Editors and Advisory Boards (2022)

Chief Scientific Advisors

Garret A. FitzGerald, M.D.
McNeil Professor in Translational Medicine and Therapeutics
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA, USA

Elazer R. Edelman, M.D., Ph.D.
Thomas D. and Virginia W. Cabot Professor of Health Sciences and Technology
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, MA, USA

Scientific Advisory Board
Complete List

Previous Associate Scientific Advisory Board
Complete List (2010–2020)

Editor-in-Chief,ScienceJournals
Holden Thorp, Ph.D.

Executive Editor,ScienceJournals
Monica M. Bradford

Editorial Staff

Biographical sketches

Orla M. Smith, Ph.D.
Editor,Science Translational Medicine
Education: B.Sc. Zoology, King’s College, University of London; Ph.D. Biochemistry, Royal Free Hospital School of Medicine, University of London; Post-doctoral research: Medical College of Wisconsin, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
Areas of responsibility: neurodegenerative disease, neuropsychiatry, infectious disease, microbiome, parasitology, stem cells and regenerative medicine
email:[emailprotected]

Caitlin A. Czajka, Ph.D.
Senior Editor
Education: B.S.E. Bioengineering, University of Pittsburgh; Ph.D. Biomedical Science, Medical University of South Carolina; Postdoctoral research: University of Pittsburgh
Areas of responsibility: Biomaterials, bioengineering, tissue engineering, regenerative medicine, medical devices, cardiovascular disease, musculoskeletal disease, vascular diseases, neurotechnology
email:[emailprotected]

Melissa Norton, M.D.
Senior Editor
Education: B.A. Biology, Dartmouth College; M.D. Washington University School of Medicine; Residency: Internal medicine, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri
Areas of responsibility: Sepsis, muscle diseases, gene therapy, medical genetics, biomarkers, clinical trials,respiratory disorders
email:[emailprotected]

Catherine A. Charneski, Ph.D.
Associate Editor
Education: B.Sc. Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of Bath, UK; Ph.D. Biology, University of Bath, UK;Postdoctoral research: University of Düsseldorf, Germany; MRC London Institute of Medical Sciences and Imperial College, UK
Areas of responsibility: microbiome, metabolomics, diabetes, obesity, metabolism, liver disease, machine learning
email:[emailprotected]

Christiana N. Fogg, Ph.D.
Associate Editor
Education: B.S. Animal Science, Cornell University; Ph.D. Cell Biology and Molecular Genetics, University of Maryland, College Park; Postdoctoral research: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH
Areas of responsibility: Malaria, neglected tropical diseases, infectious disease, immunology, vaccines, autoimmunity, allergy
email:[emailprotected]

Dorothy L. Hallberg, Ph.D.
Associate Editor
Education: B.S. Biology and Anthropology, Bucknell University; MSc Oncology, Oxford University; Ph.D. Human Genetics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; Postdoctoral Research, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Areas of responsibility: cancer, ctDNA, human genetics, omics, computational biology
email:[emailprotected]

Courtney S. Malo, Ph.D.
Associate Editor
Education: B.S. Biological Sciences, University of South Carolina; Ph.D. Biomedical Sciences in Immunology, Mayo Clinic; Postdoctoral research: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH
Areas of responsibility: Immunology, immunotherapy, autoimmunity, allergy, infectious disease, vaccines
email:[emailprotected]

Mattia Maroso, Ph.D.
Associate Editor
Education: B.S. Biotechnology, University of Milan, Italy; Ph.D. Neuroscience, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands; Postdoctoral research: University of California, Irvine; Stanford University
Areas of responsibility: neurology, neuroscience, epilepsy, stroke, neuroimaging, vision, neuroinflammatory diseases, neural stem cells, neurotechnology, fibrosis
email:[emailprotected]

Scientific Advisory Board Members

James Beeson, MB BS, Ph.D.
Deputy Director and NHMRC Research Fellow
Burnet Institute
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Wolfgang Bergmeier, Ph.D.
Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics
UNC Blood Research Center
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA

Sonja M. Best, Ph.D.
Chief, Innate Immunity and Pathogenesis Unit
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD, USA

Timothy R. Billiar, M.D.
George Vance Foster Professor and Chair, Department of Surgery
Executive Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Bruce Blazar, M.D.
Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Chief, Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplantation Program
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN, USA

