The journal of English Language Arts Teacher Educators (ELATE)
Search for Next Editor of English Education
English Language Arts Teacher Educators (ELATE) is seeking the next editor for its journal English Education. The term of the present editor, Tara Star Johnson, will end in July 2020. Applicants for the editorship should be tenured (or have completed the tenure process with a reasonable certainty that tenure will be granted) and should have published in English Education or a national journal of similar quality.
Applicants should send a letter of application to be received no later than August 31, 2018. Letters should be accompanied by the applicant’s vita, one published writing sample (article or chapter), a one‑page statement of the applicant’s vision for the future of the journal, and letter(s) specifying financial support from appropriate administrators at the applicant’s institution. Applicants are urged to consult with administrators on the question of time, resources, and other institutional support that may be required for the editorship of this journal.
Applications should be submitted via email in PDF form to firstname.lastname@example.org; please include “EE Editor Application” in the subject line. Direct queries to Kurt Austin, NCTE Publications Director, at the email address above, or call 217-328-3870, ext. 3619.
Finalists will be interviewed by the search committee at the NCTE Annual Convention in Houston in November 2018. The applicant appointed by the ELATE Executive Committee will effect a transition, preparing for their first issue to be published in October 2020. The appointment is for five years, nonrenewable.