Other Career transitions – How to land a job as an editor in Nature Communications

29-10-2020 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Add to iCal
Online Online, zoom webinar

In this webinar Elisa Floriddia will share her career story about how she made the career change from being a postdoc at KI to get the position as associated editor in Nature Communications

Have you ever wondered what it would feel like to be on the other side of the publication process? How to use your transferable skills to make a career transition? You are welcome to join this event to get some insight from KI Alumna Elisa, who made this transition recently. She will present her answers to these questions below as well as answer some other questions you might have.

  • What’s a professional editor?
  • What skills do you need to become one?
  • How to prepare your job application?
  • Where to look for editor jobs

Target Group:

KI PhD students and Postdocs.

Part: This webinar is part 1 out of 2 with Elisa Floriddia

Part 2 is Academic Career Tool – The nuts and bolts of peer review

and is planned to be delivered January  21 st, 2021 – More information will come later.


About the Speaker:

Elisa Floriddia, PhD, Associate Editor at Nature Communications.

Elisa joined Nature Communications in October, 2019. She received her PhD in cellular and molecular neuroscience from the University of Tuebingen, where she studied the mechanisms of neuroregeneration and repair. As a postdoctoral researcher at the German Center for Neurodegenerative Disease (DZNE) and at the Karolinska Institute, Elisa worked on the cellular and molecular mechanisms of neurodegeneration, neurodevelopment, and the molecular and functional heterogeneity of glial cell populations. Elisa handles manuscripts in stem cell and glial biology, neurodevelopment, and neuroregeneration and repair.



This event is organized by KI Career Service


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