This position will provide services as assigned by the Supervisor to help further the academic mission of the Anesthesiology and Perioperatve Medicine. The Technical Writer position will help to support all faculty in planning, writing and editing for publications and submissions to academic associations. Duties include:
Publications/Journals and Article submissions: Supports faculty by helping to plan, gather information, format, edit, and revise a variety of publications, journals, abstracts, on-line publications and article submissions. Assists in design layout for the structure of manuscripts, figures, and tables that may include re-formatting material as needed for submissions, letters of intent, and PowerPoint slide preparation. Will also act as contact for medical students, residents and staff for academic editing and publication support/consultation as needed.
Data Analysis and Gathering: May assist in writing summary documentation of faculty gathered data for input into articles and publications. May also assist in literature searches.
Approximately 8 hours per week. Some telecommuting possible.
Bachelor's degree, preferably in Technical Writing, Journalism, or related field AND one year of experience in a technical writing position; OR equivalent combination of training and experience
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, Endnote (or equivalent referencing software), Pubmed (or other medical literature databases)
Masters Degree in relevant field
Experience in healthcare technical writing
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