Getting started: Essentials for new editorial team members

About this video

This module gives new editorial board members an overview of the role, responsibilities and benefits. It’s a great place for new board members to start the Editor Essentials journey.

About the presenters

Catherine Carnovale

Strategic Marketing Manager                                                   

Cat has worked in STM publishing since stepping out of the lab to take up a publishing role in Amsterdam in 2018. Cat holds a PhD in applied physics from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology and carried out postdoctoral research at the Italian Institute of Technology in the field of nanobiotechnology. Now based back in Australia, she is currently overseeing strategic projects within STMJ marketing. Cat is based in Melbourne, Australia.

Mark Gannon
Mark Gannon


Mark has worked in journals publishing since 2012 in various roles including Customer Support, Operations and Editorial Systems Training and publishing. Mark joined Elsevier’s STMJ publishing division in 2019 as Microbiology Publisher responsible for the development of a portfolio journals. Holding a degree in Applied Languages, Mark is also an avid open water swimmer. Mark is based in Oxford, UK.