NCTE is seeking a new editor of Language Arts.
In July 2016, the term of the present editors (Peggy Albers, Caitlin McMunn Dooley, Amy Seely Flint, Teri Holbrook, and Laura May) will end.
Interested persons should send a letter of application to be received no later than August 29, 2014.
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 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 Washington, DC, in November 2014.
The applicant appointed by the NCTE Executive Committee will effect a transition, preparing for his or her first issue in September 2016. The appointment is for five years.
Applications should be submitted via email in PDF form
to firstname.lastname@example.org; please include “Language Arts
Editor Application” in the subject line. Direct queries to Kurt Austin, NCTE Publications Director, at the email address above or call 217-328-3870, extension 3619.