AIP Publishing is seeking an Editor-in-Chief for Applied Physics Reviews (APR).
The Editor in Chief will engage in building a robust article commissioning strategy for the journal and will work closely with the Publisher, Director of Editorial Development, and the Executive Editor, to develop, communicate, and implement a shared vision forApplied Physics Reviews.
Candidates should be highly regarded scientists with significant professional visibility and reputation within the global physics community. The successful candidate will bring a vision and passion for excellence to the role as well as strong leadership and interpersonal skills. Adopting a strategic view will be important, as will working collaboratively with a committed editorial team to translate that strategy into a vibrant editorial program. This is an exciting and challenging position at a time of change in scholarly publications and communication.
There are no geographic limitations to the Editor’s location. The initial appointment is for five years with the possibility of renewal. The successful candidate will be paid an honorarium commensurate with the roles and responsibilities of the position.
The search committee welcomes either applications or nominations of potential candidates. A nomination can be a short note suggesting a suitable candidate. An application should consist of a Curriculum Vitae and a statement of the applicant's vision and future aspirations for Applied Physics Reviews. The statement should be no more than 3 pages and should include a few paragraphs on your leadership experience and scientific accomplishments that make you uniquely qualified for the Editor-in-Chief position.
Applications or nominations received before February 1, 2019 will receive full consideration. A Search Committee will advise AIP Publishing regarding suitable candidates for the position. Please send applications or nominations by e-mail with the subject line 'Editor Search' to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Applied Physics Reviews — APR is a highly cited journal featuring significant research and reviews that cover all areas of applied physics. The journal’s focus is on experimental or theoretical research alongside the applications of physics to other branches of science and engineering. In 2019 the journal is expanding its reach to include original research articles. APR will be accepting submissions on important and novel studies of high quality and general interest to the applied physics community. Authors will have a unique opportunity to publish their work in an established, cutting edge journal. For more information on APR visit apr.aip.org.
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