Academic Medicine is seeking applications for an associate editor to join the editorial team of the journal. The new associate editor will work closely with the editor-in-chief, associate editors, and the editorial staff in evaluating manuscripts, making publication decisions, engaging with authors, and participating in the processes of the journal as it continues to evolve to better serve academic medicine and the health professions. The associate editor will also have opportunities to contribute to the Academic Medicine Podcast, curate special collections, and plan ways to expand the journal’s reach to keep up to date with ever increasing ways to elevate and advance scholarly work.
Successful candidates will demonstrate expertise in medical education and the missions of academic medicine and the health professions. They will also have experience in scholarly publishing. Priority will be given to those who have expertise in the areas of health equity, health disparities, cultural humility, the social determinants of health, underrepresented perspectives, innovation, and/or leadership in academic medicine and the health professions.
The associate editor role is a one-year appointment, which is renewable. There is a stipend associated with the role. To apply, please submit a CV and a 1-2 page letter of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org (Attn: Toni Gallo) by July 22, 2020.