Science Writer

NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY   Evanston, IL   Full-time     Science
Posted on May 5, 2022
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Science Writer

Location:         Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
                      Shilatifard Laboratory
                      Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
                      Onsite position

Focus:            Cancer Biology, Transcription, Chromatin, Epigenetics

Dr. Ali Shilatifard is seeking to hire a full-time Science Writer with an advanced degree in Biology, Biochemistry, or Molecular Biology to research, write, and edit information and documents related to the ongoing studies at Simpson Querrey Institute for Epigenetics. The Science Writer will be fully engaged with the Institute members keeping current on the ongoing studies in the laboratory so to assist with the preparation of manuscripts being submitted for publication, grants, and other lab narratives for seminars, webpages, etc. The Science Writer will attend group lab meetings, department journal clubs, seminars, and individual project meetings, respectively. Salary is negotiable depending on relevant experience. The position is full benefits eligible.

To apply, please send your CV to   Use the following format on the subject line of the email: “Last Name, BMG Science Writer”

Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Click for information on EEO is the Law.