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Hello Lynette,


Theatre Topics is seeking a new journal Co-editor to serve a two-year term beginning August 2017, followed by a two-year term as Editor beginning in August 2019.

Theatre Topics is a peer-reviewed journal and an official publication of the Association of Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE). The journal publishes articles that explore subjects at the intersection of theory and practice such as dramaturgy, devising, research based practice, and pedagogy. Topics is published three times a year (two general issues and one special issue). The Editor is responsible for two of these issues while the Co-editor is responsible for one issue per year. Both Editor and Co-Editor share in the adjudication of manuscripts, and are also serve as ex officio members of the ATHE Research and Publications Committee.

Given the range spanned by articles appearing in the journal, there is no restriction on the editor’s own area of expertise. The successful applicant must have support from her or his home institution (such as course relief or research/travel assistance).

To apply, please email: 1) a current CV, 2) a cover letter noting qualifications and a vision for the journal; and 3) the names and contact information for three recommenders to: Soyica Colbert, ATHE Vice President for Research and Publications, at sdc71. Complete applications are due by Dec. 1, 2016.