Call for EDITORS - Books; Journal; Conferences

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Call for Volunteers
December 7, 2015
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Geography, Sociology, Urban Design and Planning, Urban History / Studies

AMPS (Architecture, Media, Politics, Society) is an internationally recognized non-profit research group.

Architecture_MPS, ISSN 2050-9006, is a fully Open Access interdisciplinary academic journal with a primary focus on issues of the built environment.

UCL Press (University College London) is the journal’s publisher. It is the UK’s only fully open access university press. 

Intellect Books is a global, innovative publishing house for books and journals with partners including University of Chicago Press.


Responding to the major growth in outputs created through their collaboration, these organisations call for several editors of books and journal publications. The positions are on a volunteer basis and embedded in two research programmes led by AMPS: Housing-Critical Futures and The Mediated City.

Given the interdisciplinary nature of the research group, its journal and associated book pubications, this call will be of interest to academics involved with: architecture, urban studies, geography, sociology, media studies, art, new medias and digital technologies.

The Architecture_MPS journal publishes two volumes per year, each consisting of four articles. Journal editors will be responsible for a single volume each year. Several books will be published each year as part of both AMPS research programmes. Book editors will be responsible for one book each.

Positions Available:

Book Editors; Journal Editors

Deadline: 07th December. Interviews held the week commencing 14th December 2015

Full Description:

Researchers and academics interested in this position should send:

1. A statement of interest (300 words max.)

2.  Curriculum Vitae

3.  Three samples of written work to

Please indicate which position(s) is of interest and title the subject line of your email: “Editorial Positions”

Contact Info: 

Director, AMPS

Graham Cairns