Jobs Posted on the Whova Community Board of SSP 45th Annual Meeting
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Teaching & Learning Department Head
Auraria Library The Teaching and Learning, Department Head, a non-tenure track Instructor position, leads the Auraria Library’s efforts in planning, implementing, and managing information literacy instruction, outreach, and research services. This position provides leadership for all issues related to the library’s educational role such as student learning, online education, first-year and transfer, curriculum planning, student learning assessment, and instructor development as well as areas related to the library’s research support role such as scholarly communication, data literacy and support, citation management, research consultations, and campus research recognition and promotion. In response to strategic campus shifts toward hybrid modalities and a new emphasis on research, the Department Head will build an understanding of the library’s role and a framework for advancing the teaching and research missions across campus.
Journals Development Editor
American Society for Microbiology The Journal Development Editor (JDE) is responsible for the continued growth and detailed editorial strategy for journals in the assigned portfolio. The JDE works directly with the Editors in Chief to define short and long-term strategic goals for each title and oversees their execution and assessment. The JDE is ultimately responsible for ensuring that their assigned journals grow strategically and meet the needs of their respective communities. The JDE, in collaboration with marketing and communication colleagues, develops, and contributes to specific portfolio strategies to broaden visibility for authors, their portfolio and the journal program. This position is responsible for supervising the Managing Editor(s).
Digital Publishing Specialist
University of Illinois Library Reporting to the Head of Scholarly Communication and Publishing, the Digital Publishing Specialist will manage editorial and production workflows including those related to publication metadata, digital archiving, and document transformation. The incumbent will act as part of the Library’s effort to offer high quality, open access publishing services to the Urbana-Champaign campus and beyond through the Illinois Open Publishing Network (https://iopn.library.illinois.edu/) and related scholarly communication efforts. This position, as time allows, will contribute to related scholarly research metadata initiatives. For a full description, see the link below. -- The deadline is at the end of the conference, so if you are interested in chatting about this opportunity before or during the conference, please get in touch!
American Society for Microbiology The role of the Production Editor is to direct accepted manuscripts through the production process to final publication, completing quality assurance tasks at each step and ensuring that production schedules are met. The position also handles various journal website administration tasks.
Essential Functions (defines the critical end results expected of the jobholder related to the accountabilities above) -Coordinates the preparation and tracking of all journal content for assigned journals, ensuring the successful and timely publication of all content. -Completes quality assurance tasks for all articles published in assigned journals, checking for consistency and quality at different stages of production according to established quality assurance guidelines. -Monitors vendor performance and provides regular feedback to -Production and Quality Assurance Manager. -Identifies and recommends process improvements to maximize efficiency and ensure production accuracy and quality. -Supports authors through the publication process, addressing any queries effectively and courteously. -Coordinates with editorial and web teams to carry out various website administration tasks such as tagging article access, adding articles to Collections, and making text edits to journal web pages. Responsible for accuracy and timeliness of all posted content and online initiatives.
Community Engagement Manager, arXiv
arXiv arXiv is looking for a self-starter with an entrepreneurial mindset to join our leadership team as our next Community Engagement Manager. The Community Engagement Manager is responsible for defining and implementing arXiv’s communication strategy and managing and expanding our membership and sponsorship programs.
arXiv has transformed the scholarly communication and knowledge dissemination of multiple fields of physics, mathematics, computer science, quantitative biology, quantitative finance, and statistics, electrical engineering, systems science, and economics as new subject domains. It is a global resource, with 70% of institutional use coming from countries outside of the United States.
The Community Engagement Manager will:
* serve as a creative communications strategist, leveraging emerging communications trends, research, and techniques to connect to key audiences and stakeholders around the globe * develop campaigns to support arXiv’s mission, vision, project goals, and brand identity * develop, manage, and maintain successful relationships with arXiv stakeholders in academic libraries and library consortia, professional societies, research institutes, and other mission-aligned organizations to ensure a thriving membership and sponsorship program * cultivate relationships through in-person meetings, webinars, and other outreach and develop marketing materials * organize and implement giving campaigns to solicit support from individual arXiv users
American Society of Civil Engineers Would you like to work with a passionate and committed publishing technologies team? Would you like to contribute to digitizing an ever-growing body of knowledge for civil engineers?
· Providing support to publications staff as it pertains to editing, reviewing, and/or submitting XML content · Generating systems reports using Microsoft Azure, Google Looker, and Python · Depositing Digital Objects Identifiers (DOIs) into Crossref · Supporting Publications online platforms · Providing support to Senior Manager, Publishing Technologies · Any additional duties as assigned
The ideal candidate will have:
The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) is a global nonprofit professional membership association dedicated to the advancement of the civil engineering profession in order to serve the public good.
We cultivate a culture of inclusion for all employees that respects their individual strengths, views, and experiences. We believe that our differences enable us to be a better team – one that makes better decisions, drives innovation, and delivers better business results. All qualified candidates including historically excluded individuals, protected veterans, women, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Editor, Science Immunology
AAAS We have an exciting opportunity for an Editor, Science Immunology to join our Science Editorial department. The Immunology Editor helps shape the growth and development of our high impact journal, Science Immunology. The Editor requires strong editorial expertise with broad interests in immunology, a lively curiosity, and experience with peer review of scholarly research in the sciences. Responsibilities include executing the editorial mission of the journal and managing the editorial team. The Editor will also handle the review, selection, and editing of manuscripts, working with authors on revisions; soliciting reviews and special issues; and fostering contacts and communication with the scientific community. The Editor is expected to travel to scientific meetings.
JMIR Publications We are seeking an experienced, self-motivated, and enthusiastic Scientific Copyeditor based in or around the Greater Toronto Area (Ontario, Canada) to join our team. This is a full-time position that allows you to work remotely, with the exception of occasional in-person meetings at our downtown Toronto office. As a Scientific Copyeditor, your primary job responsibilities would include copyediting research manuscripts for accuracy, language, and style, as well as performing quality control checks on copyedited manuscripts. If you are passionate about health care research, detail oriented, thrive in a fast-paced environment, and want to make a meaningful impact in the field of scholarly publishing, we encourage you to apply for this position.
Integrated Marketing Manager
JMIR Publications We are looking to hire a talented Integrated Marketing Manager to join our team to help us in our overall marketing efforts. You will be an integral part of the execution of marketing plans to reach targets from brand awareness to product promotion and author submissions. Our ideal candidate has the ability to translate data, research and marketing plans that inform branding with campaign development and monitoring across all marketing channels.