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Expressions of Interest Editor in Chief - Vascular Access

Posted on 31 January 2019

Expressions of Interest

Editor in Chief Vascular Access

Commencing May 2019

Key Objectives:


  • Guide the overall strategic direction of Vascular Access, in consultation with the AVAS board and the publisher
  • Maintain a high level of quality in the manuscript review and journal editing process
  • Provide appropriate and timely communication to authors.
  • Screen all manuscripts submitted for publication to ensure they meet the aims and scope of Vascular Access and are appropriate for proceeding to peer review
  • Make sure all papers are reviewed by two independent reviewers
  • Maintain the integrity and confidentiality of the author's work during the peer review process
  • Take appropriate action should a manuscript be found to be plagiarized
  • Contribute to any amendments or additions to the Author Guidelines to reflect developments in requirements from authors
  • Engage members of the Editorial Board to acquire suitable contributions for the journal and undertake the timely review of manuscripts
  • Represent and actively promote Vascular Access amongst colleagues and at conferences in order to generate submissions to the journal
  • Make a final decision on acceptability of manuscripts for publication
  • Mentor new members of the editorial team
  • Manage ongoing performance of the editorial team

For further information or to submit an expression of interest, 

email g.ray-barruel@griffith.edu.au

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