Jeff Bluestone, Ph.D.
Director, UCSF Diabetes Center
San Francisco, CA, USA

Onur Boyman, M.D.
Professor and Chair of Clinical Immunology
University of Zurich
Zurich, SWITZERLAND

Director, Department of Immunology
University Hospital Zurich
Zurich, SWITZERLAND

Vania Broccoli, Ph.D.
San Raffaele Hospital
CNR Institute of Neuroscience
Milan, ITALY

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Tania Bubela, J.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Dean
Faculty of Health Sciences
Simon Fraser University
Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA

Martine D. Clozel, M.D.
Chief Scientific Officer (CSO)
Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Allschwil, SWITZERLAND

Jacob Corn, Ph.D.
Professor of Genome Biology
Department of Biology
ETH
Zurich, SWITZERLAND

Grégoire Courtine, Ph.D.
Professor, Center for Neuroprosthetics and Brain Mind Institute
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL)
Lausanne, SWITZERLAND

Michele De Palma, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
School of Life Sciences
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)
(Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne)
Lausanne, SWITZERLAND

Steven Deeks, M.D.
Professor of Medicine in Residence
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, USA

Sudhansu K. Dey, Ph.D.
Lova Riekert Chair and Professor
Director, Reproductive Sciences
Professor, Division of Developmental Biology Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Cincinnati, OH, USA

Harry C. Dietz, M.D.
Professor, Institute of Genetic Medicine
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD, USA

Stephanie K. Dougan, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Immunology
Harvard Medical School and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Boston, MA, USA

Georg N. Duda, Ph.D.
Director, Julius Wolff Institute
Charité Universitätsmedizin, Berlin
Berlin, GERMANY

Sabine A. Eming, M.D.
Professor, Department of Dermatology
University of Cologne
Cologne, GERMANY

Padraic Fallon, Ph.D, D.Sc.
Professor of Translational Immunology
School of Medicine
Trinity Biomedical Sciences Institute
Trinity College Dublin
Dublin, IRELAND

Thomas Fehr, M.D.
Professor
University of Zurich
Zurich, SWITZERLAND

Neil Ferguson, Ph.D.
Director
MRC Centre for Global Infectious Disease Analysis
Imperial College London
London, England, UK

Mark C. Fishman, M.D.
Professor
Department of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology
Harvard University
Cambridge, MA, USA

Scott L. Friedman, M.D.
Dean for Therapeutic Discovery
Professor of Medicine, Liver Diseases, Pharmacology and Systems Therapeutics
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
New York, NY, USA

Geoffrey S. Ginsburg, M.D., Ph.D.
Chief Medical and Scientific Officer
All of UsResearch Program
National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD, USA

Mithat Gönen, Ph.D.
Chief, Biostatistics Service
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY 10021, USA

Jeffrey I. Gordon, M.D.
Director, Center for Genome Sciences
Washington University in St. Louis, School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO, USA

J. Timothy Greenamyre, M.D., Ph.D.
Love Family Professor & Vice-Chair of Neurology
Director, Pittsburgh Institute forNeurodegenerative Diseases
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Eric Hoffman, Ph.D.
CEO
Reveragen BioPharma
Rockville, MD, USA

Associate Dean for Research
School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Binghamton University – SUNY
Binghamton, NY, USA

David Holtzman, M.D.
Andrew B. and Gretchen P. Jones Professor and Chairman of Neurology
Professor of Developmental Biology, Associate Director of the Alzheimer's Disease Research Center Member of the Hope Center for Neurological Disorders
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO, USA

Kenya Honda, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Keio University School of Medicine
Tokyo, JAPAN

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Gökhan S. Hotamisligil, M.D., Ph.D.
James S. Simmons Professor of Genetics & Metabolism
Chair, Department of Genetics & Complex Diseases
Harvard University, School of Public Health
Boston,MA, USA

Steven E. Hyman, M.D.
Provost, Harvard University
Professor of Neurobiology
Harvard Medical School
Boston,MA, USA

Carl H. June, M.D.
Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA, USA

J. Michelle Kahlenberg, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI, USA

Kejal Kantarci, M.D., M.S.
Katherine B. Andersen Professor
Division of Neuroradiology
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
Rochester, MN, USA

