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Job Title: (Senior) Associate Editor (m/f/d), Nature Human Behaviour
Location: London or Berlin
Closing date: February 2nd 2021
Nature Human Behaviour seeks a Locum Associate or Senior Editor with a background in the quantitative social sciences, epidemiology/public health or genetics to join its editorial team for a period of 12 months.
Launched in January 2017, Nature Human Behaviour publishes research of outstanding significance into any aspect of individual or collective human behaviour. The journal has a strong multidisciplinary identity, encompassing research across the social, biological, health, and physical sciences.
The successful candidate will report to the Chief Editor and play an important role in shaping the content and profile of the journal. You will participate in all aspects of the editorial process, including:
This is a full-time position and will be located in our London or Berlin offices.
For Berlin candidates, 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 and a generous and flexible vacation package
• Discounted public transport
• Discounted book prices
• An excellent on-site cafeteria
Terms for Berlin
Working Hours: Full-time (37 hours/week)
Company: Springer Nature AG & Co. KGaA
Contact: Barbara Thorwarth (HR Manager)
To apply: Please submit your CV, a covering letter, stating your salary expectations and a concise discussion (500 words maximum) of recent scientific developments in human behaviour research which you have found particularly exciting (stating why).
Applications will be reviewed upon receipt and should arrive no later than December 8th 2020. In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, interviews will take place over video conference.
Excited by the prospect of joining us? We are looking forward to your online application!