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Scientific journal editorial work 1

Fixed Term : Publishing Team, Materials Data Platform Center (DPFC), Research and Services Division of Materials Data and Integrated System (MaDIS)

2019.07.16 Fixed Term Researcher

Field or Position Scientific journal editorial work (Fixed Term )
Number of People 1
Affiliation Publishing Team Materials Data Platform Center (DPFC) Research and Services Division of Materials Data and Integrated System (MaDIS) 
Job Summary The peer-reviewed journal Science and Technology of Advanced Materials is published with the support of NIMS. We recruits an editorial coordinator who supports and assists the editorial work for the journal.
  • Editorial Coordination
  1. Operation of the reviewing web system (support for authors, reviewers and editorial board members through web system and e-mail etc.
  2. Management of article status etc.
  3. Support and assistance of Editorial committee activities
  4. Posting, editing and updating of articles on the journal homepage (https://tandfonline.com/toc/tsta20/current) and portal site (Japanese site for domestic site https://e-materials.net/stam)
  1. Graduate degree or equivalent academic background.
  2. Ability to read and write in English to support foreign researchers and editors by email.
  3. Able to create documents, spreadsheet, drawing, etc. by using Microsoft Office.
  4. Able to search documents and perform input operations on the Internet.
  5. It is desirable to have experience in journal publishing business.
Starting Date October 1st, 2019 or Later (Negotiable)
Term 1 Year (Possibly up to 5 Years with Annual Evaluation)
Work Place National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), Sengen Site
Work Hours 4-7 hours a day, 3-5 days a week (Negotiable)
Holiday Saturday, Sunday, national holidays, designated holidays, paid vacation
Salary / Supply As regulated by institute for term employees
Employer President, National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
How to Apply Submit documents as written below (E-mail available)
  • Resume (Please use attached document)
  • Document of work history
※Regardless of outcome, please understand the submitted documents will not be returned.
The information received will not be used at all except for the purpose of screening.
Delivery Address to Same as contact below.
Deadline Until suitable candidate is found.
How to Judge After document screen, the accepted candidates will be contacted for interview within 10 days.
Contact to
Shunichi HISHITA
Publishing Team, DPFC
National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS)
1-2-1, Sengen, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-0044, Japan 
E-Mail: HISHITA.Shunichi=nims.go.jp(Please change "=" to "@")