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Education and Public Relations Officer

Raffles Museum of Biodiversity Research (RMBR), Department of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, National University of Singapore

  1. RMBR designation: Education   and Public Relations Officer
  2. Official NUS designation: Laboratory Technologist
  3. Salary: Consistent with qualifications and experience, as determined by the Office of Human Resources, NUS
  4. Qualifications: Polytechnic diploma, BSc, or BSc (Honours) in biology or related fields, and/or relevant experience in public relations and/or public education
  5. Contract: Yearly, until conferred permanence (retirement at 62 years of age)
  6. Main role: Handle public relations, education and outreach for the RMBR
  7. Specific duties:
    1. To guide visitors and VIPs through the RMBR Public Gallery.
    2. To host research visitors.
    3. To assist in the installation of exhibits in the Public Gallery. (The Public Gallery is one major facility for public education.)
    4. To be the RMBR representative for the Museum Roundtable.
    5. Communication with the media (TV, radio, newspapers).
    6. To update and provide new materials for the RMBR website.
    7. Maintaining the museum’s Newsblog.
    8. To take charge of the publication of RMBR publicity materials, e.g., brochure, annual report.
    9. Recording the history of the museum to generate announcements or news items for the RMBR website, or for newspapers.
    10. To track the publications outputs of RMBR staff and Research Associates (Biodiversity and Ecology academic staff of the Department of Biological Sciences).
    11. To track the use of RMBR materials in research publications.
    12. To manage the literature collection of the RMBR Library (arranging, maintaining and cataloguing papers, journals and books in the museum’s library)
    13. In charge of the inventory of the RMBR merchandise and consignments.
    14. Assist in administration matters of the RMBR.
    15. To back up the RMBR secretary during leave period
  8. Applicants: are to send this form (Application Form for RMBR PR&EO.doc) to Assoc. Prof. Hugh Tan, Deputy Director, Raffles Museum of Biodiversity Research at
  9. Deadline: 15 Jun 2009
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