Language Editor

De Gruyter Open is currently seeking Language Editors for journal Open Engineering (formerly Central European Journal of Engineering) and for the Emerging Science Journal program in Engineering.

IDEAL CANDIDATE PROFILE

  • specialist in Engineering
  • PhD student or researcher who recently earned their PhD and continues to work in science
  • fluent in English
  • actively using the Internet
  • editorial experience is not required

BRIEF JOB DESCRIPTION

Associate Editors work from home using their own computers and internet connection. Their role is to support the Managing Editor in:

  • attracting high quality submissions
  • promoting published articles to readers and citers
  • promoting the journal to the scientific community

Associate Editors work part-time and are not paid. Instead, they are offered a unique opportunity to acquire experience in and understanding of professional scientific publishing.

WHAT WE OFFER IN RETURN

  • work in a dynamic team and exciting publishing project
  • the opportunity to acquire experience in modern and professional scientific publishing
  • the opportunity to establish connections with the most recognized experts in your field
  • your name added to the list of Editors on our website
  • references and recommendation letters

CONTACT

Candidates interested in the position are requested to send their cover letter and CV to hr29@degruyteropen.comwith the subject line “Language Editor” plus their field of expertise/sub-discipline, for example:

  1. For Open Engineering: “Language Editor/Open Engineering”.
  2. For Emerging Science Journal program: “Language Editor/ name of subdiscipline”.