RELX Group Editorial Opportunities in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Editorial Opportunities


Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

To expand our commitment to promoting cross-pollination of ideas beyond the life sciences, Cell Press will be launching journalsin the physical sciences. Cell Press has already successfully taken its formula of world class author service and innovative approaches to publishing into the chemistry and energy research communities, with the launches of Chem and Joule . We are now launching journals in additional areas and we are seeking talented scientists with expertise in the areas of:

  • Environmental sustainability

  • Materials

  • Physics

  • Chemistry

In an editorial role on one of these new journals, you will help scientists publish their best work, stay abreast in your field, expand your networks in the scientific community through travel to conferences and lab visits, and have the opportunity to think about new ways of publishing scientific content.

Qualified candidates will have:

  • A PhD or other relevant doctoral degree in a field related to one of the above topics

  • A passion for helping scientists publish their work.

  • Experience as a full-time professional editor is a plus, but not required.

  • Enthusiasm for working with people.Collaboration and networking are core aspects of the job.

  • The ability to think conceptually and critically about a wide range of scientific issues.

  • A results-oriented approach to goals and objectives.

  • Strong organizational skills, and the ability to prioritize, focus, and achieve desired goals.

Elsevier at is a global information analytics business that helps institutions and professionals progress science, advance healthcare and improve performance for the benefit of humanity.We help researchers make new discoveries, collaborate with their colleagues, and give them the knowledge they need to find funding. We help governments and universities evaluate and improve their research strategies. We help doctors save lives, providing insight for physicians to find the right clinical answers, and we support nurses and other healthcare professionals throughout their careers.

Elsevier provides digital solutions and tools in the areas of strategic research management, R&D performance, clinical decision support, and professional education; including ScienceDirect at , Scopus at , SciVal at , ClinicalKey at and Sherpath at . Elsevier publishes over 2,500 digitized journals, including The Lancet at and Cell at , more than 35,000 e-book titles and many iconic reference works, including Gray’s Anatomy at .Elsevier is part of RELX Group, a global provider of information and analytics for professionals and business customers across industries.

Elsevier employs over 7,000 people in more than 70 offices worldwide. We are an employer of choice, attracting and developing talented and creative people who thrive in a challenging and fast-paced environment. We offer an excellent compensation and benefits package as well as a real opportunity for career growth in a growing organization. Elsevier is an equal opportunity employer: qualified applicants are considered for and treated during employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship status, disability status, protected veteran status, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. If a qualified individual with a disability or disabled veteran needs a reasonable accommodation to use or access our online system, that individual should please contact 1.877.734.1938 or .