The IEEE Annals of the History of Computing has been a central part of the history of computing community since the 1970s.
The IEEE Computer Society is now searching for a new editor-in-chief for Annals, for a three-year term beginning 1 January 2023. (An EIC can apply later for a second term of two years.)
For more information about the Computer Society and /Annals/, and to learn about the application process, see https://www.computer.org/press-room/2021-news/ieee-cs-pubs-seek-2023-editors-in-chief. Please note that the deadline for receipt of applications is 1 March 2022.
LOS ALAMITOS, Calif., 6 October 2021 – The IEEE Computer Society (IEEE CS), known for producing trusted content in computer science and engineering, seeks applicants for the position of editor in chief (EIC) for several of its leading publications. EIC terms begin 1 January 2023 and are for three years, renewable for two years, unless noted otherwise below.
The application deadline is 1 March 2022.
For information on the search process and to submit application materials for the following titles, please email the respective staff contact listed below:
IEEE Annals of the History of Computing: Carrie Clark, email@example.com
IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications: Kim Sperka, firstname.lastname@example.org
IEEE MultiMedia: Kim Sperka, email@example.com
IEEE Pervasive Computing: Carrie Clark, firstname.lastname@example.org
IT Professional: Kim Sperka, email@example.com
IEEE Transactions on Affective Computing: Cathy Martin, firstname.lastname@example.org (EIC term is two years, renewable for two years)
IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing: Kim Sperka, email@example.com
IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing: Cathy Martin, firstname.lastname@example.org (EIC term is three years, nonrenewable)
IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems: Carrie Clark, email@example.com
IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering: Carrie Clark, firstname.lastname@example.org
IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics: Kim Sperka, email@example.com
Candidates for any IEEE CS EIC position should possess a good understanding of industry, academic, and government aspects of the publication’s field. In addition, candidates must demonstrate the managerial skills necessary to process manuscripts through the editorial cycle in a timely fashion. An EIC must be able to attract a diverse group of talented and respected experts to his or her editorial board. Major responsibilities include:
The IEEE CS is firmly committed to diverse and inclusive teams, boards, and committees across all of our sponsored activities, and we are seeking leaders who will champion these values. We seek editor in chief applicants who are IEEE members; who possess recognized expertise in the computer science and engineering community; who embrace and encourage equity, diversity, and inclusion in their communities; and who have clear employer support.
For application submissions, prospective candidates are asked to provide a PDF file containing:
Other IEEE CS publications have EICs who are currently standing for reappointment to a second term. The IEEE CS Publications Board invites comments upon the tenures of the individual editors. Please send comments to the staff contacts listed below.
EICs standing for reappointment to terms in 2023-2024 are:
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