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Review Editor (Journal of Experimental Biology)

Location:
Cambridgeshire
Salary:
Available on request
Date Posted:
28 Jun 2018
Vacancy Type:
Part-Time
Reference:
7142
Job Description
A scientific charity based in Cambridge is looking for a part-time Review Editor to on work the Journal of Experimental Biology.  This is an exciting opportunity to make a significant contribution to the leading journal in comparative animal physiology. This role will ideally work for 15 hours per week.
 
Key duties:
 
  • Commission and handle peer review and developmental editing of review materials
  • Creative involvement in the journal’s development
  • Closely work with in-house team, including another part-time Reviews Editor and international team of academic editors
  • Represent the journal at international conferences and in the wider scientific community

Experience / skills required:

  • Educated to degree level, ideally PhD, or equivalent in scientific field
  • Previous editorial experience will be advantageous
  • Excellent interpersonal, enthusiasm and literary skills
  • A broad interest in science and the scientific community
  • Creative and passionate scientific publishing

For further information, please apply online or email a CV and salary expectations to clarechan@atwoodtate.co.uk

Contact:             Clare Chan
Tel:                    0203 574 4428

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