Journal of Integrative Plant Biology Recruitment Notice: Executive Chief Editor

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    Journal of Integrative Plant Biology Recruitment Notice: Executive Chief Editor

    The Journal of Integrative Plant Biology (JIPB) is a monthly plant biology journal that reports scientific discoveries by using integrative genetic, chemical, cell and molecular biological approaches. As one of the leading Wiley-Blackwell journals, JIPB is available in over 14,300 libraries worldwide and is indexed by 67 databases such as SCI, PubMed, Google Scholar, CA, BA and BIOSIS (website at We are currently looking for an Executive Chief Editor to work under the supervision of the Chief Editor and the board members to promote the journal in the plant science community, and to bridge the communication among the editorial board, the reviewers, the authors and the publisher. The ideal candidate should find creative ways to increase the journal’s visibility by organizing special issues, setting up a user-friendly public access system, and ensuring an efficient publication cycle. The annual salary will be 200,000 RMB to 300,000 RMB, depending on qualifications. The position is open from September 21st, 2012, until filled.

    Main Responsibilities:
    1.Assisting the Chief Editor in promoting the development of JIPB, and guiding the editorial business;
    2.Guiding the development direction, and planning and organizing editing activity;
    3. Facilitating communication with researchers and promoting JIPB;
    4.In charge of the evaluation of manuscript quality, and the assignment of manuscripts to editors;
    5.Writing academic news and presentations of scientific research achievements;
    6.Participating in manuscript processing and special issue publication.

    1.Ph.D. degree in botany, biochemistry, genetics and other related area with more than two publications as the first or corresponding author in SCI journals whose impact factors are greater than 9;
    2.Over three years of scientific research experience abroad, professional English writing skills and fluent oral English, and a high academic level and interest in promoting the development of academic journals;
    3.Possesses an innovative spirit and good coordination and organization skills;
    4.Other qualifications in accordance with the Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences.

    To apply, please send your application, including your CV, to Ping He at

Editorial Office, Journal of Integrative Plant Biology, Institute of Botany, CAS
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