Editor-in-Chief opportunity open through 31 Dec 2022

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UPDATE, 1 Nov 2022: application deadline extended until 31 Dec 2022 to enable full search committee participation. Position will begin in February/March 2023.

CSA has an immediate opportunity for a highly motivated, experienced editor to serve as Editor-in-Chief of the peer-reviewed journal: Citizen Science: Theory & Practice
This is an unique opportunity for high-level visibility and visionary influence on the landscape of publishing in this dynamic field.

About the Opportunity

CSA is seeking a highly motivated scholar with editorial experience to serve as CS:TP’s third Editor-in-Chief, to lead the next phase of the journal’s growth trajectory and to solidify its place and future as the premiere, trusted source for topical publications in this field. 

This is an unique opportunity to advance and influence this rapidly growing and dynamic field through editorial leadership and vision. At this phase in the journal’s development, there is outstanding potential for international and cross-society collaborations; career development and visibility (including opportunities for an Editor-in-Chief to engage and mentor their grad students in the editorial process); grant leadership and funding; and visionary influence on the landscape of publishing in this field.

Candidates with expertise in any aspect of citizen science within the scope of the CS:TP Journal (including social sciences and humanities) are welcome to apply. We seek candidates with an interest in serving for at least three years (the initial contract will be for one year with opportunity to renew upon mutual agreement); a shared position is also possible should two candidates have complementary skill sets.

Start date: February 2023

FOR FULL DETAILS AND TO APPLY:  Please review the full position description,  available here. Applications due by 31 December 2023.

Posted on: October 6, 2022  |  Category: Blog, CSA Blog, Journal, news, News