Skills to help you become a scientific editor

Chris Gunter, PhD
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Science Writing
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Thinking about going into scientific editing, or even just having a better success rate with getting your papers published in the journal of your choice?  If you’re in graduate school or your postdoctoral training, there are steps you can take now to pick up valuable skills. 1.  Read LOTS of papers. All too often we focus on only the papers in our own tiny area because we’re trying to maintain some semblance ...