Editor-in-Chief Search for the Journal of Clinical and Translational Science

The Journal of Clinical and Translational Science (JCTS) is accepting applications for the position of Editor-in-Chief. The current editor of the JCTS will be stepping down at the end of the calendar year.

The mission of JCTS is to provide a forum for disseminating advances in clinical and translational science. JCTS publishes high-quality articles on research that spans the translational continuum as well as education research that informs the development of the translational science workforce. Of interest are investigations into how to best develop processes and people that translate discoveries into improved health.

The Editor‐in‐Chief reports to the ACTS Board of Directors and is responsible for selecting and publishing the highest quality content of the Journal in the clinical and translational science field; establishing the editorial scope of the Journal and its editorial policies; overseeing peer review of manuscripts submitted to the Journal; upholding high ethical standards; maintaining effective working relationships with relevant ACTS governance groups, the ACTS staff, and the publisher; reporting regularly on the status of JCTS to the Publications Committee and ACTS Board of Directors; and participating in the leadership of the ACTS as an ex-officio member of the Board and Publication Committee.

All candidates for the position of Editor-in-Chief (EIC) of the Journal of Clinical and Translational Science are asked to respond to the candidate questionnaire and provide a curriculum vitae to info@actscience.org by July 31, 2019.

For additional information about the JCTS, candidates are welcome to contact JCTS Editor-in-Chief George Mashour (gmashour@med.umich.edu) and ACTS Publications Committee Chair Barry Coller (collerb@mail.rockefeller.edu).

See below for further information regarding the position: