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Specialty Physician Editor (Section Editor) - Surgery

Date:  Nov 16, 2022

remote, MA, US, remote

Onsite or Remote:  Remote
Company Name:  EBSCO Information Services

EBSCO Information Services (EIS) provides a complete and optimized research solution comprised of e-journals, e-books, and research databases - all combined with the most powerful discovery service to support the information needs and maximize the research experience of our end-users. Headquartered in Ipswich, MA, EIS employs more than 2,700 people worldwide, most now working hybrid or remotely. We are the leader in our field due to our cutting-edge technology, forward-thinking philosophy, and outstanding team. EIS is a company that will motivate you, inspire you, and allow you to grow. Our mission is to transform lives by providing relevant and reliable information when, where, and how people need it. We are looking for bright and creative individuals whose unique differences will allow us to achieve this inclusive mission around the world.

Specialty Physician Editor (Section Editor) – Surgery


We are seeking a clinician with expertise in Surgery for the role of Specialty Content Physician Editor. The Editor will work under the direction of the Deputy Editor for General Medicine and will be responsible for providing clinical oversight for the development and maintenance of content created by in-house Medical Writers. The Editor will also recruit and retain a network of external physician editors and peer reviewers. Editorial work requires a 20% time commitment and can be completed remotely, with periodic travel to the office in Ipswich, MA.


 Required Qualifications:

  • Medical degree (MD, DO, or equivalent) with license/certification current and in good standing
  • Specialty board certification in Surgery in good standing
  • At least 5 years of direct patient care experience in surgery
  • Ongoing participation in clinical activity
  • At least 2 years of experience with MS Office Suite including Word (with use of track changes) and Excel


Preferred Qualifications       

  • Breadth and depth of knowledge in the field as demonstrated by clinical leadership roles, teaching, research, or a publication track record
  • Critical appraisal and statistical skills sufficient to analyze validity and relevance of journal articles
  • Previous experience with developing treatment and/or diagnostic algorithms
  • 2 years of experience as team leader or project leader
  • Knowledge of PubMed searching strategies


Target Annual Salary Range for full time: $127,085 - 181,550. This Pay Target range includes a bonus target of 5% of base salary. The actual salary offer will carefully consider a wide range of factors including your skills, qualifications, education, training, and experience, as well as the position’s work location. EBSCO provides a generous benefits program including medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, a retirement savings plan, paid parental leave, holidays and paid time off (PTO), as well as tuition reimbursement. View more about EBSCO’s benefits here:



COVID VACCINATION REQUIREMENT: As directed by Executive Order 14042: Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, all current and newly-hired EIS employees in the United States are required to be fully vaccinated by January 18, 2022 or by their date of hire.
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