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

Bulgarian Regional Chapter

The aims and objectives of the Bulgarian chapter of EASE are:
  • To raise awareness of the profession of science editing in Bulgaria and facilitate interaction among science editors within Bulgaria
  • To create a database of Bulgarian science editors
  • To promote awareness of EASE and use of its publications and tools (ESE journal, Guidelines and Editors’ Handbook) in Bulgaria

Chapter Coordinator

Assoc. Professor Boris Naimushin, PhD (a member of EASE)
Editor in Chief, Journal of English Studies at NBU (
Department of English Studies
New Bulgarian University
Building 2, Room 312
21, Montevideo Street
Sofia 1618, Bulgaria 
Tel. +359 2 8110320

Collaborating partners

Assoc. Prof. Anna Krasteva, PhD 
Editor in Chief, Southeastern Europe (
Department of Political Science
CERMES (Centre for Refugees, Migration and Ethnic Studies) 
New Bulgarian University 
Prof. Kolyo Koev, DSc.
Editor in Chief, Sotsiologicheski Problemi (Sociological Problems), 
Department of Philosophy and Sociology
New Bulgarian University
Assoc. Prof. Martin Kanushev, PhD
Manuscript Editor, Critique and Humanism Journal ( 
Department of Philosophy and Sociology
New Bulgarian University
Prof. Dimitar Vesselinov, PhD
Editor in Chief, Journal of Foreign Language Teaching ( 
Vice Dean, Faculty of Classical and Modern Philologies
University of Sofia

Activities in 2019

Workshop for authors of scholarly articles
Russian New University, Moscow, Russia, 28-31 January 2019

Workshop “How to Write and Publish Your Scholarly Paper in a Journal Indexed in the Web of Science” Omsk State University, Omsk, Russia, 15-19 April 2019

Consultants on the Project to Raise Visibility of NBU Scholarly Publications
New Bulgarian University, Sofia, Bulgaria, March-April 2019

Impact and Research Communication Skills Workshop
MISIS National University of Science and Technology, Moscow, Russia, 10-11 June 2019

With the support of the Association of Academic Writing Experts and National Writing Centers Consortium

Planned activities for 2020

  • To promote the Bulgarian version of the EASE Guidelines for Authors and Translators
  • To promote the EASE Science Editors’ Handbook within Bulgaria 

Online training course for authors of scholarly articles
Yaroslavl State Pedagogical University, Yaroslavl, Russia, January – March 2020

Celebrating English Studies at NBU: Five Years of Success
New Bulgarian University, Sofia, Bulgaria, February 2020

Workshop for Peer Reviewers
New Bulgarian University, Sofia, Bulgaria, May 2020