The European Association of Science Editors (EASE) is an international community of individuals and associations from diverse backgrounds, linguistic traditions and professional experience in science communication and editing.

Benefits of EASE membership

EASE offers the opportunity to stay abreast of trends in the rapidly changing environment of scientific publishing, whether traditional or electronic.

As an EASE member, you can sharpen your editing, writing and thinking skills; broaden your outlook through encounters with people of different backgrounds and experience, or deepen your understanding of significant issues and specific working tools. Finally, in EASE we have fun and enjoy learning from each other while upholding the highest standards.

Our Members

EASE welcomes members from every corner of the world. They can be found in 50 countries – from Australia to Venezuela by way of China, Russia and many more.

EASE membership embraces many disciplines. Members work as: commissioning editors, academics, translators, publishers, indexers, statistical editors, science and technical writers, authors’ editors, journalists, corporate communicators, proofreaders and production personnel


Science Editor's HandbookEASE offers its members free subscription to our quarterly journal, European Science Editing (£85 per year for non members) featuring articles related to science and editing, book and web reviews, regional and country news, and resources.

Free access to the online version of the Science Editors’ Handbook – Now in its Second Edition! – which covers everything from on-screen editing to office management, peer review, and dealing with the media.


Free advertising

Free advertising for your courses or services on the EASE website.

50% discount on job adverts on the EASE website for you or your employer.

List your publications on the EASE website for greater visibility

Networking opportunities

Opportunities to share problems and solutions with kindred spirits via a private online forum, and EASE’s LinkedIn and Twitter accounts.

The Facebook page is the new home for EASE on Facebook. We post details of events, initiatives and developments within the Association and the science editing profession, as we pursue our goal of supporting the scholarly community in the rapidly changing world of scientific publishing.

If you are on Facebook, please like, share, comment, contribute and read. Our community is growing and we would love you to get involved.

A major conference every 2 years, in different countries, with discounted rates for members provides an opportunity to meet people from a range of disciplines. The next conference will be held in Bucharest in 2018 – there will be a substantial member discount!

Seminars and workshops on hot topics offer a unique learning community and supportive environment.

Online member profiles – with information about each member, helping you connect wth like-minded indivduals in yoru profession and region.


Members of SfEP, SENSE, MET, and NEaT may join EASE at reduced rates.

See further information on joining EASE and sign up today!

Anyone interested in offering a discount to EASE members should contact the Secretary.


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To see what we do to help editors and scientists, download our pdf from the link below, or sign up now!