Publishing Research when English is your second language


Register for this webinar to understand what is Scientific English and tips to help you publish research in English.

This webinar is targeted at researchers who have studied Science in their own language other than English.


Today, there is a higher percentage of researchers for whom English is a second language, compared to those whose first language is English. As a result, a new system of language, SCIENTIFIC ENGLISH, is emerging.

In this webinar, Dr. Atsushi Kume, Professor, Department of Agro-environmental Sciences, Faculty of Agriculture, Kyushu University will be covering practical techniques for writing English-language papers as well as AI and web-based translation systems.

Key Highlights:

  • Practical techniques for creating English-language papers.
  • Submitting to international journals.
  • Working with skilled English-speaking editors. 

Presenter(s)

Dr. Atsushi Kume - Professor, Department of Agro-environmental Sciences, Faculty of Agriculture, Kyushu University

Dr. Atsushi Kume

Professor, Department of Agro-environmental Sciences, Faculty of Agriculture, Kyushu University

Dr. Atsushi Kume is a Professor at the Department of Agro-environmental Sciences, Faculty of Agriculture in Kyushu University. He specializes in environmental biophysics, plant physiology and ecology, forest ecology.

English journal editing history:

2005-2008 Journal of Plant Research, Editorial Board (Springer) 

2006-2015 Plant Root, Editor (J-Stage) 

2006-2013 Ecological Research, Editor (Springer) 

2009-2012 Journal of Plant Research, Editor (Springer) 

2014-2018 Ecological Research, Editor-in-Chief (Springer) 

2016- Scientific Data, Editorial Board (Nature-Springer) 

2018- Executive Director of the Ecological Society of Japan, Ecological Research, Population Ecology, Plant Species Biology (Wiley)