Journal of Extension Editorial Leadership Opportunities
The Extension Journal Inc. (EJI) board of directors will implement a new editorial structure for the Journal of Extension (JOE), the official refereed journal for Extension professionals. The purposes of this change are to continue to enhance the scholarly and editorial strengths of the journal and to facilitate efficient editorial processes. The editorial structure will comprise the following positions: Editor in Chief, Senior Editor, Associate Senior Editor, Associate Editors. To establish the new structure, EJI invites applicants for the positions of Senior Editor, Associate Senior Editor, and Associate Editors.
JOE’s mission includes commitments both to improving the effectiveness of Extension professionals and other adult educators by expanding and updating their research and knowledge base and to assisting authors in developing their scholarly publishing skills. Successful applicants will contribute substantially to enhancing their colleagues’ professional development, enriching the culture of publishing across Extension, and ensuring that JOE is a premier venue in which professionals and students can publish intellectual, creative work that advances the theory and practice of Extension.
Learn more about the open positions and application process for each:
Learn more about the JOE Editor in Chief position and how successful candidates for the open positions will interact with the JOE Editor in Chief:
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: MAY 31, 2020
Letter of support from candidate’s institution required
Selection Process Time Frames:
The EJI editorial committee expects to conduct application reviews in June 2020. Candidates advanced to the interview stage for the Senior Editor and Associate Senior Editor positions likely will receive notification in late June 2020, with virtual interviews for those positions expected to occur in July 2020. The EJI editorial committee anticipates extending offers to successful candidates for all positions in August 2020.
Questions and Clarifications:
Potential applicants may submit questions or requests for clarification via email to EJI Editorial Committee Chair Theresa Ferrari at email@example.com.