Saturday, January 21, 2012
alt-lib Suggests: Copyeditor, Cell Press - Cambridge, MA - Elsevier
Copyeditor, Cell Press (click link to get to 'Apply Online' Button)
Copyeditor, Cell Press-SCI000FT
Elsevier : NA-United States-Massachusetts
Cell Press, an imprint of Elsevier, currently seeks a copyeditor to work within our Cambridge-based production team. Our copyeditors edit scientific research articles prior to publication. Although scientific literacy is helpful, copyeditors are not expected to have a scientific background. Topics include genetics, molecular biology, cellular and developmental biology, neuroscience, and immunology. A large component of the work involves electronic editing of text for accuracy, mechanics, and journal style.
Our perfect candidate will pay close attention to detail, possess exceptional English language skills, and work well independently in a deadline-oriented environment. A degree in English/Journalism or life science is preferred, 1-2 years of related experience a plus. Computer literacy required. The preferred level of education for this position is a bachelors level degree.