Kalmbach Media
  • Waukesha, WI, USA
  • Full-time

Kalmbach Media has an outstanding career opportunity for a digital/print Associate Editor-Science, based at Discover, our award-winning science brand, in addition to our Astronomy brand. The Associate Editor serves a crucial role in editing and creating science content for all extensions of the Discover and Astronomy brands, digital and print.


Associate editors have the chance to shape engaging digital storytelling, through writing, assigning and editing stories that engage our readers. Associate editors develop and oversee feature stories, magazine departments, columns, news stories and web content, and oversee coverage of specific science topics based on her or his interests and expertise. Associate editors also develop and maintain productive relationships with top freelance science and magazine journalists and work with other staff members ' from the web team to the art department ' to conceive and develop high-quality science content. Associate editors may also serve as ambassadors of the brands, representing Discover or Astronomy at science and technical conferences and other events of editorial interest.


  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in writing and/or editing stories covering science or technology for consumer magazines, newspapers, or general-audience websites.
  • Must have experience in digital journalism.
  • Degree in journalism, science, English, or an adjacent field.
  • Excellent critical-thinking and team-building skills.



To be considered for this position you must complete our online application and attach your resume along with:

  • A detailed cover letter outlining your qualifications and experience as it relates to this position
  • 3-5 writing samples
  • Your salary requirements


We are located in Waukesha Wisconsin, about 20 minutes west of Milwaukee. We offer a customer focused work environment and excellent benefits!


Kalmbach Media Co. is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer as defined by the EEOC.

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