The Society of Architectural Historians invites nominations and self-nominations for eight individuals to serve on the Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians Editorial Advisory Committee for staggered terms of one to four years.
The Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians features leading scholarship in the English language in all aspects of the history of the built environment. Ideal candidates have published substantially in the field and may come from any of the Society’s constituencies in academia, preservation, museum work, or independent scholarship; institutional affiliation is not required. The Society seeks to form a committee that will collectively provide expertise across the discipline’s chronological and geographic subfields.
The Editorial Advisory Committee advises the Journal’s editor and assists him or her in promoting the Journal to potential readers and authors, suggesting to the editor peer reviewers and acting as peer reviewers. Members of the Editorial Advisory Committee shall provide advice to the editor who maintains final decision-making authority. The Committee will meet at least once a year with the editor at the Society’s Annual Conference. Members of the Editorial Advisory Committee volunteer their services to the Society without compensation.
Candidates must be current SAH members, may not serve simultaneously on the Society’s Board of Directors and should not be serving on the editorial board of a competitive journal. Members may not publish their own work in the Journal during the term of service. Nominators should ascertain their nominee’s willingness to serve before submitting a name; self-nominations are also welcome.
Please send a statement describing the nominee’s or your own qualifications for appointment, a CV, and contact information to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline: January 2, 2014