“… This role reports to the Senior Director, Corporate Governance, and is responsible for ensuring each member of the IEEE Board of Directors and the IEEE Assembly has the information needed to be a knowledgeable and fully participating volunteer. The IEEE Board of Directors is the highest body within IEEE and is charged with governing IEEE…”
“Consulting firm in Gaithersburg, MD, seeks a Senior Editor. This position entails editing diverse types of documents on many different health and environmental topics. The Senior Editor will collaborate closely with technical and non-technical staff to produce meeting summaries, newsletter content, strategic plans, fact sheets, and other documents. The ideal candidate will have experience working in the science or health publications field…”
‘… Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Chief Executive Officer is responsible for shaping, leading, and implementing the strategic direction for CSP, leadership in working with the Board, and leading the Senior Management Team in the overall management of the organization. The Chief Executive Officer develops and manages significant stakeholder relations and networks with the scholarly publishing, research, funding, and library communities to ensure adequate information for the setting of the strategic direction…”
“The Washington Post is looking for an energetic copy editor with a flair for headline writing, a strong understanding of language and style, and a familiarity with SEO, linking and working on digital files. Our desk handles copy across all Post platforms. In addition to editing stories, newsletters and blogs, tasks include crafting digital headlines and summaries, proofing interactive graphics and other digital projects, and writing captions…”
“… AIP Publishing is seeking a Head of Publishing (HoP) who will be responsible for developing and implementing an overall publishing and editorial strategy to sustainably grow AIP Publishing’s impact, influence and financial return to the American Institute of Physics (AIP)…”
American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons (ASES) is accepting applications for an experienced assistant to join our JSES Family of Journals. This part-time, remote position reports to the Managing Editor and Editor-in-Chief. The candidate will be responsible for the day-to-day processes of our Editorial Manager manuscript submission system for our online-only journals. Additional responsibilities will include light copy editing and review of proofs…”
Shared Collections Program Director, California Digital Library – Jack Farrell & Associates Oakland or Fully Remote, California
“The Shared Collections Program Director is charged to provide collaborative leadership and set the strategic direction for acquiring, building and managing the UC Libraries’ shared systemwide digital collection – one of the largest in the world … The position is responsible for both the systemwide negotiation, licensing, and management of shared digital materials for the UC Libraries, and for the university’s efforts to transition its systemwide online journal licenses to open access, thus supporting the university’s mission to make the fruits of its research available worldwide…”
“Princeton University Press (PUP) seeks a Digital and Audio Associate (DAA) to join the global development and intellectual property department, collaborating with colleagues working on digital and audio across the Press. Reporting to the Digital and Audio Publisher (DAP), the DAA must be positive, motivated, and demonstrate a strong interest in digital and audio publishing…”
SAGE is seeking to appoint a number of Managing Editors in China to develop its biomedical and engineering open access journals. The positions can be based in either SAGE’s Beijing or Shanghai office.
- Hands-on journal development, including special collection and standalone article commissioning for key open access journals
- Building specialised scientific knowledge of allocated journals and subject areas
- Selecting and inviting peer reviewers for a small group of key journals..”
“Student Media will hire editors-in-chief for four publications for fall 2020: Bod Magazine, Kaw Yearbook, Washburn Review newspaper and Washburn Review website. Essential Job Functions of Position EI – Cs are responsible for the overall management of Editor, Chief, Student, Media, Education, Business Services, Design, Spring…”
Editor-in-Chief, Biotechnology and Applied Biochemistry – International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
“The International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (IUBMB) seeks a new Editor-in-Chief for Biotechnology and Applied Biochemistry. Published since 1979, Biotechnology and Applied Biochemistry is dedicated to the rapid publication of high quality, significant research at the interface between life sciences and their technological exploitation. The Editor will consider papers for publication based on their novelty and impact as well as their contribution to the advancement of medical biotechnology and industrial biotechnology, covering cutting-edge research in synthetic biology, systems biology, metabolic engineering, bioengineering, biomaterials, biosensing, and nano-biotechnology…”
“Responsibilities The Managing Editor reports directly to the Editor-In-Chief. They oversee the news teams who cover campus events and coordinate story-telling in its various forms, across all platforms including print, digital, and broadcast, using w Editor, News, University, Staff, Media, Education, Business Services…”
HAT TIP TO THE SOCIETY FOR SCHOLARLY PUBLISHING AND THE FOLIO JOB BOARD
Tom is originally from Brooklyn N.Y but has spent his entire professional career in South Carolina, most recently as Head of Reference Services at the College of Charleston. As part of the Against the Grain and Charleston Conference team, he serves as the associate editor of the print ATG as well as the co-editor of the webpage. Tom’s conference duties include coordinating the Penthouse Suite interviews as well as the conference poster sessions.
He received his MLS from the University of Buffalo, SUNY and a second master’s in public administration from the College of Charleston and the Univ. of South Carolina. His wife Carol and he live in downtown Charleston and she is an artist and a tour guide offering historic walking tours of the city.