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7-7 Dr. Song Lan, Leiden University, The Netherlands (Mary Curie Scholar) : Scientific Publishing: From the Inside Out

  Time: July 7th, 2019 (Sunday) afternoon 2:00-4:00

  Location: Main building 6F (Energy and Environmental Policy Research Center)

  Speaker: Song Lan


  Paper Writing │ Submission Skills │ Paper Impact │ Edit tips

  In this report, we will explore techniques related to scientific publishing, journal selection, and increasing the impact of the paper. In addition, we will also introduce from the publisher's point of view if we can participate in the editorial team of international journals and grow with the journal.

  Speaker profile:

  Dr. Lan Song graduated from Leiden University as a Marie Curie fellow. She was a visiting researcher at the Spanish National Institute for Agriculture and Food Research and Technology (INIA) in 2011, and a visiting researcher at Exeter University in 2014.

  After her PhD, Lan continued her career adventure in Elsevier B.V. as a managing editor for Environmental and Health journals. Her role was to facilitate the growth and development of Environmental Pollution, Environment International, Chemosphere and other related journals. Currently, she is the publisher for 12 international journals in Environmental Science and Technology field, including Aquatic Toxicology, Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, Journal of Cleaner Production, Remote Sensing of Environment, International Journal of Applied Earth Observations and Geoinformation etc. She establishes, manages and maintains excellent contacts and networks with key internal and external stakeholders, including more than 120 editors from top Universities/Institutes. She is responsible for editorial recruitment, editorial fees budget management, strategical planning for journals, product innovation and social media communication. She chaired 30+ author workshops worldwide.