WILEY CHINA IS HIRING!- Assistant Editor

We are in one of the most dynamic periods in our history as technology, globalism and economic diversity create far-reaching changes in the world. The demand for knowledge and learning has never been greater, and Wiley is at the forefront of meeting that need. We may have been founded over two centuries ago, but our secret to success remains the same: change with the times and adapt to meet the ever-evolving needs of our customers.

Wiley China now has the following job opening. If you enjoy working in an environment that spans across different cultures and develops people both personally and professionally, please send in your application and current resume to szhao@wiley.com.

Position Title:          Assistant Editor – Biomedical Engineering

Department:            In-house Editorial, Beijing

Manager:                 Editorial Manager – Bioscience

Working Location:   Beijing or Shanghai, China

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The editorial group of Wiley is offering Assistant Editor positions based in our Beijing or Shanghai offices for our internationally-renowned materials science, and life science journals. You will gain on-the-job experience in many different aspects of author services, such as the acquisition and development of journal content, peer-review procedures, content acquisition skills, and contact with authors and referees from all over the world.

Job Scope and Responsibilities:

  • Peer-review management for Wiley in-house journals
  • Networking with the global scientific and industrial communities
  • Representing Wiley and journals at conferences and institute visits
  • Acquisition of articles to further improve the journal profiles
  • Cooperation with global in-house editorial colleagues
  • Support of MaterialsViewsChina, Advanced Science News and other related portal and social media initiatives
  • Cooperation with other author services, marketing, and account management colleagues to drive China business

Preferred Qualifications:

  • PhD in Biomedical Engineering (Bioelectronics, Biomaterials, Biomedical Imaging and Biophotonics, Biosensors, Drug and Gene Delivery, Immune Engineering, Neural Engineering, Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, etc.)
  • Native Mandarin speaker with excellent English (written and oral)
  • Experience in scientific publishing and evaluation of scientific work
  • Good and fast grasp of the main aspects of scientific publications
  • Interest in scientific journalism
  • Team player, strong communication skills, willingness to travel

We would like to thank all applicants in advance and regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.