New Editor-in-Chief Sought for the Journal of Aerospace Information Systems Written 16 October 2017
AIAA is seeking an outstanding candidate with an international reputation for this position to assume the responsibilities of Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Aerospace Information Systems in early 2018.
The Editor-in-Chief is responsible for maintaining and enhancing the journal’s quality and reputation as well as establishing a strategic vision for the journal. He or she receives manuscripts, assigns them to Associate Editors for review and evaluation, and monitors the performance of the Associate Editors to ensure that the manuscripts are processed in a fair and timely manner. The Editor-in-Chief works closely with AIAA Headquarters staff on both general procedures and the scheduling of specific issues for this online-only journal. Detailed record keeping and prompt actions are required. AIAA provides a small honorarium and all appropriate resources to support the manuscript review process, including a web-based manuscript-tracking system.
Interested candidates are invited to submit resumes and letters of application for consideration. A selection committee will seek candidates and review all applications received. A final recommendation will be made to the AIAA Board of Trustees for approval. This is an open process, and the final selection will be made only on the basis of the applicants’ merits. All candidates will be notified of the final decision. Questions may be referred to Heather Brennan, Director, Publications email@example.com.
The full journal scope and complete application requirements will be available in Aerospace Research on the landing page for Journal of Aerospace Information Systems.