DAN Seeks Communications Professional and Researcher


Durham, NC (June 27, 2018) Divers Alert Network® (DAN®), the world's foremost dive safety organization, is in search of talented people ready to work to promote safe diving worldwide.

• DAN is seeking an experienced writer/editor to join its communications team. This person will be responsible for writing and editing articles and other content to inform and engage the diving public and to promote DAN's brand, programs, products and services via digital, social and print channels. The position, based in Durham, North Carolina, will involve researching and creating original content including news articles, marketing materials, training manuals, feature articles, blog posts, social media posts and more.

• The DAN Director of Injury Monitoring and Prevention will be responsible for monitoring the incidence and trends of dive injuries; studying causes of injuries; developing, evaluating and implementing preventive interventions; and advising industry leaders on the prevention of dive injuries. Responsibilities will include directing daily activities related to injury and fatality data collection and exploring additional sources of data. The position, based in Durham, North Carolina, will require supporting DAN initiatives, publishing scientific papers, writing articles for lay publications and lecturing at scientific and professional conferences, dive shows and other public events for divers and related professionals.

If you enjoy working with people and share a passion for scuba diving, we would like to hear from you — contact us at jobs@DAN.org. To learn more about these positions and others, visit DAN.org/careers.

About DAN: The world's most recognized and respected dive safety organization, Divers Alert Network (DAN) has remained committed to the safety and well-being of divers for nearly 40 years. DAN's research, medical services and global response initiatives make up an extensive network capable of supporting divers with vital services including injury prevention, safety and educational programs and lifesaving evacuations. Every day, hundreds of thousands of divers around the world look to DAN as their dive safety organization. Join the DAN community or learn more at DAN.org.