The National Science Teachers Association (NSTA), founded in 1944 and headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, is the largest organization in the world committed to promoting excellence and innovation in science teaching and learning for all. NSTA’s current membership of 55,000 includes science teachers, science supervisors, administrators, scientists, business and industry representatives, and others involved in and committed to science education.
NSTA seeks qualified candidates for the position of Associate Editor. Position requires excellent substantive editing, copyediting, and proofreading skills and ability to manage multiple projects, work with authors, and meet deadlines to develop K–college supplemental science books. Applicants should be detail-oriented and organized and have excellent communication skills. Bachelor’s degree and 5+ years publishing experience required. Science or teaching background, book-publishing experience, and familiarity with InCopy and Chicago Manual of Style preferred. Excellent benefits include flexible schedule, medical and dental insurance, generous paid leave, and 401(k) match. Metro-accessible (Rosslyn/Courthouse), free parking available. Send resume and cover letter with salary requirements to: firstname.lastname@example.org