22 March 2017
An International Journal of Functional Plant Biology
ISSN Print Edition: 0971-5894
www.springer.com/journal/12298ISSN Electronic Edition 0974-0430
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Job location: GGS Indraprastha University, Dwarka, New Delhi
Founded in 1995, PMBP is a peer reviewed quarterly journal co-published by Springer.It contains research and review articles, short communications, commentaries, book reviews etc., in all areas of functional plant biology including, but not limited to plant physiology, biochemistry, biophysics, cell and molecular biology, genetics, genomics and bioinformatics. Its integrated and interdisciplinary approach reflects the global growth trajectories in functional plant biology, attracting authors/editors/reviewers from over 60 countries.
Indexed by Thomson Reuters (IF 1.35), Scopus(IF 1.45)
Grew 5-fold in impact & 3.3 fold in SJR in 8 yrs (Scopus)
Scopus:h index grew from 6 in 2008 to 18 at present
In the top half of all plant journals, ahead of 277 globally
Google Scholar:h index 27 and I10 index 175 so far
Google Scholar: Over 1016 citations received in 2016
Articles received from 49 countries in the last 3 years
500+ registered peer reviewers from 45 countries globally
Decision within 6 weeks by anonymous peer review
Over 70% rejection rate, no handling/publishing charges
‘Online First’ publication within 2 weeks of acceptance
Welcomes proposals for thematic special issues/sections
Globally subscribed in 8830 institutions across continents
Over 1200 TOC alerts and 22,000 downloads per year
Broad scope - a major resource for research & teaching
Available in print & online through www.springerlink.com
Online submission at www.editorialmanager.com/pmbp/
PMBP is seeking a full time Assistant Editor to assist the Editor in Chief at the Delhi office of the journal in the School of Biotechnology, GGS Indraprastha University, Dwarka, New Delhi.
The applicant should have Ph.D. degree in the area of plant sciences and a good publication record in SCI-indexed journals of IF>2.
Excellent communication skills in writing editing and proofreading in English are mandatory, preferably with job experience of an editorial nature.
The emoluments will vary between 4.5 - 5.5 lakhs per annum depending on the qualifications and experience.
Applicants should submit a full CV, together with a covering letter indicating their experience and justifying their interest and suitability to the position. Applications can only submitted by email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Assistant Editor Recruitment”. Interested candidates must apply by 31 March, 2017, and if shortlisted, be prepared to attend the interview in the School of Biotechnology at GGS Indraprastha University, New Delhi at their own expense at a short notice.
Title ownership & Copyright: Prof. H.S. Srivastava Foundation for Science and Society, Lucknow, India
Editors-in-Chief Prof. R.P. Singh, Ph.D. Prof. N. Raghuram, Ph.D. BB Ambedkar University GGS Indraprastha University Lucknow, India. New Delhi, India.
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