Applications for the positions of Co-Editor and Editorial Fellow of Journal of Addiction Medicine
Published bi-monthly, Journal of Addiction Medicine (JAM) is the official journal of the American Society of Addiction Medicine. JAM promotes excellence in the practice of addiction medicine and clinical research and supports addiction medicine as a mainstream medical specialty.
ASAM invites applications for the positions of Co-Editor and Editorial Fellow. The Co-Editor will contribute to the vision, energy, and leadership of the Editor-in-Chief and other Co-Editors to support JAM as a leading professional clinical journal. The Co-Editor’s responsibilities include evaluating manuscripts for publication including obtaining and incorporating peer reviews, and, in concert with the Editor-in-Chief and Co-Editors, contributing to the direction of the Journal. Co-editors are expected to have substantial experience with publishing peer-reviewed papers.
Under JAM editors’ supervision, the Editorial Fellow will engage in mentored manuscript review, participate in regular editor meetings, and depending on the level of experience and interest the Fellow may write or co-write editorials for the journal. Editorial fellows are anticipated to be junior faculty who are pursuing academic careers that will have publishing as a substantial component.
Interested individuals are referred to the position descriptions online at https://www.asam.org/about-us/jobs for detailed information about qualifications, duties, and responsibilities. Applications for the position of Editorial Fellow must be received by close of Business on October 15, 2018, and for the Co-editor by close of business on October 28, 2018.