Editorial and publishing jobs

Our editorial and publishing staff within the research division of Springer Nature are committed to supporting researchers through advancing discovery and communicating science. From the conception of a journal and commissioning content, to final publication of an article or a book, our aim is to serve our research communities. 

Explore our pages to discover how you can make excellent use of your training and find the perfect editorial or publishing role for you.

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Our research content

Life sciences

Life sciences

From our life science, biomedicine and clinical books and journals produced by Springer, to the diverse medical and biological sciences open access content from BMC, we offer many different publishing options. Together, with the high impact reviews and research published by the Nature Research family of journals, we cover the full spectrum of the life sciences.

Physical sciences

Physical sciences

Springer and Nature Research publish broadly across the physical sciences. Our physical sciences books date back to the late 1800s and cover some of the fundamental discoveries of our time. In 2018 we have expanded our portfolio to include the broad scope open access journals Communications Chemistry and Communications Physics.

Applied sciences

Applied sciences

Our authors develop ideas from basic research and produce practical solutions to problems. Adis, covers medical and drug-focused content, whereas Apress serves information technology professionals and technical communities. Springer publishes an array of engineering books and journals, and in 2018, Nature Catalysis and Nature Electronics were launched.

Social sciences

Social sciences

Palgrave Macmillan and Springer produce humanities and social science content covering economics, politics, literature, philosophy and psychology. We also publish social science content in a range of our Nature journals including Nature Climate Change, Nature Energy, Nature Geoscience, Nature Human Behaviour, Nature Plants and Nature Sustainability.

Multi-disciplinary

Multi-disciplinary

Our flagship journal Nature, first published in 1869, and the open access journals Nature Communications and Scientific Reports, are multi-disciplinary journals that publish content in all aspects of the life and physical sciences as well as many areas of the applied and social sciences.

Mathematics

Mathematics

The combined portfolio of Springer and Birkhäuser covers all classical subdisciplines of mathematics and statistics, and extends into the more contemporary areas of mathematical biology, quantitative finance, computational sciences, and data science. We produce monographs, textbooks, handbooks, reference works and more than 200 journals.

Our jobs

Check out our current editorial and publishing vacancies in the Springer Nature Research division to find the best fit for you and your career. If you bring a passion for science, we will develop your editorial and publishing expertise.

Why choose us

We are constantly drawing on our previous training, developing our professional careers and continuing to keep abreast of fast paced advances in science. Some of our roles and career paths are shown here.

Who we are

With a collective workforce of over 12,000 individuals across the world, Springer Nature provides excellence in a wide array of disciplines.

Our people

We are committed to advancing discovery from all scientific disciplines; this is made possible by the dedicated work of our talented staff.