Dear AFEEfolks,

This is a gentle reminder that applications for the position of Editor of
the JEI are due shortly. Details are included below.

Geoff Schneider
AFEE President

*Call for Applications for the Editor of Journal of Economic Issues*

AFEE is in the process of selecting an editor for the *JEI *to replace
Chris Brown.

Qualifications include:

·       A commitment to, and comprehension of, (original) institutional

·       A record of research and publication in institutional economics
sufficient to have earned tenure.

·       Strong managerial skills and an ability to work with diverse people
and points of view.

·       Demonstrated time to devote to the editor’s position, including
release time.

·       Financial support for the office expenses and some of the costs of
paying the production editor (encouraged, but not required).

*Timetable for Search*

·       September 11, 2017:  Review of applications begins. All application
materials should be submitted by this date for full consideration, although
we will continue to accept applications until the position is filled.

·       March 1, 2018*:* New editor begins to work with Chris Brown on the

·       July 1, 2018: New editor begins three-year term.

*Application Materials*

1.               A letter of application indicating the candidate’s
interest and qualifications.  Include a brief statement of managerial and
editorial strategy and vision for the future of the *JEI*.

2.               A detailed vita.

3.               Three to five letters of support from scholars familiar
with the candidate’s research, administrative ability, and professional
background in general.

4.               A preliminary statement from an appropriate administrator
of the candidate’s employer indicating the level of financial support and
release time.

Applications should be submitted to Eric Hake, AFEE Secretary/Treasurer, at
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Please contact AFEE President Geoff Schneider with inquiries and
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Geoff Schneider
Professor of Economics, Bucknell University
Office: 128 Academic West
Address: 1 Dent Drive, Lewisburg, PA 17837
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Office Phone: 570-577-1666