Join The South Sudan Medical Journal Editorial Team
SSMJ, the only medical journal in South Sudan, is free online and published quarterly by the Health and Social Science Research Institute of South Sudan (HSSRI-SS). SSMJ is looking for volunteers, with an interest in health care in South Sudan, for the following roles:
- Support/understudy/Deputy to the Editorial Advisor: requires experience in academic editing, some IT skills including using Drop Box and Google Drive, patience, and time to respond rapidly to a few emails each day.
- Understudy/Deputy to the Editor-in-Chief: requires experience in academic editing and publishing, ability to manage a website, and several hours each quarter for formatting, publishing, and distributing the journal.
- Copyeditor: requires ability to edit academic English, preferably with a knowledge of medicine and public health in Africa, and basic statistics.
- Promoter to more widely disseminate SSMJ: requires knowledge of social media relevant to South Sudanese/African health professionals, IT skills, and approximately an hour or two each week.
If you are interested in any of the above and/or want more information
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