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Deputy Editor-in-Chief – BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

BJOG is inviting applications for one of the three BJOG Deputy Editor-in-Chief positions, starting in February 2019.

Overview of BJOG

BJOG is the RCOG’s editorially independent academic research journal. The Journal publishes original, peer-reviewed work in all areas of obstetrics and gynaecology, including contraception, urogynaecology, fertility, oncology and clinical practice. Its aim is to publish the highest quality medical research in women's health, worldwide. For further information, please visit

Overview of role

The three Deputy Editors-in-Chief are responsible for the effective handling of all submissions to the Journal, ensuring that it retains and enhances its position as a major international journal through the publication of high-quality and high-impact academic, scientific and clinical content. The Deputy Editors-in-Chief work with the Editor-in-Chief to select content that is accurate, credible, reliable, accessible, and authoritative and compatible with the editorial strategy and policies of the Journal.

The BJOG Deputy Editors-in-Chief receives an annual honorarium.

RCOG Membership is not a requirement for the position.

Deadline for applications: 11.59pm Sunday 27 January 2019

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 6 February 2019.

How to apply

Please send a completed application form, which includes a supporting statement, as well as a 1-page CV and a completed ICMJE disclosure form by email to Abigail Cantor, Head of Publishing

For more information, please contact Abigail Cantor, Head of Publishing, by email or telephone +44 20 7772 6440.