Detail-oriented Science Writer needed to provide primary to support for National Institute of Aging (NIA), Division of Neuroscience Alzheimer's Disease genetics initiatives and projects, including the Alzheimer's Disease Sequencing Project, and secondary support for other scientific meetings. Position is part-time, with future opportunity for full-time.
Manage NIA Work Group conference calls, participate on conference calls, prepare minutes after conference calls in quick turnaround time
Attend large group meetings and prepare meeting summaries
Prepare monthly reports for NIH Director reflecting progress and accomplishments for the previous month of various Work Groups.
Attend NIH scientific conferences, meetings, and/or working groups; take notes; prepare meeting minutes/summaries.
MS or PhD in Biomedical Sciences or related scientific discipline required with knowledge of genetics, epidemiology, and/or neuroscience a plus
Technical writing experience in a relevant field of science strongly preferred
Substantial experience notetaking and writing summary minutes of both virtual and in person scientific meetings, some on short turnaround time
Advanced MS Office application skills required
Experience with web-based meeting platforms preferred
Excellent communication skills required
High degree of initiative and personal judgment needed.
Writing samples of minutes/summaries from scientific meetings
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