Scientific American seeks an associate editor, technology

Scientific American seeks an experienced editor/reporter to cover technology and tech-related news. We are the world’s most authoritative popular science media outlet, with ambitions to expand our journalism on all platforms to better serve our audience of science enthusiasts and thought leaders. This editor will be a key member of our news team and will […]

Downey-Mavromatis joins Scientific American as audience engagement editor

Scientific American has appointed Arminda Downey-Mavromatis as an audience engagement editor. Downey-Mavromatis was a senior editorial project manager and assistant editor at Chemical and Engineering News, where she also interned. She was a deputy editor at the Columbia Daily Spectator. Downey-Mavromatis graduated from Barnard College. Be sure to congratulate Downey-Mavromatis on Twitter.

Scientific American hires Makowski as associate copy editor

After a year of working as a part-time freelancer, Emily Makowski has joined the staff of Scientific American full time as an associate copy editor. Makowski works as a communication specialist at research services The Rogan Institute. She was a content writer at The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority and a science intern at The Scientist. She […]

Scientific American hires Young as associate health editor

Lauren J. Young will join Scientific American as an associate health editor. She comes from Popular Science, where she was an associate science editor. Young was a digital producer at NPR’s Science Friday, where she also interned. She was an editorial fellow at media and entertainment company Atlas Obscura. She interned at IEEE Spectrum, a […]

Scientific American seeks a general science news reporter

Scientific American, the oldest continuously published magazine in the U.S., reaches millions of people each month through its print magazine, app, social media and on We publish expert-written opinions and feature stories; news and feature articles by leading journalists; and award-winning graphics, art and multimedia. Our work is translated in more than 20 international magazine editions that are […]