Stephen F. Kingsmore, MB, ChB, BAO, DSc, FRCPath
President and CEO
Rady Pediatric Genomic and Systems Medicine Institute
San Diego, CA, USA

Frank Klawonn, Ph.D.
Department of Biostatistics
Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research
Braunschweig, GERMANY

Marina Konopleva, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Oncology and Molecular Pharmacology
Director, Leukemia Program and Co-Director, Translational Blood Cancer Institute
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx, NY, USA

Professor of Medicine
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX, USA

Robert Langer, Ph.D.
Institute Professor
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at MIT
Cambridge, MA, USA

Elizabeth M. McNally, M.D., Ph.D.
Ward Professor and Director
Center for Genetic Medicine
Northwestern University
Chicago, IL, USA

Lisa M. McShane, Ph.D.
Mathematical Statistician
National Cancer Institute
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD, USA

Michelle Monje, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Stanford University
Stanford, CA, USA

Bernard Munos, MBA, M.S.
Founder
InnoThink Center for Research in Biomedical Innovation
Indianapolis, IN, USA

Gary Nabel, M.D., Ph.D.
President, Chief Scientific Officer
ModeX Therapeutics
Natick, MA, USA

Rama Natarajan, Ph.D.
Deputy Director,Arthur Riggs Diabetes & Metabolism Research Institute
National Business Products Industry Endowed Professor of Diabetes Research Chair,
Department of Diabetes Complications and Metabolism
Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope
Duarte, CA, USA

Carl Nathan, M.D.
R. A. Rees Pritchett Professor of Microbiology and Chair
Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Weill Cornell Medicine
New York, NY, USA

Markus Neurath, M.D.
Chair of Internal Medicine
University Hospital Erlangen
Erlangen, GERMANY

Hiroyoshi Nishikawa, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Immunology
Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine
Chief, Division of Cancer Immunology
National Cancer Center
Tokyo, JAPAN

Kunle Odunsi, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center
Dean for Oncology, Biological Sciences Division
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL, USA

Eng Eong Ooi, Ph.D.
Professor
Programme in Emerging Infectious Diseases
Duke-NUS Medical School
SINGAPORE

Nickolas Papadopoulos, Ph.D.
Professor, Oncology and Pathology
Director of Translational Genetics
Ludwig Center for Cancer Genetics & Therapeutics
The Johns Hopkins Institutions
Baltimore, MD, USA

Simone Pecetta, Ph.D.
Discovery Project Leader
GlaxoSmithKline R&D
Siena, ITALY

Leonard Petrucelli, Ph.D.
Chair and Ralph B. and Ruth K. Abrams Professor
Department of Neuroscience
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Jacksonville, FL, USA

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Virginia Pitzer, Sc.D.
Associate Professor of Epidemiology
Yale School of Public Health
New Haven, CT, USA

Kornelia Polyak, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA, USA

Frank Porreca, Ph.D.
Professor of Pharmacology and Anesthesiology
Department of Pharmacology
College of Medicine, University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ, USA

Glenn Prestwich, Ph.D.
Presidential Professor of Medicinal Chemistry
Presidential Special Assistant and Director, Entrepreneurial Faculty Scholars
The University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT, USA

Rino Rappuoli, Ph.D.
Global Head of Vaccines Research
Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics
Siena, ITALY

Jeremy N. Rich, M.D., MHS, MBA
Deputy Director for Research, Hillman Cancer Center
Professor of Neurology
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Pittsburgh, PA, USA

José-Alain Sahel, M.D.
Professor of Ophthalmology
Pierre and Marie Curie University
Chairman, Department of Opthalmology
National Eye Hospital
Director, Vision Institute
INSERM-UPMC
Paris, FRANCE

Professor and Chairman
Department of Ophthalmology
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Alan R. Saltiel, Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine
Altman Clinical and Translational Research Institute
University of California, San Diego School of Medicine
La Jolla, CA 92037, USA

Helen Scharfman, Ph.D.
Professor
Departments of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Physiology and Neuroscience, and Psychiatry
New York University Neuroscience Institute
New York University Langone Health
New York, NY, USA

Senior Research Scientist
Center for Dementia Research
The Nathan Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research
Orangeburg, NY, USA

Nicholas Schiff, M.D.
Jerold B. Katz Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience
Feil Family Brain and Mind Research Institute
Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, NY 10065, USA

