University of Minnesota Climate Adaptation Partnership Climate Communications Specialist

Posted by: Amanda Farris
Post Date: 7/07/2023
Opportunity Type: Job
Organization/Grantor: University of Minnesota Climate Adaptation Partnership
Position/Title/Fund: Climate Communications Specialist
Location: St. Paul, MN
Deadline: July 27, 2023
Contact Info: Amanda Farris,

The University of Minnesota Climate Adaptation Partnership (MCAP) is now hiring for the position of Climate Communications Specialist. The Specialist will be part of a team of communications professionals in University of Minnesota Extension and will be responsible for leading communications initiatives for MCAP, with the goal of increasing public awareness of and engagement with MCAP programs and projects. Strong candidates will be collaborative, innovative and creative, knowledgeable about climate change, and passionate about communicating its impacts with a wide variety of stakeholders and communities.

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How to Apply:

Applications must be submitted online through the UMN website ( Please include the following attachments with your online application:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume/Vitae
  • Diversity Statement

Three professional references and transcripts for all college work (unofficial transcripts are acceptable) will be required of those invited for interview.