Editorial Board Members needed for

Journal of Microencapsulation

31 August 2024

About the role

The Journal of Microencapsulation is currently recruiting Editorial Board Members.

As an Editorial Board Member for the journal, you will be expected to:

  • Be an active reviewer for the journal, returning reviews to the Editorial Office in a timely fashion.
  • Submit their own research articles and review articles to support the aims and profile of the journal. We ask Editorial Board members to consider submitting at least one manuscript a year.
  • Suggest topics or special issues, and where relevant, solicit content for the journal, helping to ensure high quality contributions.
  • Promote the journal within their key communities.
  • Contribute to the setting of editorial policy and assist in updating the aims and scope of the journal.
  • Comment on published content and suggest future direction of the journal.
  • Maintain the ethical standards of the journal.
  • When appropriate, take part in occasional editorial board meetings.

Joining a journal as an Editorial Board Member is a rewarding and fulfilling experience where you have the opportunity to build your own networks, develop and promote the research in your field, and be recognized as a leading figure within the academic community.

About the journal

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The Journal of Microencapsulation is a Medline-indexed research on the preparation, properties and uses of encapsulated small and nano particles in medicine, agriculture, photography and industry.


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Key Skills and Attributes

Editorial Board Members for Journal of Microencapsulation will have the following skills and attributes:

  • Experience in academic publishing and a familiarity with all stages of the process.
  • The capacity to undertake peer review reports for the journal and attend Editorial Board meetings as required.
  • A commitment to engaging promptly and efficiently with your Section Editor.
  • Actively involved in growing and developing your academic networks through conference attendance and experience of networking through social media.
  • Knowledge of and commitment to the open access publishing environment.

Application Instructions

Editorial Board applications should include your CV and Cover Letter. Please include in your application which section you would like to join the board for:

  • Chemistry of encapsulation materials
  • Physics of release through the capsule wall and/or desorption from carrier and their biological distribution
  • Techniques of preparation, contents, storage and toxicity.

Full section scopes are available here.

Any questions, please ask [email protected].


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The journal is committed to ensuring diversity, equity and inclusion within its editorial team and decision making processes. All applications will be treated as strictly confidential, and each will be judged on its merits without bias for seniority of institutional affiliation. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, or religious creed, mental or physical disability, medical condition, genetic information, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital status, military or protected veteran status, citizenship, or other protected characteristics.