NCURA Magazine - Co-Editor

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Signup Deadline: 08-20-2017
Starts: 01-01-2018
Ends: 12-31-2020


The NCURA Magazine keeps the membership informed of news and items of interest within NCURA, and in the field of research administration.

Three years.

A. Function, Essential Duties and Responsibilities of the Position - The Co-Editors of the Magazine are responsible for the overall  development of the Magazine, including determining the contents of each issue, assigning articles to authors, overseeing deadlines for article submission, writing and editing, and possible article follow-up opportunities associated with articles submitted, i.e., involved in a Live Blog Feed, YouTube video, NCURA Collaborate discussion, etc.

B. Time Commitment
 Approximately one day per issue (6 issues per year) is devoted to Magazine responsibility.  On an average, two hours per week,  is anticipated.

C. Qualifications/Requirements
    1. Knowledge and/or Skills - Familiarity with NCURA, including its structure, organization, culture, regions and membership. Knowledge of research administration issues and current topics. Ability to manage content development  of a publication with a number of topics, with varying levels of seriousness. Ability to prioritize information for publication.
    2. Excellent writing and editing skills.
    3. Participation in NCURA activities desirable.
D. Training and Support - Extensive support is available from the NCURA staff.

E. Additional Information
(Benefits, Cost Reimbursement, Travel Requirements, etc.) - Travel for Magazine business is reimbursed by NCURA.


Patricia Hawk