Associate or Senior Editor, (Earth & Environment)
Nature Reviews Earth & Environment is an online-only reviews journal, publishing Reviews, Perspectives, and Technical Reviews on significant advances in Earth and environmental science. Key themes of the journal include weather and climate, surface processes, and solid Earth. Our broad scope and accessible format ensures that articles reach the widest possible audience.
We are recruiting an Associate or Senior Editor to join us in Springer Nature’s London headquarters working closely with the Chief Editor, to commission articles, edit manuscripts, organise peer review, and write for the journal. A key aspect of the job is liaising with the scientific community through laboratory visits and international conferences. Therefore, a willingness to travel, when appropriate and required is essential.
You will ideally have a PhD in a core aspect of solid Earth science (geology, geophysics, geochemistry, seismology, volcanology, or similar), a broad interest in Earth and environmental science, and ideally relevant postdoctoral research experience.
You will also possess broad scientific knowledge and training, excellent literary skills, the ability to absorb new areas of research, and a keen interest in the practice and communication of science.
Previous editorial experience would be an advantage, but is not essential and full training will be given.
To Apply: Applicants should send:
• A CV and a cover letter explaining your interest in the post and salary expectations.
• 5 ideas for reviews across solid Earth topic, plus potential appropriate authors and a brief rationale (150 words)
Closing Date: 12th June 2020