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Job titel: Associate or Senior Editor, Nature Reviews Psychology
Location: London, Berlin or New York
Closing date: November 6th 2020
The Nature Reviews journals are unique resources and teaching tools, widely used by students and faculty. Dedicated to filtering and condensing the latest advances in their respective fields, the Reviews journals play an increasingly important part in improving the accessibility of original research.
Nature Reviews Psychology will join our highly influential family of Nature Reviews journals in 2022, publishing commissioned Review, Perspective and Comment articles covering the full breadth of psychological science, its applications, and wider societal implications. Core areas of the journal include clinical psychology, cognition & cognitive science, developmental psychology, emotion science, judgment & decision-making, sensation & perception, personality & social psychology, and psycholinguistics.
We are seeking an enthusiastic and motivated (Senior) Associate Editor with broad understanding of the psychology landscape, a keen eye for new developments and research trends, strong writing ability, and excellent organizational and interpersonal skills, to join the editorial team and help shape the identity of this new journal. You will work closely with the Chief Editor to:
A key aspect of the job is liaising with the scientific community through meetings, laboratory visits and international conferences. Therefore, a willingness to travel (when appropriate and required) and meet scientists worldwide, learn more about them and their research, and help them learn more about us and what we are looking for in the papers we seek to publish, is essential.
Although all candidates will be considered, preference will be given to those with a background in social or clinical psychology. No editorial experience is required as full training will be provided, but previous editorial experience will be an advantage.
This is a full-time position, located in our London, Berlin or New York offices.
At Springer Nature we value and celebrate the diversity of our people. We recognize 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.
For Berlin candidates, we offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes:
Interested candidates should submit a recent CV, a brief cover letter explaining their interest in the position and salary expectation, and 5 ideas for review articles to include in the journal (complete with a short scope and suggested researcher to write the review).
Closing date: November 6th 2020
Excited by the prospect of joining us? We are looking forward to your online application!
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