Jobs and Openings

 

Positions available: Editorial Board Member


Journal of Geophysics, the oldest geophysical journal in the World now in its fourth edition (50-year Impact Factor: 32.18), is seeking to fill 30 Editorial Board member positions, in 30 Subject Subcategories.

A Ph.D. in geosciences or a related field is required.  This Call remains open until 1 September 2019 or until the positions became filled. To apply, send your CV. This is a volunteer position.

As strongly international, the journal welcomes applications from all over the world.

 


 

Positions available: External Reviewer


Journal of Geophysics, the oldest geophysical journal in the World now in its fourth edition (50-year Impact Factor: 32.18), is seeking to fill 200 External Reviewer positions in all Subject Categories and Subcategories.

A Ph.D. in geosciences or a related field is required. This Call remains open until 1 September 2019 or until the positions became filled.  To apply, send your CV. This is a volunteer position.

As strongly international, the journal welcomes applications from all over the world.

 


 

Position available: Copyeditor

 

Journal of Geophysics, the oldest geophysical journal in the World now in its fourth edition (50-year Impact Factor: 32.18), is looking for passionate individuals who believe in Open Access to research results.

The Technical Editor/Copywriter helps create website content to promote programs and services by presenting information in an appealing, informative, concise and easy-to-understand manner to raise awareness by performing the following duties. She/he also copy-edits scientific papers submitted by researchers from all over the world.

Essential Functions

Prepares contents and new website pages/sections to reflect JoG services & programs;

Communicates with members of the Editorial Board as well as outside contacts such as authors, external reviewers, professional societies, universities, governmental agencies, and businesses;

Proofreads and edits as necessary.

Considers copyright laws such as registered/trademarked symbols, country of origin, etc.;

Assists other service and program staff on other projects as needed.

Required Education & Experience, etc.

Native speaker of English language;

Bachelor's or Masters in English (or other Humanities), Communications, or Marketing;

Advanced degree (or pursuing current graduate coursework) in Earth Sciences desirable;

Excellent written and verbal communication, presentation, and editing skills;

Previous experience as a copywriter/website content specialist preferred;

Experience in the web development field and managing digital content;

Strong organization skills with emphasis on being conscientious and detail-oriented;

Demonstrated ability to prioritize, multi-task, and work with minimal supervision remotely.

 

We are looking for volunteers who believe in our mission and are willing to commit at least 10 hours a week for a minimum of six months. To apply, send your resume. Promotion potential: (A) Section Editor; (B) Associate Editor.