Journal of Women & Aging Call for Associate Editors

Journal of Women & Aging

Women and Aging is an international multidisciplinary journal that curates a blend of scholarly research and clinical articles from diverse disciplines on matters relevant to women and aging. For practitioners, educators, researchers, and administrators, the journal is a resource offering a comprehensive guide to the unique challenges facing women in their later years. The journal is published by Taylor & Francis, Inc. See the journal's Aims and Scope for more information on the journal.

Women and Aging seek four Associate Editors to join the existing Editorial Team.

Position description:

Applicants for the Associate Editor position should have a keen interest in issues about women and aging from diverse disciplines. Associate Editors spend approximately 2-3 hours and oversee around 10-12 article submissions per year.  Associate Editors are responsible for supporting the journal through a variety of tasks including screening submissions for their suitability, coordinating the peer review process and working with authors on revisions.

Associate Editors are required to have a doctoral degree and are appointed for three years.  Also, applicants should have an established background of academic publication, strong organization skills and be willing to receive training in using an online submission management system (Editorial Manager). 

Application Process

Those interested in the Associate Editor position should submit a CV with a short (1 page) cover letter outlining their relevant experience and interest in the post and the journal to Editor Francine Conway at francine.conway@gsapp.rutgers.edu by 1st April. Positions will be filled as soon as possible and responsibilities will begin upon appointment.