Lurie Institute for Disability Policy
Posted OnOctober 9, 2018
Experience Level2-5 Years
Education LevelBachelor's Degree
Brandeis University seeks to hire a Communications Specialist for the Lurie Institute for Disability Policy at the Heller School for Social Policy and Management who will oversee the institute’s communications, marketing, and branding activities to broaden and enhance its presence, in a consistent and differentiated way, in the field of disability policy. The Communications Specialist will be part of a larger communications network at both the Heller School and wider university that produces and disseminates materials to support Brandeis’ goal of becoming an extroverted institution that meaningfully engages with the world locally and globally.
Examples of Key Responsibilities:
Requires a highly organized individual with superior written and oral communication skills, and an understanding of current social media theories of engagement. Needs to be able to balance immediate needs with long term implications and to believe strongly in the Lurie Institute mission to conduct research that promotes policies that will improve the lives of people with disabilities. Preference will be given to an individual with a lived experience of disability.
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Brandeis University is committed to providing its students, faculty and staff with an environment conducive to learning and working and where all people are treated with respect and dignity. Toward that end, it is essential that Brandeis be free from discrimination and harassment on the basis of race, color, ancestry, religious creed, gender identity and expression, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, age, genetic information, disability, military or veteran status or any other category protected by law (also known as membership in a “protected class”).
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