In ESO ePOD you will work with a team of professional science communicators for the preparation of ESO and ESA/Hubble news and photo releases, publications, web pages, video scripts, exhibition panels and other public communication products. You will also be able to learn how to present planetarium shows yourself in the dome.
We are looking for people who want to gain experience in science communication of frontline astronomy projects.
You should have some previous experience in written science communication in English and in particular communicating astronomy or other physical sciences to the public. You should also have a knowledge of astronomy that allows you to understand scientific papers. You must be fluent in English both written and oral and have strong MS Office applications skills (Word, Excel and PowerPoint).
Candidates currently studying or having recently completed a University degree in science, science communication or science journalism, are preferred.