The Apalachicola Bay System Initiative (ABSI) at the Florida State University Coastal & Marine Laboratory is seeking a full-time education and public outreach assistant. The successful applicant will work closely with the ABSI team and partners. This temporary full time position will be in effect through June 2024 and comes with an hourly wage plus health benefits.

  • Website Maintenance: Updates website, posts news items and articles, creates new pages as needed.
  • Science Communication: Works with ABSI leadership and researchers to generate news items, articles, and blogs. Coordinates with FSU Communications and the FSUCML to promote the ABSI initiative, communicates science to the public through web-based and in-person fora.
  • Social Media: Maintains ABSI Facebook, Twitter, WordPress, and other social media outlets.
  • Community Outreach: Organizes venues, notices, signage, printed media (etc.) for meetings and public workshops. Help organize annual Open House event.
  • Education: Organizes education events for K-12 students in Franklin County.
  • Other duties as assigned.

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