The Rice Center for Transforming Data to Knowledge, informally called the D2K Lab, seeks applicants with strong communication and graphic design experience.
The D2K Lab (d2k.rice.edu ) is a new center within the George R. Brown School of Engineering at Rice University in Houston, TX. The mission of the D2K Lab is to provide students with immersive, experiential learning opportunities in data science while enhancing data-intensive research at Rice and building partnerships with companies, institutions, and community organizations. The D2K Lab offers a series of curricular and co-curricular programs and events for students that connect them to real world data science problems from partners and clients.
The D2K communications and marketing specialist is responsible for advancing the D2K Lab's mission by evaluating, developing, and implementing a comprehensive communications and marketing effort. This position is responsible for the D2K Lab communications needs, including the D2K website, social media, informational documents, promotional and event materials, newsletters, and invitations. The ideal candidate will enhance the visibility of the D2K Lab's programming and expand our presence internally and externally.
We are seeking candidates who have demonstrated ability to lead and/or work collaboratively in teams comprised of individuals of diverse backgrounds, skills, and perspectives.
We seek greater representation of women, minorities, people with disabilities, and veterans in disciplines in which they have historically been underrepresented; to attract international students from a wider range of countries and backgrounds; to accelerate progress in building a faculty and staff who are diverse in background and thought; and we support an inclusive environment that fosters interaction and understanding within our diverse community.
The George R. Brown School of Engineering ranks among the top 20 of undergraduate engineering programs (US News & World Report) and is strongly committed to nurturing the aspirations of faculty, staff and students in an inclusive environment.
Rice University is an Equal Opportunity Employer with commitment to diversity at all levels and considers for employment qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
Position Status: Full-Time
Rice University is an Equal Opportunity Employer with commitment to diversity at all levels, and considers for employment qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status.
Internal Number: 22407
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