Ivory Tower Society Talk: Dr Peter Stern

by Sally March

On Wednesday 22 January, Dr Peter Stern, a Senior Editor at the journal Science, will deliver a talk to the Ivory Tower Society describing Science‘s manuscript selection process.

Dr Stern’s areas of responsibility are cellular and molecular neurobiology, systems neurobiology, ion channels, electrophysiology, neurological diseases and neuropharmacology. This talk will provideinvaluable insight into how and why one of the world’s leading scientific journals chooses the papers it publishes, its the reasons for rejecting other papers.

First published in 1880, Science is the academic journal of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Based in Washington DC its European office is in Cambridge.

The talk will be held in room N7 at 17:30 and all are welcome to attend.