Microbiology Senior Editors: call for expressions of interest

05 December 2023

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Microbiology brings together communities of scientists from all microbiological disciplines and from around the world. The journal is looking to appoint Senior Editors to work closely with the Editorial Board: providing support and assistance to Editors in your section and working with the senior editorial team to discuss the priorities of the journal and opportunities for advancing your section.

Senior Editors of Microbiology play a key strategic role in the journal, ensuring that we publish high-quality research, and are engaged with the microbiological community and also in the strategy and direction of the journal.

We are looking for Senior Editors with demonstrated excellence in an area of microbiology across our topic areas but in particular we are looking for experts to lead panels in regulation, sensing and signalling, and eukaryotic microbiology (including parasitology and mycology). Please see full job description below:

Job description

The closing date for applications is 7 January 2024. If you are interested in the role, please email your cover letter and CV to Ffion-Haf Watson, [email protected]. As the Senior Editor role has a focus on the development of the journal, in your cover letter please include a statement of your vision as to how you can help take the journal forward, including your strategy for increasing high-quality submissions to the journal.

The Microbiology Society is committed to creating an inclusive culture that supports equality and diversity and fully reflects both its membership and the global microbiology community. The Society seeks to actively encourage all practices that reflect a diverse society.