About this position
About the Society for Neuroscience
Founded in 1969, the Society for Neuroscience (SfN) now has more than 36,000 members in more than 95 countries. Year-round programming includes the publishing of two highly regarded scientific journals, JNeurosci and eNeuro; professional development resources and career training through Neuronline¸ the Society’s home for learning and discussion; science advocacy and public policy engagement including annual Capitol Hill Day; and a variety of engaging public outreach efforts, led by the expanding and interactive collection of public-facing resources on BrainFacts.org. SfN’s annual meeting regularly attracts more than 30,000 attendees, representing 80 countries; 536 exhibiting companies; and close to 300 journalists.
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The Digital Learning Associate supports the planning, execution, and evaluation of digital learning events and initiatives for SfN’s member website, Neuronline. The Associate works with cross-functional teams to project manage and staff webinars, virtual events, podcast recordings, programmatic recordings, and support the Neuronline online community as needed. They will be responsible for identifying and capturing relevant information from on-demand content as well as working with the multimedia team on postproduction tasks. They will coordinate with internal stakeholder teams to plan, create, schedule, launch and promote mission-critical content. Additionally, the Associate works with SfN vendors, technology services, and digital platforms to support and develop SfN’s digital learning program.
Essential Job Functions include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Minimum Requirements and Qualifications
Education and Experience:
The Society for Neuroscience (SfN) is the world's largest organization of scientists and physicians devoted to advancing understanding of the brain and nervous system. A membership society, SfN has grown from 500 members in 1969 to nearly 35,000 in 80+ countries today. SfN promotes scientific exchange through its annual meeting, which attracts more than 30,000 attendees from around the globe, and its scientific publications, eNeuro and The Journal of Neuroscience.
SfN also supports the neuroscience community through professional development programming and is dedicated to sharing the excitement and progress of scientific discovery through public information and outreach. SfN advocates for policies that advance science and improve health, such as ensuring strong national investments in research and the responsible use of animals in research.