Seeking Part-time Social Media Editor for AoB PLANTS

AoB PLANTS, the premier open-access journal for plant sciences, is seeking a part-time social media editor to develop features for our website and to expand the journal’s presence on Facebook, Twitter, blogs and other social media outlets, with the general objective of increasing the visibility, influence and reputation of our journal.


The ideal candidate will meet the following criteria:

• a graduate degree in biology

• demonstrated research experience in some area of the plant sciences

• in-depth knowledge of social-media tools and applications

• evidence of social-media publishing experience


For details see Interested individuals should contact the Chief Editor Hall Cushman ( and/or Managing Editor Gail Rice (