Executive Editor

Company : AIP Publishing
Location : Melville, NY
Closing Date : July 31, 2018
Website : https://publishing.aip.org/careers

ExecutiveEditor - senior level position at a physics publisher with unlimited coffee and chocolate, excellent co-workers, and an unmatched retirement plan.

Why Should You Apply?

If you are a natural leader and critical thinker interested in making a scientific impact through scholarship and communication, then this is the position for you.

The Position:

AIP Publishing is looking for an Executive Editor to develop and lead a new portfolio of ‘high quality’ journals serving the Applied Physics, Chemical Physics and Bio-Physics communities. This newly created role will ensure the editorial success of this new brand which aims to publish the best research across the Physical Sciences.

The Executive Editor will need to:

  • have a clear vision and editorial strategy for the creation and on-going development of this new journal portfolio;
  • build and lead a dynamic team of staff and operate as part of a close-knit team;
  • lead the evolution of journal policies, workflows and systems to meet the needs of the research community;
  • represent AIP Publishing and its journals on an international stage.

Job Requirements:

This role will be based in AIP Publishing’s Long Island offices in New York and, as such, candidates must have the right to live and work in the U.S. Previous experience performing and managing peer-review as a journal editor is a must, alongside post-doctoral work in an area of relevance to the Physical Sciences. To apply please submit a CV and cover letter along with a brief statement highlighting the unique skills you would bring to this exciting role to https://publishing.aip.org/careers.

The Company:

AIP Publishing is a wholly owned not-for-profit subsidiary of the American Institute of Physics (AIP). AIP Publishing’s mission is to support the charitable, scientific and educational purposes of AIP through scholarly publishing activities in the fields of the physical and related sciences on its own behalf, on behalf of Member Societies of AIP, and on behalf of other publishing partners to help them proactively advance their missions. AIP Publishing’s portfolio comprises 28 highly regarded, peer-reviewed journals including the flagship journals Applied Physics Letters, Journal of Applied Physics, and The Journal of Chemical Physics, in addition to the AIP Conference Proceedings.

AIP Publishing offers a competitive salary with excellent benefits including medical, dental, vision, retirement and tuition assistance, as well as an onsite fitness center. Our collaborative office design encourages innovation and creativity with flexible spaces to suit a variety of working styles. We value and reward innovation and working together to meet the needs of customers and contribute to the success of the organization.

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