Associate or Senior Editor (Molecular biology and/or Genetics)

Springer Nature

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Affiliate or Senior Editor (Molecular biology and/or Genetics)


Springer Nature

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About Springer Nature GroupSpringer Nature opens the doorways to discovery for researchers, educators, clinicians and different professionals. Day by day, across the globe, our imprints, books, journals, platforms and know-how options attain thousands and thousands of individuals. For over 180 years our manufacturers and imprints have been a trusted supply of information to those communities and at this time, greater than ever, we see it as our accountability to make sure that elementary information might be discovered, verified, understood and utilized by our communities – enabling them to enhance outcomes, make progress, and profit the generations that comply with. Go to and comply with @SpringerNature / @SpringerNatureGroupAffiliate or Senior Editor (Molecular biology and/or Human Genetics)
Organisation: Nature Communications
Location: Shanghai, London – hybrid working mannequin
Deadline: thirtieth April 2024Nature Analysis is the world’s chief in publishing high-quality analysis from throughout the pure sciences. Its journals embrace Nature, the Nature Analysis journals, the Nature Opinions journals and Nature Communications.
Do you like science however really feel {that a} profession on the bench is not sufficient to sate your need to study extra concerning the pure world? Do you take pleasure in studying papers exterior your chosen space of analysis? If the reply is ‘sure’ to all or any of those questions, you possibly can be the particular person we’re on the lookout for to affix the editorial workforce of Nature Communications.Nature Communications is the main multidisciplinary Open Entry journal, publishing high-quality scientific analysis. To assist us to construct on the success of this journal, we’re searching for an editor with a essential eye, a deep understanding of their topic and pursuits past, and who can suppose on their toes. We’re on the lookout for a candidate with expertise in one of many following areas: Human Genetics, Genomics, Practical Genomics, Epigenetics, Molecular BiologyThe obligations embrace:
· Dealing with authentic analysis papers, and dealing intently with different editors on all points of the editorial course of, together with manuscript choice and overseeing peer overview.
· Making well-reasoned editorial selections on submitted manuscripts within the gentle of professional recommendation.
· Figuring out the illustration of their topic within the journal.
· Liaising extensively with editors at different journals within the Nature household and with consultants within the worldwide scientific neighborhood.
· Attending conferences and visiting analysis establishments.
· Fee and edit Opinions, and write EditorialsTo be thought of for the place, you should have:
· A PhD (or equal) in a subject associated to Human Genetics or Molecular Biology.
· Important analysis expertise is most well-liked.
· An intensive understanding of current developments and developments within the subject is important.
· A ardour for science and a thirst to study extra. You need to have the ability to show the breadth of your curiosity in scientific analysis, each inside and past your speciality.
· Glorious communication and interpersonal abilities and be fluent in English (written and spoken).
· The flexibility to learn and assess the novelty, context and implications of analysis submitted to the journal from totally different areas of this self-discipline.
· Be wanting to journey and meet scientists worldwide, study extra about them and their analysis, and assist them study extra about us and what we’re on the lookout for within the papers we search to publish.
· Editorial expertise just isn’t required, though candidates with important editorial expertise are inspired to use and can doubtlessly be thought of for Senior Editor positions.The profitable candidates will report back to a Chief editor within the Organic Sciences division at Nature Communications.This demanding and intellectually stimulating function is situated to one in all our workplaces.Candidates ought to embrace a CV, a masking letter explaining their curiosity within the publish and their most well-liked workplace of employment, and a separate concise (300-400 phrases) dialogue of a current scientific improvement that they discovered significantly thrilling (stating why).Candidates might be thought of as they apply.#LI-EW1At Springer Nature, we worth the variety of our groups and work to construct an inclusive tradition, the place persons are handled pretty and may carry their variations to work and thrive. We empower our colleagues and worth their various views as we try to draw, nurture and develop the easiest expertise. Springer Nature was awarded Variety Workforce of the 12 months on the 2022 British Variety Awards. Discover out extra about our DEI work right hereWhen you’ve got any entry wants associated to incapacity, neurodivergence or a persistent situation, please contact us so we are able to make all needed lodging.For extra details about profession alternatives in Springer Nature please go to

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