Volunteer Opportunities - Writer

Earth Archives is looking for a skilled volunteer writer to help us create short original articles (150-500 words) in the fields of natural history, Earth science, space science and biodiversity.

The best candidate will have the following skills, experience and expectations:

  • Great command of the English language.
  • Familiarity with, and love of, science and a desire to make science understandable for a mass audience.
  • Journalism background preferred.
  • Will work remotely with a team based in multiple places around the world. You must have a consistent internet connection.
  • We communicate mainly with Facebook Messenger. You must have a Facebook account.
  • Post stories to Facebook, Twitter and tumblr. We will train you.
  • Must produce at least one story per day.

To apply, please send a message to [email protected] with a brief introduction of yourself and your interests. Attach three of your best short writing samples. They do not have to be science-based but they do have to demonstrate your ability to write well in English.