16 April 2015
Diabetes UK invites applications for the position of Editor-in-Chief for their monthly, peer-reviewed journal, Diabetic Medicine (DME). The Editor-in-Chief will succeed the incumbent, Professor Graham Hitman, in January 2016.
Diabetic Medicine, the official journal of Diabetes UK, is published monthly in simultaneous print and online editions. The journal publishes a range of key information on all aspects of diabetes mellitus and issues regularly include research articles, reviews, reports, editorials, comment, news and correspondence. The journal seeks to provide a forum for the exchange of information between clinicians and researchers worldwide and all health professionals responsible for the care of people with diabetes. The Editor-in-Chief will oversee the selection of all editorial content for publication in the journal and work closely with the board of DME and the publisher to maximize the journal’s visibility, scientific standing and quality.
DME is looking for an outstanding individual with an internationally-recognized track record of scientific publications. Previous experience in editing peer-reviewed literature is desirable. The Editor-in-Chief position is part-time. A fixed annual honorarium is provided in addition to secretarial support.
How to apply
Candidates are invited to email their CV and a covering letter detailing their suitability for the role firstname.lastname@example.org. All enquiries will be treated in confidence.
The deadline for applications is.