Science Writer

Are you the next Maggie Koerth-Baker, John Bohannon, Ben Parr, or Jenna Wortham?

The Science Writer intern will cover all environmental, life sciences and technology oriented content that identifies with and topically relates to the Modern Treatise vision/target demographic.

The candidate must be able to provide critical analysis of the current trends and latest developments.

The candidate also needs to be on top of the continual emergence technological advancement and the impact they might have on society. 

Responsibilities Include:

  • Write a bi-weekly column focused on topics about the environment.

  • Write a bi-weekly column focused on life sciences related topics.

  • Write a bi-weekly column focused on topics in the technology arena.

  • Write regular pieces focused on global elections from a non-bias perspective.

Duration: 6 months

This is a virtual and unpaid internship. Yet, you will gain valuable writing experience. 

Official Start Date: ASAP

To learn more about Modern Treatise view our online Media Kit. Then to apply, applicants should e-mail a cover letter stating your qualifications and/or desire, resume, 3 published clips or writing samples addressed to the Editor

Note: Metro San Francisco, Washington DC, Chicago and New York residents strongly encouraged to apply, but location not required. 

EEOC: Modern Treatise is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request.