Associate Editor

De Gruyter Open is currently seeking Associate Editors for journal Open Life Sciences (formerly Central European Journal of Life Sciences).

IDEAL CANDIDATE PROFILE

  • specialist in Life Sciences
  • 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 (both documents in English) to hr7@degruyteropen.com, with the subject line “Associate Editor/Open Life Sciences”.