Science Writer at STAT

Job Title: Science Writer

Employer: STAT

Location: Boston, MA (remote)

Minimum Qualifications: At least three years of professional experience as a journalist covering science, or equivalent experience. We prefer that this reporter be based at our Boston headquarters post-pandemic.

Description: STAT is a media company focused on finding and telling compelling stories about health, medicine, and scientific discovery. We produce daily news, investigative articles, and narrative projects in addition to multimedia features. We tell our stories from the places that matter to our readers -- research labs, hospitals, executive suites, and political campaigns.

STAT is looking for an accomplished science writer to join its world-class team of reporters covering health, medicine, and the life sciences.

The ideal candidates should be deeply sourced and extremely knowledgeable about core areas of medical science, including cancer, genetics, and neuroscience. They should have demonstrated the ability to break news and write enterprise -- authoritative and compelling stories from the lab to the clinic. They should be lucid writers who can make science not only accessible but interesting.

Application and Further Information: Candidates can apply on the Boston Globe Media careers page with a resume and cover letter addressed to STAT Editors, and links to five clips.

Expiration Date: n/a