applications are invited for a fully-funded three-year studentship in the field of science communication, specifically to study the promotion of the Large Hadron Collider at the European Organisation for Nuclear Research (CERN).

Closing date: 24 February 2012

Select http://www3.open.ac.uk/employment/job-details.asp?id=6096 for more details about the studentship.

Potential candidates are invited to make initial, informal enquiries to Richard Holliman, <r.m.holliman@open.ac.uk>, to discuss the breadth and scope of your proposal for this studentship.

Final decisions about the focus of the research will be agreed between the successful candidate and the supervisors (Dr. Richard Holliman, Professor Eileen Scanlon and a contact at CERN).

Dr. Richard Holliman
Senior Lecturer in Science Communication
Department of Environment, Earth and Ecosystems
Faculty of Science
The Open University
Walton Hall
Milton Keynes
Tel +44 (0)1908 654646

Select http://www.open.ac.uk/personalpages/r.m.holliman for more information about my work.

Select http://isotope.open.ac.uk for the Isotope website.

The Open University is incorporated by Royal Charter (RC 000391), an exempt charity in England & Wales and a charity registered in Scotland (SC 038302).
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Monday, 16 January 2012

Job opportunity in science communication

The Orangutan Tropical Peatland Project (OuTrop), an NGO based in Kalimantan, Indonesian Borneo, are currently advertising for a communications manager to join our group. The post would suit a student or researcher with a background in science communication.

More details at: http://www.outrop.com/work-with-us.html

Closing date is 1 Feb 2012