Associate or Senior Editor (m/w) Nature Cell Biology in Berlin, London, New York or Shanghai

Employer
Springer Nature
Location
Germany
Posted
September 07 2017
Discipline
Life Sciences, Biology
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia

Location: New York, London, Berlin or Shanghai


Nature Research is a flagship portfolio of journals, products and services including Nature and the Nature-branded journals, dedicated to serving the scientific community.


Nature Cell Biology seeks an Associate or Senior Editor to join the editorial team.


Nature Cell Biology journal publishes high-quality papers in all areas of cell biology and provides a highly visible forum for communicating important advances to a broad readership. Members of the editorial team participate in all aspects of the editorial process including manuscript selection and managing the peer review process, commissioning and editing News & Views and Reviews articles, and writing for the journal. Nature Cell Biology editors also organise and attend conferences, visit laboratories, and maintain close contact with the international scientific community.


The successful candidate for this challenging and stimulating role will have a broad interest in science, excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills, and the ability to critically evaluate research submitted to the broad cell biological areas covered by the journal. He/she will be fluent in spoken and written English, with an eagerness to learn new fields and engage with the scientific community.


Applicants should have a Ph.D., and postdoctoral experience in cell biology or a related research area. Candidates with a strong research record in cancer biology are particularly encouraged to apply.


The position can be based in the Springer Nature offices in New York, London, Berlin or Shanghai.


We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes:


  • Varied and interesting tasks

  • An excellent working environment with flat hierarchies

  • A good work life balance with fair working hours + a generous and flexible vacation package

  • Discounted public transport

  • Discounted book prices

  • An excellent on-site cafeteria

Terms

Limitation: None

Working Hours: Full-time

Company and Location: Springer Science + Business Media Deutschland GmbH, Berlin


 


Excited by the prospect of joining us?


To apply, please submit a CV and cover letter explaining your interest in the position and your salary expectations, and a concise (700-1000 words) discussion of recently published scientific developments, which you have found particularly exciting.


This discussion should be in the style of Nature Cell Biology News & Views articles, but should not be about Nature Cell Biology papers.


Applications will be reviewed upon receipt and should arrive no later than 30th September 2017.


Springer Nature is an Equal Opportunity Employer. To learn more about our company, please visit our web site at www.nature.com


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