This position will develop and coordinate research communications to all groups, internal and external, using a variety of strategies (written, web-based, in-person and virtual events, social media, etc.) to promote research, research resources, policies, funding opportunities, and research events and education programs. This position is responsible for the conceptualization, independent writing and design, development, and implementation of a broad range of communications that will introduce UNMC research to prospective students, employees, and faculty, as well as inform the broader community about UNMC's research mission. This position will require advanced skills in communication, message development, visual storytelling, communication planning, and strategy execution with a variety of research leaders to communicate to a variety of audiences. This position will also have to be committed to accurate reporting and have organizational skills to bring together events planned months in advance.
A vital enterprise in the nation’s heartland, the University of Nebraska Medical Center has its eye on improving the future of health care in Nebraska and beyond. As Nebraska’s only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, to providing the best care for patients, and to serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach. UNMC also is committed to embracing the richness of diversity, and is a major economic engine for the state of Nebraska. Led by Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., UNMC has six colleges, two institutes and a graduate studies program, serving nearly 4,000 students in more than two dozen programs. Our physician assistant program was recently ranked ninth in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, and our primary care program was ranked 17. The university’s physical therapy, pharmacy and public health programs also are ranked among the top in the country.
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