Physics Today Magazine

American Institute of Physics

Job Type: Government/Non-Profit

Application Deadline: July 31, 2016

Job Description:

Physics Today, the flagship publication of the American Institute of Physics, is looking for a creative, talented, energetic individual to oversee all aspects of the Books department. The successful candidate will manage the books department in print and online and acquire and edit reviews of other physics-related media. She/he will identify and evaluate possible topics for feature articles and other editorial departments; review letters, other editors’ stories and articles; attend and participate in staff meetings and assist as needed in any department of the magazine.


PhD or equivalent in physics, history of physics or a physics-related field; excellent command of English, both oral and written; demonstrable talent for writing and explaining physics to a wide audience of scientists and science enthusiasts; knowledge of physics-related research in several subfields; ability to meet deadlines; ability to work well with others, both inside and outside the magazine.


If you are qualified for this position, please send your resume with cover letter to AIP Human Resources at


Posted: July 10, 2016