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RELX Group Scientific Editor in Cambridge, Massachusetts

We are looking for a full-time scientific editor to join the Cell editorial team. We welcome applications from candidates with expertise in any topic area covered by the journal, and we are interested in considering candidates with translational and clinical research experience. Previous editorial experience is helpful but not required. We are open to considering candidates at junior and senior levels.

The core responsibilities of this position include:

  • Recruiting exciting research studies and review material

  • Assessing submitted research papers

  • Overseeing the peer review process

  • Engaging the scientific community in their labs and at conferences to learn about scientific developments and establish relationships

As an editor at Cell, you will also have opportunities to contribute to broader Cell Press initiatives, advocate for science, provide thought leadership, and influence the practice and direction of science and scientific communication.

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