the community site for and by
developmental and stem cell biologists

Trustee Directors — The Company of Biologists

Posted by , on 26 September 2023

Location: London and Cambridge

Closing Date: 1 November 2023

Trustee Directors


The Company of Biologists is a not-for-profit publishing organisation dedicated to supporting and inspiring the biological community through scientific journals, meetings and grants. The Company publishes five specialist peer-reviewed journals: Development, Journal of Cell Science, Journal of Experimental Biology, Disease Models & Mechanisms and Biology Open.


We are looking to appoint new Trustee Directors to our Board – both Trustees in relevant scientific disciplines, as well as non-scientific Trustees who have experience of management and leadership in professional services. The Board of Trustees is responsible for the overall strategy and direction of CoB, delegating day-to-day management and decision making to a senior management team. The Board meets quarterly to maintain oversight of the CoB’s performance, approve new business initiatives and monitor that management is acting in accordance with agreed strategy.


Further information available at


To apply, please send a covering letter and a personal statement of no more than one page, detailing why you are interested in becoming a Trustee Director for CoB and explaining your suitability for the role, together with your CV to

Closing Date: 1 November 2023

Duration: Permanent

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Get involved

Create an account or log in to post your story on the Node.

Sign up for emails

Subscribe to our mailing lists.

Do you have any news to share?

Our ‘Developing news’ posts celebrate the various achievements of the people in the developmental and stem cell biology community. Let us know if you would like to share some news.