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Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.
Experience in scholarly publishing, specifically in a scientific or medical publishing setting;
Knowledge of editorial processes, scientific peer review;
Excellent oral and written communications skills for both scientific and lay audiences, including presentation and collaboration skills;
Strong prioritization and time management skills and the ability to meet tight deadlines;
Astute data analysis skills, including creating metrics to track and evaluate journal performance and monitor market trends in order to maintain a competitive advantage;
Experience in marketing and outreach, including use of social media to build a brand or establish a community;
Excellent networking skills and editorial acumen;
Highly motivated and achievement oriented.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
Education and Experience
Advanced degree, a Ph.D. while not required is highly preferred
Scientific publishing experience is required
Scientific background with a doctoral degree in a field related to biological and/or biomedical sciences is desired.
About American Physiological Society (APS)
Our organization is a member of FASEB. FASEB is made up of 30 scientific member societies, representing more than 130,000 researchers from around the world. Our members are scientific societies that share a common vision for the advancement of research and education in biological and biomedical sciences.