Member for Publications


  • Be a member of the Executive Committee and a member and the Chair of the Publications Committee.
  • Be responsible for the realization and promotion of the aims of the Union through its publications.
  • Be responsible for the implementation of the agreements between the Union and its publishers in regard to:
    • Choice of editors-in-chief and members of editorial boards
    • Publication of IUBMB Newsletters and Reports in the Union’s journals
    • Control of copyright matters
    • Renewal or updating of agreements between the Union and its publishers
    • Participation with publishers in the promotion of the Union’s publications
  • Be responsible for starting the necessary action for the acquisition of existing journals, the establishment of new journals or other publication ventures.
  • Be responsible for the good functioning of the Nomenclature Committee.
  • Consult with and report to the Executive Committee on all important matters pertaining to the Union’s publications.
  • Keep records and provide a description of procedures used for the benefit of his or her successor and other interested parties.
  • Shall in all policy matters have the advice of the Publications Committee.

28 July 1999