Assistant Director, Public Relations - Department of Communications and Marketing - (17001742)
Tufts University Public Relations (based on campuses in Medford-Somerville, Boston and Grafton) communicates the excellence of Tufts University, its schools, faculty, students, and accomplishments to the public via the news media. Public Relations staff members seek and develop opportunities for Tufts leaders, faculty, students, research, and projects to appear in the print, broadcast, and electronic media around the world, while also responding to all incoming media inquiries. Public Relations staff members also provide counsel to faculty and administrators on a variety of potentially sensitive issues. Through the efforts of the Public Relations department, the University communicates its contributions to its various constituencies and enhances its global reputation.
The Assistant Director of Public Relations reports to the Deputy Director of Public Relations on the Boston campus and is part of a central administration team that manages and carries out public relations for the University, and its schools and divisions. This position focuses on public relations for the Boston Health Sciences campus with a particular focus on science and research communications. S/he