Fu-Dong Shi, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Neurology
Tianjin Medical University General Hospital
Tianjin, CHINA

Chief Neurologist
Department of Neuroimmunology
Beijing Tiantan Hospital
Capital Medical University
Beijing, CHINA

Gerald I. Shulman, M.D., Ph.D.
George R. Cowgill Professor of Medicine (Endocrinology)
Professor of Cellular and Molecular Physiology
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Yale University
New Haven, CT, USA

Bin Tean Teh, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
Duke-NUS Medical School
SINGAPORE

Deputy Director (Research)
National Cancer Centre of Singapore
SINGAPORE

Eric J. Topol, M.D.
Director
Scripps Translational Science Institute
La Jolla, CA, USA

Livio Trusolino, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Histology
Department of Oncology
University of Torino School of Medicine
Candiolo Cancer Institute – IRCCS
Turin, ITALY

Daniel J. Tschumperlin, Ph.D.
Professor of Physiology and Biomedical Engineering
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
Rochester, MN, USA

Matthias von Herrath, M.D
Professor
La Jolla institute for Immunology
La Jolla, CA, USA

Vice President and Senior Medical Officer
Novo Nordisk
Copenhagen,DENMARK

Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic, Ph.D.
Mikati Foundation Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Medical Sciences
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Columbia University
New York, NY, USA

Juliane Walz, M.D.
Senior Physician and Professor
Clinical Collaboration Unit Translational Immunology and Department for Immunology
University Hospital Tübingen
Tübingen, GERMANY

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Ralph Weissleder, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor & Director of the Center for Systems Biology
Massachusetts General Hospital
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA, USA

David S. Wilkes, M.D.
Dean, School of Medicine
James Carroll Flippin Professor of Medical Science
University of Virginia School of Medicine
Charlottesville, VA, USA

Keith R. Yamamoto, Ph.D.
Vice Chancellor for Research
Executive Vice Dean, School of Medicine
Professor, Departments of Cellular/Molecular Pharmacology and Biochemistry/Biophysics
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, USA

Elias Zerhouni, M.D.
President
Global Research and Development
Sanofi-Aventis
Paris, FRANCE

Frauke Zipp, M.D.
Director, Department of Neurology
Johannes Gutenberg University Medical Center
Mainz, GERMANY

Editorial Staff Biographical Sketches

Orla M. Smith, Ph.D.
Orla M. Smith is the Editor ofScience Translational Medicine. She comes to this position from the journalCell, where she was the founding Editor of the Leading Edge section with responsibility for all front end content, the popular SnapShot format and the Cell podcast. Prior to her time atCell, Orla was Biology Perspectives Editor atSciencewhere she also handled and edited manuscripts on neurodegenerative disease research. She began her career in scientific publishing as News and Views Editor at the journalNature Medicine. Orla has a Ph.D. in Biochemistry from the Royal Free Hospital School of Medicine, University of London, and did postdoctoral work on the cell and molecular biology of stem cells at the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions in Baltimore, Maryland.

Competing interests: Orla M. Smith has no financial or management interests in any biotechnology, pharmaceutical, medical device or medical bioengineering companies or other institutions

Caitlin A. Czajka, Ph.D.
Caitlin A. Czajka is a SeniorEditor atScience Translational Medicine. She holds her B.S.E. in Bioengineering from the University of Pittsburgh and her Ph.D. in Biomedical Science, Molecular and Cellular Biology and Pathobiology - Cardiovascular Biology from the Medical University of South Carolina. She completed her postdoctoral research at the University of Pittsburgh Vascular Medicine Institute prior to joiningScience Translational Medicine.

Competing interests: Caitlin A. Czajka has no financial or management interests in any biotechnology, pharmaceutical, medical device, or medical bioengineering companies or other institutions.

Melissa Norton, M.D.
Melissa Norton is a Senior Editor atScience Translational Medicine. She studied biology at Dartmouth College and went on to receive her M.D. from Washington University in St. Louis. She completed a residency in internal medicine at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis and worked as a hospitalist at St. Johns Mercy Medical Center. After moving to England in 2005, Melissa joined BioMed Central as Medical Editor of theBMCseries, and then became Editor-in-Chief of the series. She then moved toPLOS Medicine, where she served as Deputy Editor.

