The American Fisheries Society (AFS) seeks a scientist to serve as an editor of North American Journal of Aquaculture (NAJA). Editor must be committed to fast-paced deadlines, and would be appointed for a three-year renewable term. Duties include:
- Deciding on the suitability of contributed papers, and advising authors on what would be required to make contributions publishable, using advice of associate editors and reviewers. Reviewing papers for scientific accuracy as well as for clarity, readability, and interest to scientists and culturists concerned with the culture of fish and other aquatic organisms;
- Soliciting manuscripts to ensure broad coverage;
- Setting editorial standards for NAJA in accordance with AFS policies and the AFS editorial office;
- Making recommendations to enhance the vitality and prestige of the Journal.
To be considered, send a current curriculum vitae along with a letter of interest explaining why you want to be a Journal editor by e-mail to [email protected]. To nominate a highly qualified colleague, send a letter of recommendation to the same e-mail address. Note: Editors receive an honorarium, and support to attend the AFS Annual Meeting. Position begins January 2024.