Job Opp: Managing Editor at Leonardo – Leonardo/ISAST

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Leonardo, an international community forging a transdisciplinary network at the nexus of art, science, and technology, is looking for a Managing Editor to oversee submissions, peer-review, production, and other operations for Leonardo’s flagship journal and publishing projects with MIT Press. Candidates should have a professional background in academic editing or related fields, fluency with the Chicago Manual of Style, and experience managing teams and volunteers. The salary range is $60k to $75k a year with flexible hours. The position may be remote or based in offices in Oakland, Los Angeles, Tempe, or Washington D.C. To apply, email a CV, writing sample, and cover letter to with the subject “Last Name Managing Editor Application”. The position is open until filled.

Deadline to apply September 17.

To learn more, visit Leonardo’s website at


Mission: Leonardo fosters transformation at the nexus of art, science and technology, because complex problems require creative solutions. We serve to empower an inclusive global network, a borderless community where all belong in pursuit of a more vibrant, just and regenerative world.

A fearless pioneer since 1968, Leonardo serves as THE community forging a transdisciplinary network to convene, research, collaborate and disseminate best practices at the nexus of arts, science and technology worldwide. Leonardo serves a network of transdisciplinary scholars, artists, scientists, technologists and thinkers who experiment with new, cutting-edge approaches, practices, systems and solutions to tackle the most complex challenges facing humanity today.

As a not-for-profit 501(c)3 enterprising think tank, Leonardo offers a global platform for creative exploration and collaboration, reaching tens of thousands of people across 135 countries. Our flagship publication, Leonardo, the world’s leading scholarly journal on transdisciplinary art, anchors a robust publishing partnership with MIT Press; our partnership with Arizona State University infuses educational innovation with digital art and media for lifelong learning. Our creative programs span thought-provoking events, exhibits, residencies and fellowships, scholarship and social enterprise ventures.