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2018 CALLS FOR ATHE JOURNAL EDITOR POSITIONS

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21 Sept. 2018

 

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR THEATRE JOURNAL CO-EDITOR 
Nominations and applications are invited for the position of Co-Editor of Theatre Journal. This is a four year appointment: the Co-Editor will serve a two-year term beginning August 2019, followed by a two-year term as Editor from August 2021 to August 2023.

Theatre Journal is a leading journal in the field and is a quarterly, peer-reviewed journal featuring social and historical studies, book and production reviews, and theoretical inquiries. Given the range of subject matter published, there is no restriction on the Co-Editor’s area of expertise. The successful applicant should have support from her or his home institution. This support could take the form of financial commitment, administrative support, course relief, or a combination of these. Theatre Journal is an official publication of the Association for Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE).

Duties of the Theatre Journal Co-Editor include: preparing two issues for the press each year (in alternation with the Editor); the adjudication of manuscripts (a responsibility shared with the Editor); correspondence with authors; editing submissions; facilitating peer review; attending conferences and relevant events to promote and network for the journal; engaging and heightening the journal’s presence in the field via social media and other outlets. The Co-Editor also serves as an ex officio member of the ATHE Research and Publications Committee.

Interested candidates are invited to send questions about the position to current TJ editor, Jennifer Parker-Starbuck Jen.Parker-Starbuck@rhul.ac.uk.

To apply, email: 1. a cover letter noting qualifications and a vision for the journal, 2. a current CV, and 3. the names and contact information for two recommenders to: D.J. Hopkins, ATHE Vice President for Research and Publications, at dhopkins@sdsu.edu. Complete applications are due Dec. 1, 2018.

 

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS for THEATRE TOPICS CO-EDITOR
Nominations and applications are invited for the position of Co-Editor of Theatre Topics. This is a four year appointment: The Co-Editor will serve a two-year term beginning August 2019, followed by a two-year term as Editor from August 2022 to August 2023.

Theatre Topics is an official publication of the Association for Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE). Topics focuses on theatre practice and pedagogy. Topics is a peer-reviewed journal published three times a year: one special issue and two general issues. Topics publishes articles and essays exploring subjects at the intersection of theory and practice, as well Notes from the Field (see website for more details). Given the range of subject matter published, there is no restriction on the editor’s area of expertise. The successful applicant should have support from her or his home institution. This support could take the form of financial commitment, administrative support, course relief, or a combination of these.

Duties of the Theatre Topics Co-Editor include: preparing one issue for the press each year; providing editorial support for the other two issues as requested by the Editor; the adjudication of manuscripts (a responsibility shared with the Editor); correspondence with authors; editing submissions; facilitating peer review; attending conferences and relevant events to promote and network for the journal; engaging and heightening the journal’s presence in the field via social media and other outlets. The Co-Editor also serves as an ex officio member of the ATHE Research and Publications Committee.

Interested candidates are invited to send questions about the position to current Topics editor, Lisa Brenner lbrenner@drew.edu.

To apply, email: 1. a cover letter noting qualifications and a vision for the journal, 2. a current CV, and 3. the names and contact information for two recommenders to: D.J. Hopkins, ATHE Vice President for Research and Publications, at dhopkins@sdsu.edu. Complete applications are due Dec. 1, 2018.

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS for THEATRE JOURNAL BOOK REVIEW EDITOR

Theatre Journal is accepting applications for the position of Book Review Editor. Responsibilities include: commissioning reviews of books relating to theatre and performance; editing reviews; and establishing and maintaining relationships with book publishers. The Book Review Editor is also an ex officio member of the ATHE Research and Publications Committee.

 

The Book Review Editor will serve a three-year term beginning in March 2019 and ending in Feb. 2022. Theatre Journal is a quarterly, peer-reviewed journal featuring social and historical studies and theoretical inquiries that analyze dramatic texts and production.

 

Please email a letter of interest outlining qualifications, a current CV, and two letters of recommendation to D.J. Hopkins, ATHE Vice President for Research and Publications, at dhopkins@sdsu.edu Complete applications are due by Jan. 4, 2019.

 

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR THEATRE JOURNAL PERFORMANCE REVIEW EDITOR
Theatre Journal is accepting applications for the position of Performance Review Editor. Responsibilities include: commissioning reviews of theatre and dance performances in the United States and internationally, fielding queries about conducting reviews, and editing reviews. The Performance Review Editor is also an ex officio member of the ATHE Research and Publications Committee.

 

The Performance Review Editor will serve a three-year term beginning in March 2019 and ending in Feb. 2022. Theatre Journal is a quarterly, peer-reviewed journal featuring social and historical studies and theoretical inquiries that analyze dramatic texts and production.

 

Please email a letter of interest outlining qualifications, a current CV, and two letters of recommendation to D.J. Hopkins, ATHE Vice President for Research and Publications, at dhopkins@sdsu.edu. Complete applications are due by Jan 4, 2018.

 

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR THEATRE TOPICS BOOK REVIEW EDITOR
Theatre Topics is accepting applications for the position of Book Review Editor. Responsibilities include: commissioning reviews of current books relating to theatre practice and pedagogy with an emphasis on intersections of theory and practice; editing reviews; and establishing and maintaining relationships with book publishers. The Book Review Editor is also an ex officio member of the ATHE Research and Publications Committee.

The Book Review Editor will serve a two-year term beginning in Aug. 2019 and ending in Aug. 2021. Theatre Topics is a peer-reviewed journal that publishes articles and essays exploring subjects at the intersection of theory and practice. Topics is published three times a year. 

To apply, email: 1. a cover letter noting qualifications, 2. a current CV, and 3. the names and contact information for two recommenders to: D.J. Hopkins, ATHE Vice President for Research and Publications, at dhopkins@sdsu.edu. Complete applications are due by Dec. 1, 2018.



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