AAFCS Seeks Editor for the Family and Consumer Sciences Research Journal

By AAFCS Team posted 06-01-2021 10:34 PM


With the retirement of its current editor, the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (AAFCS) is seeking candidates for Editor of the Family & Consumer Sciences Research Journal (FCSRJ).  The journal publishes original research in all areas of family and consumer sciences concerned with the well-being of individuals and families. The Editor is assisted by Associate Editors representing content areas within family and consumer sciences (e.g., apparel, textiles, and merchandising; family studies/human development; family and consumer sciences education; foods and nutrition; housing and interior design; personal finance/consumer economics; and professional issues). The Associate Editors are volunteers who are invited and selected by the Editor.

Start Date:  August 1, 2021

Click here for the position description that includes the duties and qualifications of the Editor and the timeline for filling the Editor role.  

To apply, the candidate should submit:

  • Letter of application describing qualifications
  • Current Vita/Resume’
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation (with one by a Dean or Department Head)

 The application materials should be emailed as one packet to Dr. Lori Myers (LMyers@aafcs.org) by noon ET on July 6th.