Competing interests: Melissa Norton has no financial or management interests in any biotechnology, pharmaceutical, medical device or medical bioengineering companies or other institutions.

Catherine A. Charneski, Ph.D.
Catherine Charneski is an Associate Editor atScience Translational Medicine. She received her Ph.D. in Biology with a focus on functional genomics from the University of Bath, UK. Catherine then did postdoctoral research on the systems biology of cellular metabolism and its regulation at the University of Düsseldorf, Germany, and as a Career Development Fellow at MRC London Institute of Medical Sciences and Imperial College, UK.

Competing interests: Catherine A. Charneski has no financial or management interests in any biotechnology, pharmaceutical, medical device, or medical bioengineering companies or other institutions.

Christiana N. Fogg, Ph.D.

Christiana Fogg is an Associate Editor at Science Translational Medicine. She received her Ph.D. in Cell Biology and Molecular Genetics at the University of Maryland, College Park through a Virology Specialization Joint Program at the NIH working on poxvirus vaccines. Christiana completed a postdoctoral fellowship at NIH studying innate immune responses to malaria. Prior to working at Science Translational Medicine, Christiana worked as an Assistant Science Coordinator at The Journal of Immunology and has also worked as a freelance science writer.

Competing interests: Christiana N. Fogg has no financial or management interests in any biotechnology, pharmaceutical, medical device, or medical bioengineering companies or other institutions.

Dorothy L. Hallberg, Ph.D.

Dorothy Hallberg is an Associate Editor atScience Translational Medicine.She received her Ph.D. in Human Genetics from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine conducting research on ovarian cancer genomics.Prior to joiningScience Translational Medicine, Dorothy completed a postdoctoral fellowship at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine studying bioinformatic analyses of circulating tumor DNA and other omics platforms for early detection and monitoring of cancer.

Competing interests: Dorothy L. Hallberg has no financial or management interests in any biotechnology, pharmaceutical, medical device or medical bioengineering companies or other institutions.

Courtney S. Malo, Ph.D.
Courtney Malo is an Associate Editor atScience Translational Medicine. She received her Ph.D. in the Biomedical Sciences from the Mayo Clinic for her thesis research on T cell immunity in the central nervous system. Prior to joiningScience Translational Medicine, Courtney completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the NIH studying the spatial dynamics of immune cells in the lymph node following viral infections.

Competing interests: Courtney Malo has no financial or management interests in any biotechnology, pharmaceutical, medical device, or medical bioengineering companies or other institutions.

Mattia Maroso, Ph.D.
Mattia Maroso is an Associate Editor at Science Translational Medicine. He received his Ph.D. in Neuroscience from the University of Amsterdam for his studies on the role of inflammation in temporal lobe epilepsy. He was then awarded a postdoctoral fellowship from the European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO) and completed his postdoctoral research working on the role of cannabinoid signaling in learning and memory at the University of California, Irvine and at Stanford University prior to joiningScience Translational Medicine.

Competing interests: Mattia Maroso has no financial or management interests in any biotechnology, pharmaceutical, medical device, or medical bioengineering companies or other institutions.

FAQs

What is an editorial advisory board? ›

The Editorial Board, or (Editorial) Advisory Board, is a team of experts in the journal's field. Editorial Board members: Review submitted manuscripts. Advise on journal policy and scope. Identify topics for special issues, which they may guest edit.

What is the purpose of an editorial board? ›

Responsibilities of the Editorial Board

Providing scientific expertise for the journal. Submitting articles. Administering peer review or serving as a peer reviewer. Helping the journal to attract high-quality manuscripts, for example by promoting the journal at relevant conferences.

How do you become an editorial board? ›

To become an editorial board member, contact the journal and ask. You can contact the editor-in-chief directly, or the publisher (who will probably discuss with the editor-in-chief in any case).

Do editorial board members get paid? ›

These positions are usually unpaid, but they offer important benefits. Your network will expand to include fellow editorial-board members around the country and the globe, and they could provide leads on professional opportunities or introduce you to new contacts in your discipline.

What is the difference between editorial board and advisory board? ›

The editorial board (sometimes known as an advisory board) typically consists of a group of prominent people in the journal's field. Having an editorial board is very important: they act as ambassadors for journals.

