AIP Publishing is seeking an Editor-in-Chief for The Journal of Chemical Physics (JCP).
Candidates should be highly regarded scientists with research expertise in chemical physics and physical chemistry, and be able to maintain and build on the prestige and influence of The Journal of Chemical Physics. 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 and the Publisher, 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 The Journal of Chemical Physics. 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 May 1, 2018 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 email@example.com.
The Journal of Chemical Physics — For more than 80 years, JCP has been a leading publication reporting significant research in methods and applications of chemical physics. The Journal focuses on innovative research in experimental and theoretical areas of chemical physics, including spectroscopy, dynamics, kinetics, statistical mechanics, quantum mechanics, polymers soft matter, materials surfaces/interfaces, and biological systems. For more information on JCP visit jcp.aip.org.
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