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Communications in Mathematical Physics journal
Editorial Department
69121 Heidelberg

Communications in Mathematical Physics (CMP), a leading international journal in the field of Mathematical Physics, is establishing the new role of an external “Managing Editor”.


The Managing Editor will:

- Assist CMP’s Editor-in-Chief, in particular with the preliminary assessment and assignment of new submissions

- Monitor and foster the smooth and timely functioning of all aspects of the submission and peer-reviewing processes on the journal’s web-based manuscript handling system in close cooperation with all parties involved (EiC, Associate Editors, Authors, Reviewers, Editorial Office).


Starting Date: 01.12.2022

Duration: 3-year-contract

Hours per week:  20  (setting own working hours)

Location: remote

Editorial Honorarium: 25,000 EUR per annum, all inclusive.


The successful candidate will

-        Be educated in the field of mathematical physics at the PhD level


-        Have fluent English skills, both written and spoken


-        Have good administrative and organizational skills


Previous experience with scholarly publishing will be an advantage.



Application Instructions

To apply, please send your:


•             Curriculum Vitae (Please name the document as: CV-Surname-CMP-Managing Editor)

•             Cover Letter (Please name the document as: Cover-Surname-CMP-Managing Editor)

•             Letters of recommendation (Please name the document as: Recommendation- Surname-CMP-Managing Editor)



The subject line of your email should read: Surname – CMP – Managing Editor



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Contact Person
Dr. Alexandra Lagogianni