Communications Specialist

The communications specialist will assist in publicizing the NRTC’s grant activities, including maintaining our online presence. Under general supervision, works with a team of experienced professionals but exercises independence and technical judgment in the performance of duties. Oversees NRTC online information delivery, for the primary purpose of technical assistance and research dissemination, through websites, online courses, social media, and other similar areas, in collaboration with team members. Performs short- and long-term strategic planning of the integrated internet resources for the NRTC, with a focus on the goals of our federal grants. Tracks, analyzes, and reports on current web usage statistics and updates to the website.

If you are interested in helping the NRTC accomplish its mission, please apply for the position at Mississippi State University’s website:, PARF Number 499367 (job title–Communications Specialist), and submit a letter of application, resume or curriculum vitae, and names and contact information for at least three references to Contact Michele McDonnall at 662-325-2001 if you have any questions. Persons with disabilities, especially those with vision impairments, are urged to apply.