Psychometrika is currently looking for Level 1 publication/copy editors. Please contact Dr. Irini Moustaki (I.Moustaki@lse.ac.uk) or Dr. Carolyn Anderson (firstname.lastname@example.org) to express your interest by March 1, 2018. Below please find the job description.
The publication editor’s main role is to check content and technical aspects of the manuscript. The publication editor ensures that a manuscript is ready for publication and takes steps if a manuscript needs changes.
After a manuscript has been accepted for publication in either the Theory and Methods or ARCS sections of Psychometrika, there are two levels of copyediting that take place. Level 1 copyediting is performed by the publication editor and level 2 by Springer.
Publication editors are notified by Springer when a new accepted paper has arrived in their queue. Manuscripts are ordered based on priority, which is generally a reflection of when a paper was added to the publication editor’s queue.
The publication editor will read the paper and make small edits to