The Catalyst is Hiring

As you plan out your next year, there will be plenty of ways to get involved with the Catalyst this upcoming year!

 

Submit your work for our September issue!

Catalyst, student science journal at the University of Ottawa, is currently accepting your articles (max 700 words), illustrations, and photos related to any field of science.

Submission deadline: Tuesday, July 31st, 2018; 23:59

Send your work to editor.uocatalyst@gmail.com with “Catalyst September Issue” as the subject of the email. Include your name, program, and year of study.

 

Catalyst, student science journal at the University of Ottawa, is hiring. Don’t miss out on these fun positions!

 

Deputy Editor-in-Chief

Description: The Editor-in-Chief of is seeking a Deputy Editor-in-Chief.

Qualifications: Bilingualism in English and French is required. Previous experience working with Catalyst is an asset, though not required.

Application requirements: Submit a résumé and a cover letter to editor.uocatalyst@gmail.com by Tuesday, July 31st, 2018 at 23:59. Be sure to answer the following questions in your cover letter: 1) What duties do you think your position as Deputy Editor-in-Chief entails? 2) What would be your major achievement throughout your year as Deputy Editor-in-Chief of Catalyst? 3) What would you improve in our April 2018 issue? (You can find it on stands in BSC and MRN or on our website at https://uocatalyst.wordpress.com/

 ) 4) What qualities do you think are required to be a successful Deputy Editor-in-Chief?

 

Logistics Coordinator

Description:  Organizes and plans club social events and group meetings. Runs executive elections, and manages the Kaplan auction.

Qualifications:  Bilingualism in English and French and previous experience working with Catalyst is an asset, though not required.

Deadline: Submit a résumé and cover letter to editor.uocatalyst@gmail.com by Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at 23:59. Be sure to answer the following in your cover letter: 1)  You are to plan the next Catalyst social. What would be the steps you would take to organize the event? 2) What qualities are required to be a successful Logistics coordinator?

 

Authors/Columnists

Description: Write a bimonthly science-themed article or column; 4 articles total per year.

Qualifications: Strong writing skills in the official language of choice, love for science!

Deadline: Submit CV and cover letter to editor.uocatalyst@gmail.com by July 31st, 2018 at 23:59.

 

Editors (English and French)

Description: Review and correct a maximum of 10 science-based articles per school year.

Qualifications: Strong writing skills in the official language of choice.

Deadline: Submit CV and cover letter to editor.uocatalyst@gmail.com by July 31st, 2018 at 23:59.

 

Photographers

Description: Produce a maximum of 10 original photographs per school-year to accompany a variety of science articles.

Qualifications: Previous experience is an asset, though not obligatory. Own a camera.

Deadline: Submit CV, cover letter, and a few sample photographs to editor.uocatalyst@gmail.com by July 31st, 2018 at 23:59.

 

Illustrators

Description: Produce a maximum of 10 original illustrations per school-year to accompany a variety of science articles.

Qualifications: Previous experience is an asset, though not obligatory.

Deadline: Submit CV, cover letter, and a few sample illustrations to editor.uocatalyst@gmail.com by July 31st, 2018 at 23:59.