About CSE

Who We Are

The Council of Science Editors (CSE) is an international membership organization for editorial professionals publishing in the sciences. Our purpose is to serve over 800 members in the scientific, scientific publishing, and information science communities by fostering networking, education, discussion, and exchange. Our aim is to be an authoritative resource on current and emerging issues in the communication of scientific information.

Vision Statement

To be indispensable in the communication of science.

Mission Statement

To serve editorial professionals in the sciences by providing a network for career development, education, and resources for best practices.


CSE: Education, Ethics, and Evidence for Editors (E4)