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DEADLINE 9/2: Communications Specialist position

August 12, 2020

NSF is seeking a qualified candidate for a Communications Specialist within the Office of Polar Programs. The job would be located at NSF’s Alexandria, Va. headquarters.

The ideal candidate will have strong science writing and social media skills, and be able to write for different audiences in a variety of mediums. They will be supporting Arctic and Antarctic science in a variety of exciting ways! 

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