BJOG is inviting applications for the position of Editor-in-Chief, with a start date of 1 January 2019.
Overview of BJOG
BJOG is the RCOG’s editorially independent academic research journal. The Journal publishes original, peer-reviewed work in all areas of obstetrics and gynaecology, including contraception, urogynaecology, fertility, oncology and clinical practice. Its aim is to publish the highest quality medical research in women's health, worldwide. For further information, please visit www.rcog.org.uk.
Overview of role
The Editor-in-Chief is responsible for the strategic direction of the journal. He/she must also supervise and coach an excellent team of Scientific Editors, with the support of three Deputy Editors-in-Chief, and take final responsibility for all published articles. The role requires a high level of expertise to oversee new developments and to provide intellectual input. An understanding of the publishing business model and how it is changing is necessary. Editorial and strategic experience is essential.
The BJOG Editor-in-Chief receives an annual honorarium.
For further information and details of how to apply, please click the ‘Apply’ button.
Closing date for applications: 11.59pm Sunday 30 September
Shortlisted applicants will be invited for interview in October
Start date as BJOG Editor-in-Chief: 1 January 2019
For more information on this role, please contact Abigail Cantor, Head of Publishing by email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or telephone (+44 (0) 20 7772 6440).