Jason Wilde

Jason Wilde is the current Board Chair of the STM Association (2017 – 2019) and Chief Publishing Officer for AIP Publishing, responsible for the leadership, vision, and growth of AIP Publishing’s publishing program.

AIP Publishing (AIPP) a wholly owned, not-for-profit subsidiary of the American Institute of Physics (AIP). AIPP’s mission is to support the charitable, scientific, and educational purposes of AIP through scholarly publishing activities in the Applied Physical Sciences on its own behalf as well as, select Member Societies of AIP. AIPP’s portfolio comprises 18 highly regarded peer reviewed journals including Applied Physics LettersJournal of Applied Physics, and The Journal of Chemical Physics. In 2018, AIPP’s Applied Physics Letters and Journal of Applied Physics were the of the most influential and highly cited journals in Applied Physics accounting for almost a quarter of the total citations in that discipline.

Before joining AIPP, Jason was Business Development Director for Nature Publishing Group (NPG). During his twelve years’ with NPG, Jason oversaw the creation of the Nature-branded physical science research journals and NPG’s Open Access publications Nature CommunicationsScientific Reports and Scientific Data. Prior to his career in publishing, Jason earned degrees from Dundee University (BEng in Electrical and Electronic Engineering), Cambridge University (PGCE in Balanced Science and Physics) and Durham University (PhD in Molecular Electronics).