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Features & Reviews Editor – Disease Models & Mechanisms (maternity cover position)

Joining an experienced and successful team, including Editor-in-Chief Liz Patton, this is an excellent opportunity for a talented and experienced scientific editor to make a significant contribution to a growing Open Access journal in the fast-moving field of translational research. DMM publishes primary research articles, reviews, perspectives and other front section content, and has a strong focus on supporting the community through its activities.

The Features & Reviews Editor will work alongside a Managing Editor and a Reviews Editor, as well as with our international team of Academic Editors. Additional collaboration with the in-house DMM team, and the other journal teams, makes this a dynamic and stimulating environment to work in. This is a temporary position, based in The Company of Biologists’ attractive modern office on the outskirts of Cambridge, UK, with the option of a maximum of 50% remote working per week. Please see the full job description for further details.

To apply, please email recruitment@biologists.com with your CV, a covering letter stating current salary, relevant experience and why you are enthusiastic about this opportunity, and a 400-word summary of a recent ground-breaking development in disease biology. The application deadline is 1 July 2024, but we will consider applications on a rolling basis so encourage candidates to apply as soon as possible.

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Professional Internships for PhD Students at The Company of Biologists

2 August 2023

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Erin Brown recounts her recent internship experience with The Company of Biologists.

“I have been fortunate to have undertaken my Professional Internships for PhD Students (PIPS) at The Company of Biologists. The decision to choose an internship within publishing was driven by a curiosity to understand a different perspective of the academic process. From the application process to my arrival in Cambridge, I felt supported and excited with how my 12-week experience outside the lab would go.

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