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Position: Chief Editor, Nature Neuroscience
Location: New York or London
Application deadline: May 14th, 2021
Springer Nature, the publisher of Nature, is looking to recruit a Chief Editor for Nature Neuroscience, a multidisciplinary journal publishing papers of the highest quality and significance across the span of research in neuroscience.
We are seeking a visionary Chief Editor, who will build upon the success of Nature Neuroscience covering all aspects of research in the field. The successful candidate will manage a talented and motivated in-house editorial team. Previous editorial experience is required and managerial experience is an advantage. We welcome candidates from diverse backgrounds. You must have a PhD in a relevant area. You would be based in our New York or London office.
This demanding and stimulating role calls for a passion for communicating science. A key aspect of the job is interacting with the scientific community and attending international conferences. You must, therefore, be prepared to travel, and have excellent relationship building skills. You will also be responsible for improving author and review services and helping the journal evolve to better serve the needs of the global research community.
To apply, please send: a CV; a statement (1,500 words maximum) that encapsulates your vision for the journal’s content, the position and longer-term development; and a brief cover letter detailing your salary expectations and explaining why you are interested in this position. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
All applications should be submitted by May 14th, 2021.
At Springer Nature we value and celebrate the diversity of our people. We recognise the many benefits of a diverse workforce and strive for an inclusive workplace that empowers all our colleagues to thrive. Our search for the best talent fully encompasses and embraces these values and principles.
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