The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), publisher of the international journal Science, has initiated a search for a new Editor-in-Chief. One of the premier journals in the world, Science is published weekly and includes reviews and reports of research across the spectrum of science and engineering, with an emphasis on those with cross-disciplinary impact and interest. The journal also serves as a forum for the presentation and discussion of the latest news and other issues surrounding science, with particular emphasis on the interactions among science, technology, government, and society.
In selecting an Editor-in-Chief, the Board of Directors will give weight to evidence of significant achievement in scientific research, editorial experience and creativity, awareness of leading trends broadly in science and scientific communication, and managerial abilities.
Applications or nominations should be accompanied by complete curriculum vitae, including refereed publications, and should be sent to: Gretchen Seiler, Executive Secretary, Search Committee, 1200 New York Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20005. Salary is negotiable based on qualifications and experience. Application materials should be sent by September 15, 2012.
The AAAS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. [Posted 23 August 2012]