Who are the members of an editorial board? ›

Editorial board members (EBMs) are individuals who commit in advance to provide peer reviews for a journal or journal section. EBMs provide structured peer reviews of a minimum of 8 to 10 manuscript submissions over the course of 1 year.

What is the role for the advisory board for journal? ›

The role of the EAB is to provide input, suggestions and specialized scientific support in Journal management, acting occasionally as Guest Associate Editor for specific papers or Guest Editor for special thematic issues, proposing opinion papers, editorials or reviews and acting as reviewers for problematic/ ...

Who writes an editorial? ›

An editorial (US), leading article or leader (UK) is an article written by the senior editorial people or publisher of a newspaper, magazine, or any other written document, often unsigned.

Can editors publish in their own journals? ›

Yes. Editors can publish original articles in their own journals, but they must ensure they have a recusal process in place, i.e. they should not be involved in the peer review and editorial decision-making process for their own articles.

How much do academic journal editors get paid? ›

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $134,500 and as low as $19,000, the majority of Scientific Journal Editor salaries currently range between $40,000 (25th percentile) to $77,000 (75th percentile) with top earners (90th percentile) making $109,000 annually across the United States.

How do I become an editor for Elsevier? ›

Most of our editors are directly recruited by our publishing teams to ensure their expertise and knowledge matches the current needs of the journal. If you are interested in joining the editorial team of a particular journal, please get in touch via the journal's homepage.

Is an editor a good career? ›

Editors often work with minimal supervision and may be expected to make decisions on their own. For the right person, this level of independence can be very rewarding. Many freelance editors enjoy the freedom to work from home, set their own hours and choose their own projects—which takes discipline.

How much do editors get paid? ›

Average Editor Salary

In 2020, the BLS estimated the average salary for a book editor 2020 was $63,400 a year. Those in the lowest 10% range earned less than $33,629, while those in the highest 10% earned or $126,800, which indicates quite a bit of salary range.

What is the difference between editor and editor-in-chief? ›

The editor in chief is the top editor at a newspaper or magazine. Sometimes her title is executive editor, but the role is the same. The editor in chief is ultimately responsible for the final product the company produces.

Are reviewers part of the editorial board? ›

So the answer is: No, you should not expect that the possible reviewers of a paper are selected from among the members of the editorial board.

Who is responsible for the quality and content of a journal? ›

The (Executive) Editor-in-Chief (EiC) is responsible for all final decision-making related to the journal topics and content, editing, website content, advertising, and relationship building, as well as the future direction of the journal.

What are the editorial policies? ›

Editorial policy is the set of guidelines by which the news organization operates. It includes the news organization's attitudes toward its community and aids editors in making editorial decisions.

What is the structure of editorial department? ›

Editorial Department-

The editors in this department include like the photo editor, the design editor, and the layout editor, etc. The editor of the newspaper alone cannot handle the work and is therefore assisted by chief correspondent, Resident editors, Managing Editors Dy. Editors, Asst.

What are the responsibilities of an editor-in-chief? ›

An editor-in-chief is the highest-ranking member of the editorial team at a publication. They manage the team of writers and editors, determine the look and feel of the publication, decide what to publish and oversee the publication's operations and policies.

What is the work of editorial team? ›

Maintain and develop the quality and quantity of the content. Arrange and manage the peer review process; source reviews, interpret reviewer manuscript evaluations, and provide reviewers with feedback on their contributions. Meet the agreed deadlines for peer review and the delivery of accepted articles.

How do you structure an advisory board? ›

How to create an advisory board
  1. Identify your mission. Consider your company's mission and make it clear by drafting a mission statement. ...
  2. Use your network. Refer to your professional network when choosing members for an advisory board. ...
  3. Hire advisors with different expertise. ...
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Are advisory board members paid? ›

In large corporations, the annual compensation paid to advisory board members is normally between a third and half of what's paid to regular board directors.

What is the purpose of an advisory committee? ›

Advisory committees are a structured way for individual citizens to share their opinions and perspectives, study issues, and develop recommendations in a focused, small group structure.

What is below an editor? ›

Deputy editor

In some cases they might operate like a section editor, while in others they will take on some of the editor's workload. In some cases, the editor's deputy may have the job title of assistant editor; at some publications there may be both a deputy editor and an assistant editor.

