000427

 

Job Title:Med Editor
Class Code:000427

Job Summary

Perform all editorial duties for medical manuscripts written by persons affiliated with the department.

Duties and Responsibilities

Edit and style all material to be published or reviewed including book chapters, manuscripts, abstracts, grants, monographs, and departmental newsletters.

Provide consultation and advice to faculty and staff regarding format and technical presentation of material.

Proofread galleys for all publications.

Consult and correspond with authors and publishers regarding the review and editing of manuscripts, books, and other publications.

Supervise production of slides, artwork, and other illustrations for publication.

Research information for special projects and presentations.

Perform related duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Training and Skills

Bachelor's degree in related field.

Experience

Two years of experience in Medical and Scientific Editing.  Additional experience may be used on a one-to-one basis to offset the educational requirements.