NCTE is seeking the next editor of English Journal. The term of the present coeditors, David Gorlewski and Julie Gorlewski, will end in July 2018. Interested persons should send a letter of application to be received no later than August 26, 2016.
Letters should include the applicant’s vision for the journal and be accompanied by the applicant’s vita, one sample of published writing (article or book chapter), and two letters specifying financial support from appropriate administrators at the applicant’s institution.
Applicants are urged to explore with their administrators the feasibility of assuming the responsibilities of a journal editor. Classroom teachers are both eligible and encouraged to apply.
Finalists will be interviewed at the NCTE Annual Convention in Atlanta in November 2016. The applicant appointed by the NCTE Executive Committee will effect a transition, preparing for his or her first issue in September 2018.The appointment is for five years.
Applications should be submitted in PDF form via email to firstname.lastname@example.org; please include “English Journal Editor Application” in the subject line. Direct queries to Kurt Austin, NCTE Senior Developer for Publications, at the email address above or call 217-328-3870, extension 3619.