Posted in Writing/Editing 10 days ago.
Location: New York, New York
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Job Title: Associate or Senior Editor (Environmental social science)
Organisation: Nature Communications
Location: London, New York, or Berlin
Closing date: 16th May 2021
Nature Research is the world’s leader in publishing high-quality research from across the natural sciences. Its journals include Nature, the Nature Research journals, the Nature Reviews journals and Nature Communications.
Do you love science but feel that a career at the bench isn’t enough to sate your desire to learn more about the natural world? Do you enjoy reading papers outside your chosen area of research? If the answer is ‘yes’ to any or all of these questions, you could be the person we’re looking for to join the editorial team of Nature Communications.
Nature Communications is the leading multidisciplinary Open Access journal, publishing high-quality scientific research. To help us to build on the success of this journal, we’re seeking an environmental social scientist who has a critical eye, a deep understanding of their subject and interests beyond, and who can think on their feet.
The responsibilities include:
To be considered for the position, you will have:
The successful candidate will report to a Team Manager in the physical science division.
This demanding and intellectually stimulating role is located in either our London, New York or Berlin office. The position is offered on a full-time, permanent basis and its starting date is envisaged as soon as possible within the next few months.
Applicants should include a CV, a covering letter explaining their interest in the post and their preferred office of employment, and a separate concise (300-400 words) discussion of a recent scientific development that they found particularly exciting (stating why).
Candidates will be considered as they apply.
Berlin candidates: We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes:
Terms for Berlin
Working Hours: Full-time (37 hours/week)
Company: Springer Nature AG & Co. KGaA
Contact HR Berlin: Barbara Thorwarth
If you are an internal candidate please inform your line manager of your application.
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