2014 - C118 EDITOR

Job # 2014-C118
Job Type Contractual
Department National Transportation Center
Class Code 9003
Bargaining Unit No
FLSA Status Exempt
Job Status Part Time 
Hiring Salary Commensurate with Experience
Posting Date March 14, 2014
Closing Date Open Until Filled


Department:    National Transportation Center

Duties:   Provides editorial support to the National Transportation Center (NTC);  performs a variety of duties in support of the editing and production of manuscripts and other materials for publication; edits proposals for grant or contract funding for transportation research and education projects; edits, publishes and distributes final technical research reports as required by federal and state clients; prepares  newsletters for NTC annual activities; maintains NTC website;  maintains research project descriptions and final technical reports on site; designs, prepares and produces materials using desktop publishing or other similar software packages; maintains files or library of publications and related materials.

    Minimum Qualifications:  Bachelors Degree in Communications, Journalism, English or related field.  Two years of experience in communications, public relations and/or editing.

Requirements:   Knowledge of communications and journalism; ability to produce newsletters; ability to generate annual reports; ability to write technical publications;  ability to communicate effectively; General knowledge of standard editorial production principles and procedures. Skill in using a variety of software packages such as desktop publishing, word processing, and graphics as they relate to the creation, editing, formatting, design, and production of materials for publication; and performs other duties, as required.

To Apply:  Send letter of interest indicating Job #2014-C118 and your salary requirements along with  a MSU Employment Application to: Morgan State University, Office of Human Resources, 1700 East Cold Spring Lane, Baltimore, Maryland 21251 or e-mail your information to jobs@morgan.edu.  EEO/AA