Who is above senior editor? ›

A senior editor typically represents someone who is in a high ranking position in the editorial department, but still reports to the managing editor. In a corporate environment, it might be easier to consider the difference between the two as supervisory and managerial roles, respectively.

What is a top editor? ›

The smaller the publication, the more these roles overlap. The top editor at many publications may be known as the chief editor, executive editor, or simply the editor. A frequent and highly regarded contributor to a magazine may acquire the title of editor-at-large or contributing editor.

How do you write an editor's note? ›

What to Include in an Editor's Note
  1. Details about yourself. You might want to include information about yourself in the editor's note section. ...
  2. Information about the company. You might want to include a few sentences about the company you are writing the press release for. ...
  3. Contact information.

What is the synonym of editorial? ›

In this page you can discover 13 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for editorial, like: essay, commentary, column, newspaper column, newspaperish, article, exposition, journalistic, Op-Ed piece, editor and null.

What is editorial content? ›

Editorial content is anything published in print or on the Internet that is designed to inform, educate or entertain and is not created to attempt to sell something. It is considered to be the opposite of commercial content or advertising copy.

Can a journal blacklist an author? ›

The journal and publisher refrained from any further sanctions, such as blacklisting authors or charging the Article Processing Fee for a peer-reviewed and accepted (but not published) manuscript. The publisher has also discontinued its use of any formal blacklist.

Who does an editor report to? ›

Depending on the roles and responsibilities set by the publisher, the Editor typically reports directly to the Editorial Board. A journal's Editorial Board normally undergoes a complete renewal after a set period determined by the Editor and Publisher (three years is an average time).

Is being a journal editor a full time job? ›

Depending on the journal and the publisher, editors may or may not be a full-time employees.

Do IEEE editors get paid? ›

IEEE Salary FAQs

The average salary for an Associate Editor is $57,600 per year in United States, which is 9% lower than the average IEEE salary of $63,317 per year for this job.

How do I become an academic journal editor? ›

Scientific journal editors must be able to read and understand the scientific literature in their fields, so a Ph. D. in the field of interest is required. Like essentially all professional positions these days, these jobs are competitive, but a Ph.

Do journal chief editors get paid? ›

Not every journal pays the editor-in-chief, but many do. It's generalizing, but if the journal is making solid profits then there's a good chance the editor-in-chief is paid. An order of magnitude estimate is about $10k/year.

Do editors work on weekends? ›

The answer to this question is going to vary from agent to agent. But my experience—after more than 20 years in publishing—is that most people in publishing work on weekends. This includes literary agents, editors, and writers.

Is it good to be a guest editor? ›

The advantage of being a guest editor is that you can invite people to submit papers to the issue you are editing. If there is no fee charged to authors, then the invitees may view this as a favor. They might provide you with a favor in return. You can also invite authors who are likely to cite your own work.

What does with editor means in Elsevier? ›

The With Editor status may refer to the handling editor for your paper, known as either the Associate Editor (AE) or the Managing Editor (ME), or the Editor of the journal, known as the Editor-in-Chief (EIC).

Can I be an editor without a degree? ›

Nowadays, a bachelor's degree is more or less required to pursue an editing career, especially if you want to start in publishing houses. There are no specialist editing degrees, but many writing-heavy programs that can give you a good stepping stone to the profession.

What skills should an editor have? ›

Editors should also possess the following specific qualities:
  • Creativity. Editors must be creative, curious, and knowledgeable in a broad range of topics. ...
  • Detail oriented. ...
  • Good judgment. ...
  • Interpersonal skills. ...
  • Language skills. ...
  • Writing skills.

What qualifications do I need to be an editor? ›

You'll need:
  • knowledge of English language.
  • knowledge of media production and communication.
  • the ability to read English.
  • excellent verbal communication skills.
  • to be thorough and pay attention to detail.
  • excellent written communication skills.
  • the ability to work well with others.
  • to be flexible and open to change.

Who are the highest paid editors? ›

Medical Editors

Medicine is the highest paying field that offers remote work to editors. As of July 5, 2021, a medical editor earns an average annual pay of $70,159. This translates into approximately $33.73 an hour, $1,349 per week, or $5,847 per month.

