Call for EDITORS - Books; Journal; Conferences

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Type: 
Call for Volunteers
Date: 
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.

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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:http://architecturemps.com/call-for-editors/

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 admin@architecturemps.com

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

Contact Info: 

Director, AMPS

Graham Cairns