Request for Applications for JVS Editorial Positions


The editors of the Journal of Vascular Surgery Publications are seeking nominations, including self-nominations, for multiple editorial positions. All applicants must be active or senior members of the Society for Vascular Surgery. Prior service on the JVS editorial board is preferred. An annual financial stipend is provided for these editorial roles.

More information about each of the positions listed below can be found in this online document.

Assistant editor of abstracts and book reviews. This editor selects non-JVS abstracts and writes short commentaries for those abstracts for publication in the JVS and JVS-VL. This editor will also write and solicit book reviews.

Assistant editor of social media and press releases. This position requires writing short press release articles for the JVS Journals and drafting Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn posts to promote JVS content.

Assistant editor of reviews for the Journal of Vascular Surgery. The assistant editor solicits review articles and manages the peer-review process for systematic reviews, meta-analyses, and evidence summaries.

Associate basic science editor for the JVS and the JVSVL. This associate editor manages the peer-review process and makes the final decision on manuscript publication for about 200 basic science submissions a year.

Associate editor of the Journal of Vascular Surgery. The JVS associate editor manages the peer-review process of about 600 submissions a year, recommending a final decision to the editors regarding the publication of a submission.

If you would like to apply for one of these editorial positions, please send your name and a brief summary of your qualifications Jessica McEwan, JVS managing editor at: [email protected]. The deadline for applications is Oct. 1, 2016.


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