Opportunity: Editor of Children, Youth and Environments

The current editors are soliciting candidates for editor (or co-editors) of the journal Children, Youth and Environments. The new editor will assume the position of editor-designate in the summer of 2015 and during the transition will begin working with the current editors Willem van Vliet, Louise Chawla and Fahriye Sancar to become familiar with journal operations and procedures. The editor-designate will assume lead responsibility for the journal beginning in the Spring of 2016, commencing with Volume 26.

The position of editor/co-editor is a volunteer position, with journal funds available to pay for a Managing Editor, copy editor, and other technical assistance. Requirements for editor/co-editor include having a Ph.D. in a field related to children’s environments, some editing and publishing experience, and familiarity with the Children, Youth and Environments journal. Please, direct questions about this position to the journal’s lead editor, Dr. Willem van Vliet (phone 303-492-5015; email: willem@colorado.edu).
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Job: Commissioning Editor & Book Reviews Editor for Children’s Geographies Journal

Commissioning Editor for North America & Book Reviews Editor sought for Children’s Geographies journal

Children’s Geographies is a peer-reviewed journal that provides an international forum to discuss issues that impact upon the geographical worlds of children and young people (25 years and under) and their families. The journal aims to be accessible to established academics and practitioners with an interest in children, youth and families, as well as to new researchers, including postgraduate students and early career academics. Children’s Geographies emphasizes the importance of place, space and spatiality and welcomes inter- and intra-disciplinary work. The journal provides a forum for multi-faceted geographies, enabling new insights into the diverse and multiple realities of young people’s lives.

Established in 2003 Children’s Geographies has a Thomson-Reuters ISI ranking factor of 1.158 (2011). Children’s Geographies is published by Routledge Journals, an imprint of Taylor & Francis an Informa business. For more information about the journal see www.tandfonline.com/cchg

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