Insights into Imaging is a fully open access journal owned by the European Society of Radiology and publishes educational articles, as well as scientific and best-practice knowledge in the field of radiology.
Prof. Robert Hermans will step down as Editor-in-Chief by the end of 2017, after serving in this position for 8 years since the foundation of the journal. During his term, the journal underwent a successful foundation process, a transition to the Springer Open platform, and has been sent to ISI to apply for an Impact Factor (still under evaluation).
The ESR Board of Directors wishes to identify the new Editor-in-Chief by March 2017, to facilitate a gradual hand over of responsibilities during the latter part of 2017; Insights into Imaging Volume 09 in 2018 will include the new Editor-in-Chief’s Editorial and choice of contents.
The post (3 years initially) is open to established professionals from radiology, working in a renowned institution. They should have a strong record in scientific and educational publication and activities, as well as experience with editorial work.
It is envisaged that the new Editor-in-Chief should be able to invest a substantial part of his/her professional week to the journal. Reimbursement conditions will be negotiated. The Editor-in-Chief will work in close cooperation with the editorial office, located in the ESR headquarter in Vienna.
Duties of the Editor-in-Chief:
Interested applicants should send in their curriculum vitae as well as motivation letter with their personal future perspectives and aims for the journal to stefanie.muzik@myESR.org
Applications (CV and motivation letter) should be returned by November 30, 2016.