Scientific Editor, Genes & Development

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Job Location: 
Cold Spring Harbor, New York
Based on experience

Comprehensive benefits package

Job Description: 

Position Available at Genes and Development.

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press is seeking an additional Editor for its journal Genes & Development.

The candidate must have a Ph.D. in the biological sciences and some post-doctoral experience is strongly desired. A broad interest in current biomedical research and experience in the communication of science are essential. Responsibilities include assisting the Editor with manuscript review and selection, communication with authors and reviewers, special projects, engagement with digital publication strategies, representing the journal at conferences, and identifying emerging trends in research.


The ideal candidate must be outgoing, and have excellent interpersonal skills. Strong communication, problem solving and organizational skills, creativity, ability to multitask and meet deadlines are significant requirements.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package.

Contact Information: 

Interested candidates should apply online at:

Please include a curriculum vitae and a cover letter explaining your interest in the position.

Position Number 00318-A

CSHL Press is affiliated with Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, located on the North Shore of Long Island, 35 miles from New York City.

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Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory in an equal opportunity employer

About Our Organization: 

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is a world-renowned research and educational institution recognized internationally for its excellence in ground-breaking research programs in cancer, neuroscience, plant biology, genomics, and bioinformatics and broad educational mission.