Are editors in demand? ›

Job Outlook

Employment of editors is projected to decline 5 percent from 2021 to 2031. Despite declining employment, about 10,200 openings for editors are projected each year, on average, over the decade.

How much do beginner editors make? ›

How much does an Entry Level Editor make? As of Sep 25, 2022, the average annual pay for an Entry Level Editor in the United States is $43,259 a year. Just in case you need a simple salary calculator, that works out to be approximately $20.80 an hour. This is the equivalent of $831/week or $3,604/month.

What are the two kinds of editors? ›

5 Different Types of Editors
  • Editor in chief. The editor in chief is the head of a publication. ...
  • Managing editor. The managing editor oversees a team of editors and makes sure that edits are made appropriately and consistently. ...
  • In-house editor. ...
  • Freelance editor. ...
  • Copy editor.
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What is the highest editor? ›

The highest-ranking editor of a publication may also be titled editor, managing editor, or executive editor, but where these titles are held while someone else is editor-in-chief, the editor-in-chief outranks the others.

How many types of editors are there? ›

The four basic types of editors are developmental, substantive, copy, and proofreaders.

What is the role for the advisory board for journal? ›

The role of the EAB is to provide input, suggestions and specialized scientific support in Journal management, acting occasionally as Guest Associate Editor for specific papers or Guest Editor for special thematic issues, proposing opinion papers, editorials or reviews and acting as reviewers for problematic/ ...

What is the editorial board of a newspaper? ›

The editorial board is a group of experts, usually at a publication, who dictate the tone and direction the publication's editorial policy will take.

What is editorial department of a newspaper organization? ›

1. Editorial Department- Responsible for gathering news, interpretation of news and shortlisting news features. The editors in this department include like the photo editor, the design editor, and the layout editor, etc.

How do you structure an advisory board? ›

How to create an advisory board
  1. Identify your mission. Consider your company's mission and make it clear by drafting a mission statement. ...
  2. Use your network. Refer to your professional network when choosing members for an advisory board. ...
  3. Hire advisors with different expertise. ...
  4. Keep it small. ...
  5. Stay organized.
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Are advisory board members paid? ›

In large corporations, the annual compensation paid to advisory board members is normally between a third and half of what's paid to regular board directors.

What is the purpose of an advisory committee? ›

Advisory committees are a structured way for individual citizens to share their opinions and perspectives, study issues, and develop recommendations in a focused, small group structure.

What is below an editor? ›

Deputy editor

In some cases they might operate like a section editor, while in others they will take on some of the editor's workload. In some cases, the editor's deputy may have the job title of assistant editor; at some publications there may be both a deputy editor and an assistant editor.

What is the difference between editor and executive editor? ›

The editor in chief is the top editor at a newspaper or magazine. Sometimes her title is executive editor, but the role is the same. The editor in chief is ultimately responsible for the final product the company produces.

Who is above senior editor? ›

A senior editor typically represents someone who is in a high ranking position in the editorial department, but still reports to the managing editor. In a corporate environment, it might be easier to consider the difference between the two as supervisory and managerial roles, respectively.

Who writes an editorial? ›

An editorial (US), leading article or leader (UK) is an article written by the senior editorial people or publisher of a newspaper, magazine, or any other written document, often unsigned.

What is an editing team? ›

The Editing team is the part of the Core Experiences who work on tools for editing—generally across MediaWiki, and the suite of Editors including WikiEditor, VisualEditor

VisualEditor
A visual editor is computer software for editing text files using a textual or graphical user interface that normally renders the content (text) in accordance with embedded markup code, e.g., HTML, Wikitext, rather than displaying the raw text.
https://en.wikipedia.org › wiki › Visual_editor
and CodeEditor, plus specific tools like Cite, and many smaller tools like TemplateData and Citoid.

What is a consultant editor? ›

A consulting editor is a non-staff, independent literary editor. A consulting editor may be an independent, freelance editor, or a scholar providing expertise via consulting.

What are the four main departments of newspaper? ›

These are: Editorial department dealing with news and views; Printing and production department; Business department which includes sections for advertising, circulation, billing, collection, etc; -0 Computers, engineering and equipmentlstore; Personnel, sales promotion and public relations.

What are the main departments of newspaper organization explain? ›

Editors, News Editor (Night and day), Sub-Editors and other functionaries like photographers, cartoonists, feature writers and reviewers.

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