JRA Editor Application Information

The Society for Research on Adolescence is soliciting nominations for an editor of the Journal of Research on Adolescence (JRA) to succeed Dr. Noel Card, whose term will end July 1, 2020.

We are seeking a new editor with broad knowledge of adolescent development and research methods that crosses disciplinary boundaries. Qualified candidates must have an established record of impact on the field of adolescent development through publications and prior editorial experience of some kind. The editorship represents a distinct opportunity to help shape the future of our science, and we are looking for candidates that have ideas about the future course of the Journal. The position requires a substantial time commitment and includes an honorarium. The new Editor’s term is for five years (July 2020-June 2025).

All correspondence, including nominations and requests for further information, should be directed to the chair of the search committee, Dr. Laura Wray-Lake, wraylake@ucla.edu. Please nominate colleagues with a brief email. Self-nominations are encouraged, and serious applicants should send a CV and statement of qualifications and vision for the journal.

For full consideration, nominations should be sent by September 15, 2019.