Locum Associate Editor, Nature Biotechnology at Springer Nature

Posted in Writing/Editing 17 days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: New York, New York

Job Description:

Springer Nature is one of the world’s leading global research, educational and professional publishers. It is home to an array of respected and trusted brands and imprints, with more than 170 years of combined history behind them, providing quality content through a range of innovative products and services. Every day, around the globe, our imprints, books, journals and resources reach millions of people, helping researchers and scientists to discover, students to learn and professionals to achieve their goals and ambitions. The company has almost 13,000 staff in over 50 countries.

Locum Associate Editor Nature Biotechnology: New York or London

Nature Biotechnology, Springer Nature


Locum Associate Editor (Immunology and antibody engineering, genetic engineering and genome editing and sensors)


Nature Biotechnology is Springer Nature’s premier research journal focusing on bioengineering. It publishes research describing new concepts in biological technology of relevance to medicine, food/agriculture, chemicals, materials, energy and the environment. Areas covered include advances in genome editing, omics, antisense and RNAi, computational biology, immunology and antibody engineering, molecular and protein engineering, cancer research, cellular therapy and regenerative medicine, biomaterials and sensors, energy and plant/agricultural biotechnology.


We are seeking a researcher, particularly with a background in immunology, molecular biology or computational biology, to join our team as a Locum Editor. Locum editors at Nature Biotechnology critically evaluate manuscripts for suitability for the journal, select appropriate peer reviewers and manage the peer review process as well as other editorial tasks designated by the Chief Editor.


Candidates must have a PhD in an area relevant to immunology, molecular biology, genetics and omics, or computational biology, preferably with postdoctoral experience and a strong research record. Applicants from academic labs or industry are welcome, although experience in a biotechnology company is not required for this role. Editorial experience is beneficial but not required.


This position is available from July 1 for 6 months and is preferably based in Nature's New York or London office but positions in other offices may also be considered.



We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes:


- Medical, Dental and Vision

- Life and AD&D

- 401(k)

- Flexible Spending Accounts

- Transit Accounts

- Tuition Assistance

- Summer Hours.


Springer Nature is an Equal Opportunity Employer that complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO Is

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