Fusion Website Administrator - Temp

Job description

Fusion Website Administrator - Temp


Job ID: 2021-12603
Type: Temporary
# of Openings: 1
Category: Communications and Public Relations

Princeton University


The Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory is a world-class fusion energy research laboratory managed by Princeton University for the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Science. PPPL is dedicated to developing the scientific and technological knowledge base for fusion energy. The Laboratory advances the fields of fusion energy and plasma physics research to develop the scientific understanding and key innovations needed to realize fusion as an energy source for the world.

The successful candidate will oversee the creation of a US community-wide fusion website


  • Lead the creation of the website RFP, the Statement of Work
  • The compilation and editing of the “version 0” site
  • Coordinate with the website committee for prompt delivery of website material
  • Be the POC with the 3rd party developers
  • Compile and keep the job postings, internships, collaborations, news articles, etc. up to date.
  • Create original digital content (i.e. graphics, text, videos, etc.).
  • Ensure an aesthetic consistency while maintaining scientific accuracy of the site.
  • Interface with national and international fusion collaborators for content and representation.


Education and Experience:

  • BS or BA with a Science or Communication degree, experience in science communication (preferably fusion related)
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Experience in scientific communication (writing, videos, social media)
  • Basic knowledge of fusion energy science and the national/international fusion landscape.
  • Knowledge of basic computer editing software (MS Suite, Google Suite) and knowledge of Adobe Suite preferred.
  • Fluency with social media, video editing, graphic design preferred.
Working Conditions:

  • The work will be remote and the employee is expected to be available for meetings during normal business hours.

Princeton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. EEO IS THE LAW

Please be aware that the Department of Energy (DOE) prohibits DOE employees and contractors from participation in certain foreign government talent recruitment programs. All PPPL employees are required to disclose any participation in a foreign government talent recruitment program and may be required to withdraw from such programs to remain employed under the DOE Contract.





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Job No:
Posted: 4/8/2021
Application Due: 4/14/2021
Work Type: Full Time