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Editor Search Announcement

The International Life Sciences Institute (ILSI) invites applications and nominations for the position of Editor-in-Chief of the peer-reviewed journal Nutrition Reviews. Since 1942, Nutrition Reviews has been a trusted source of information for scientists, scholars, and policy makers seeking balanced and critical coverage of the broad range of topics in nutrition. It is the most highly cited monthly review journal in the nutrition and dietetics field. The incoming editor will guide the journal’s editorial direction and provide sound stewardship. Tenure is anticipated to begin by May 2018. An MD and/or PhD is required.

Candidates should have a strong record of recognized scholarship, a broad base of knowledge, demonstrated leadership and communication skills, a keen interest in emerging areas of science, and appropriate time to devote to the journal. Awareness of the potential clinical implications of covered topics is a critical criterion. Understanding of publishing ethics is essential. Previous editorial experience and the ability to clearly articulate a compelling vision for the journal are other key factors on which candidates will be evaluated.

Interested individuals are encouraged to submit an initial expression of interest including a brief biographical sketch and curriculum vitae before 31 October 2017. This material shall be supplemented with a letter outlining the candidate’s qualifications and vision for the journal by 14 November 2017.

Interested parties who wish to nominate a qualified candidate for this position are invited to submit the name, email address, and phone number of the recommended candidate, along with a brief message describing why the person is being nominated.

Applications and nominations can be addressed to the Chair of the Editor Search Committee, Dr. Connie Weaver and be submitted electronically to nutritionreviews@ilsi.org.