Founded in 1853, the California Academy of Sciences is a leading science institute dedicated to regenerating the natural world through science, learning, and collaboration. Within a generation, the Academy seeks to foster a natural world that grows healthier, more resilient, and wilder each year. As a beloved institution that has stood for nearly 170 years and seen countless social and environmental challenges in its history, the California Academy of Sciences is entering a bold and exciting new phase—one that will help to meet the world’s most pressing challenges head on.

The California Academy of Sciences is seeking a Director of Communications to lead the institution’s highest-level communications functions and contribute creative, dynamic, and forward-thinking communications strategy to promote the fulfillment of a cohesive vision and mission. The Director of Communications will enhance and develop a robust, multi-channel communications program, and directly manage activities that enhance the Academy’s position as a thought leader through science, learning and collaboration.

The California Academy of Sciences has exclusively retained The 360 Group of San Francisco to assist with this search. Please visit https://the360group.us/CAS_DC_PD.pdf  to review the complete position description, which includes detailed application instructions. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis; earlier applicants may receive priority consideration. To be considered, The 360 Group encourages all interested candidates to submit their applications promptly.

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