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Summary of Duties
Under the direction of the Chair of the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE), increases department visibility by developing and executing all aspects of the MAE marketing, promotion and communication plans; develops new publications, coordinates and produces all department publications including articles, reports, pamphlets, newsletters, web content, and promotional materials; conducts interviews, writes articles, and publishes stories of MAE students, faculty, and alumni; works with communications committee to select material for promotion; identifies and solicits publication and web content; works on publication layouts; establishes design standards, for all materials produced by the department in compliance with university branding rules and guidelines; designs displays, signage and exhibits for department building as well as promotional events; works with printing vendors to achieve desired quality while obtaining competitive pricing; writes, updates and maintains content on department web site; provides marketing, promotion, and communication support for conferences; assists MAE Alumni Relations Committee; submits nominations for the College of Engineering Alumni Awards; ensures all college and University guidelines and requirements are followed; serves as liaison with the College of Engineering and University communications and Advancement as needed.Required Qualifications
Bachelor s degree in communications, public relations, journalism, or an equivalent combination of education and experience; experience in writing, editing, publicity, marketing, publication production and disseminating news releases.