ACM/SIGCSE SEEK EDITOR-IN-CHIEF FOR ACM INROADS

ACM and the Special Interest Group on Computer Science Education (SIGCSE) seek an editor-in-chief for its quarterly magazine ACM Inroads.

ACM Inroads magazine serves professionals interested in advancing computing education on a global scale. The goal of the publication is to generate new ‘inroads’ in the theory and practice of computing education and to share those discoveries by fostering dialogue, cooperation, and collaboration with educators worldwide.

ACM Inroads publishes high-quality, substantive, visually engaging, informative articles describing, analyzing, and critiquing current issues and practices throughout the global computing education community. This quarterly magazine is written by computing educators for computing educators. Each issue presents an array of thought-provoking commentaries from many leading luminaries together with a diverse collection of articles that examine current research and practices within the computing community. For more about Inroads, see http://inroads.acm.org/

Job Description
The editor-in-chief is a volunteer position responsible for soliciting and organizing all editorial content for every issue. These responsibilities include: soliciting articles from prospective authors; managing the magazine's editorial board and contributors; creating new editorial features, special sections, columns; assigning manuscripts to associate editors for review; and making final editorial decisions.

An annual stipend will be available for the hiring of an editorial assistant.
Financial support will also be provided for any travel expenses related to this position.

Eligibility Requirements
The EiC search is open to applicants worldwide. Experience in and knowledge about the issues, challenges, and advances in computing education a must.

Please send your CV and vision statement expressing the reasons for your interest in the position and your goals for Inroads to: [email protected]

The deadline for submissions is MAY 31, 2015.

The editorship will commence on SEPTEMBER 1, 2015.
You must be willing and able to make a three-year commitment to this post. 

An Inroads EiC search committee has been convened to review all submissions/candidates:

Barbara Boucher Owens, Inroads EiC Search Chair

Michael Caspersen, Aarhus University, Denmark
Renee McCauley, SIGSCE past chair
Jane Prey, ACM Education Board chair

John Impagliazzo, Advisory member, Inroads EiC
Scott E. Delman, Advisory member, ACM Director of Group Publishing
Jack Davidson, ACM Publications Board liaison