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Science Communication and Outreach Opportunities with TravelingGeologist

Intern and editorial board positions are intended for those seeking to increase their knowledge and skill for communicating Earth science and its value to the public. TG team members will 1) aid in the solicitation of outreach articles for online publication, 2) assist in managing social media engagement, 3) conduct phone and in-person podcast-style interviews of researchers, 4) write articles for online publication based upon interviews, 5) collect and compile demographic information of consumers of science outreach media and 6) assist in organizing informal fieldtrips associated with academic conferences. Interns and editors will be granted a travel grant to attend an academic conference such as GSA. We welcome applications for outreach interns (6-12 months, undergraduate and above) and associate editors (1-2 years, graduate students and above). If interested, please submit C.V., statement of interest, and example of writing or media production (Podcast, YouTube, etc.) to travelinggeologist@gmail.com. Read more about TravelingGeologist in press at GSA Today.