The Journal of Apicultural Research (JAR) is a refereed scientific journal dedicated to publishing the best research on bees. Founded in 1962, JAR publishes original research articles, original theoretical papers, notes, comments and authoritative reviews on scientific aspects of the biology, ecology, natural history, conservation and culture of all types of bees (superfamily Apoidea). It is published in 5 issues of 128-144 pages each per year by the Taylor & Francis Group on behalf of the International Bee Research Association.
The ISI 5-year Impact Factor (2016) is 2.068. E-ISSN: 2078-6913
As Senior Editor of JAR you will lead a team of specialised voluntary Assistant Editors. You will be responsible for selecting or rejecting manuscripts submitted by scientists, soliciting articles from a network of international contacts, as well as overseeing the overall content of the journal. You will submit edited electronic copy to our publishers using their customised software.
You will probably be a post-doctorate researcher in an aspect of Bee Science, with a track record of writing scientific papers and having them published in peer-reviewed journals. Experience in editing will be an advantage. Ideally you will be well known to the bee science and beekeeping communities. As IBRA is an international organisation, you can be based anywhere in the world. You will work from your office/home.
Please send applications or enquiries to: firstname.lastname@example.org (for a more detailed job description see 2nd page).
Closing date for applications: 30th June 2018.
Journal of Apiculture Research homepage: https://www.tandfonline.com/loi/tjar20