Scientific Editor, Cell Discovery CAS Center for Excellence in Molecular Cell Science Shanghai Institute of Biochemistry and Cell Biology Chinese Academy of Sciences
Cell Discovery is an open access journal that publishes results of highsignificance and broad interest in all areas of molecular and cellbiology. Now we are seeking 1-2 full-time, in-house scientific editorsto join its editorial team. The Scientific Editor will be trained toplay roles in providing immediate and satisfactory supports to theEditor-in-Chief in all aspects of manuscript processing, which includebut are not limited to assessing submitted papers, overseeing thereviewing process, and commissioning review articles. The key qualitiesthe journal looks for are breadth of scientific interest and the abilityto think critically about a wide range of scientific issues.
The qualified candidate is expected to be or has: 1. Highly self motivated and creative (highly interested in the work ofscientific editing); 2. Doctor’s degree in cell biology and molecular cell biology or relatedfields; 3. Good command of English and basic computer skills. Knowledge of Adobesoftware (Photoshop, Acrobat, etc) is beneficial; 4. Strong sense of responsibility, collaboration and independence; 5. Patience, carefulness and consideration; 6. Strong interpersonal and communication skills; 7. Open-minded and competent to learn new ideas and techniques.
Applicants interested in this position should send his/her applicationmaterials, including Curriculum Vitae and personal statement by email to(subject: CD editor application)