Careers

Overview:

Edanz is looking for an experienced e-learning course designer and education program manager to devise, develop and run its online learning program.

 

The Manager will use learning theory and technical knowledge to create an educational experience for ESL researchers that successfully guides them through core areas of the research and publishing process:

  • conducting high impact research
  • obtaining grants
  • writing  articles
  • publication process
  • peer review
  • research and publication ethics

 

Responsibilities:

  • Assessment of ESL author needs and learning styles
  • Definition of learning objectives
  • Curriculum design
  • Management of creation of content materials
  • Evaluation of curriculum effectiveness
  • Work closely with colleagues, managers and other educators to identify needs throughout the course design process

 

Requirements:

  • Three to five years of course design experience with a focus on Higher Education skills
  • Experience with various learning management system software
  • Multi-lingual (English and Japanese or Chinese) an advantage
  • Master's degree in curriculum or instructional design, an advantage

 

Location:

  • Fukuoka, Japan, or Beijing, China, or remote

 

Contact:

Koji Yamashita

CEO, Edanz Group

kyamashita[at]edanzgroup.com

 

Join the worldwide team of Edanz scientific experts: editors, writers, and reviewers

Edanz Group is always looking for talented and well-qualified freelance English language editors, medical writers, and scientific research consultants. Our editors are all native English speakers, while our medical writers are experienced in manuscript development, and our research consultants are knowledgeable about the academic journal publishing process. Interested in joining our team?

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Benefits

Working as a member of our freelance team can bring you more than just monetary rewards:

  • Flexibility

    You can work from anywhere in the world, choosing your own schedule that fits your lifestyle and availability. The only things necessary are a reliable internet connection and a computer.

  • Diversity

    As our clients are based around the world, from Japan and China to South America, the Middle East and Europe, you can expect to work on a diverse range of interesting and challenging tasks within your general subject area, experience fresh perspectives on ideas and methods, and further your understanding of new advances in your field coming from different regions.

  • Connection

    Your work can make a real difference by helping our authors overcome language barriers and achieve their publication goals. Publication in international journals and other arenas ensures their research is read by more people around the world and, in turn, fosters the global communication of ideas and contributes to the advancement of your academic field.

  • Professional development

    Working as a freelance expert for Edanz helps you become a better editor, writer, and reviewer in your field. From your first assignment you will receive helpful feedback and guidance from our dedicated Editorial team, who will quickly have you on your way to working efficiently and with the high level of quality Edanz assures its client authors.

What makes an Edanz Editor?

Native-English speaker

  • Experienced in editing for and/or submitting to SCI journals
  • Has passed a challenging editing test
  • Successful completion of the Edanz Editor Training Program, supplemented by ongoing, detailed feedback and training from our dedicated Editorial team

Language Editor with PhD

  • PhD in a specialized field
  • Verifiable publication record

Language Editor without PhD

  • 3+ years as a dedicated scientific editor, and/or
  • 3+ years scientific research experience, and/or
  • Certified scientific editor (e.g., BELS or University of Chicago, Graham School)

What makes an Edanz Medical Writer?

  • High level of understanding of clinical trials and associated literature
  • Excellent writing ability
  • Experienced and knowledgeable about manuscript/report development
  • Receives feedback and ongoing training from our dedicated Med Comms team
  • Prior experience in medical communications is highly beneficial
  • Verifiable publication record

What makes an Edanz Research Consultant?

  • High level of English proficiency
  • Experienced and knowledgeable about the academic journal publishing process
  • Passes a challenging skills test and an initial period of intensive feedback
  • Receives feedback and ongoing training from our dedicated Editorial team
  • PhD from an accredited program
  • Verifiable publication record

We are presently looking for experts in:

  • Earth Sciences
    • Seismology
  • Economics
  • Engineering
    • Civil & Structural Engineering
  • Information and Computing Sciences
    • Computation Theory and Mathematics
    • Computer Software
    • Computer Hardware
    • Numerical and Computational Mathematics
    • Network Information Systems
  • Medical and Health Sciences
    • Dentistry
    • Emergency Medicine
    • Forensic Sciences
    • Medical Technology
    • Ophthalmology
    • Optometry
    • Otolaryngology
    • Plastic Surgery
    • Surgery

 

Make it happen

Process for freelance editor applications

 

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