Call for applications: Associate Editor Mentoring Opportunities in the fields of Social Sciences & Education Earth & Environmental Sciences
As a multidisciplinary journal, the Journal’s editorial board is composed of ten, part-time, discipline-specific Associate Editors who are responsible for managing the peer review of submissions in their disciplines.
The South African Journal of Science is offering a one-year mentoring opportunity for early career researchers to gain valuable editorial experience working with an Associate Editor. The opportunity is open to emerging South African researchers with a PhD in the fields of Social Sciences & Education and Earth & Environmental Sciences. Candidates should have a publication record but little or no editorial experience.
Applications should be submitted to email@example.com and must include:
- The mentorship for which you are applying (Social Sciences & Education / Earth & Environmental Sciences)
- A CV including a list of published papers and three references
- A motivation detailing your suitability as a candidate, your aspirations for the South African Journal of Science, and your expectations of the mentorship
The mentorship is not a full-time position and can be accomplished as part of current academic responsibilities. Candidates can be based anywhere in South Africa.
Enquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org or 012 349 6616
Applications close on 20 April 2018. Candidates will be notified by 30 April 2018.