AAG Cartography Editor Sought for ‘Annals of the AAG,’ ‘Professional Geographer,’ and ‘GeoHumanities’
The American Association of Geographers seeks applications and nominations for a Cartography Editor for the AAG journals Annals of the American Association of Geographers, The Professional Geographer, and GeoHumanities. The new editor will be appointed for a four-year editorial term that will commence on January 1, 2018. The appointment will be made in the Fall of 2017.
The cartography editor will review and enhance the quality and content of cartographic submissions to the Annals of the American Association of Geographers, The Professional Geographer, and GeoHumanities and ensure that all information is cartographically appropriate and clearly displayed. The editor will work in coordination with the journal editors, and is primarily responsible for all graphics used in both journals. This includes working on maps and figures to ensure that all information is clearly displayed and that figures and maps appear in proper electronic formats, etc.
The AAG will provide a stipend of $10,000 per year to be used for expenses and honorarium at the editor’s discretion.
A letter of application that addresses qualifications for this position should be accompanied by a complete curriculum vitae. Nominations and applications should be submitted by Friday, September 29, 2017. Please e-mail applications or letters of nomination to Jennifer Cassidento at jcassidento [at] aag [dot] org.