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Duke University Press: Journals Managing Editor

Duke University Press (DUP) seeks a Managing Editor with joint responsibility for GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies, as well as for CSSAAME: Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

Devoting approximately 50 percent of their time to each journal, and overseeing the editorial processes for both journals, the Managing Editor ensures the editorial quality of issues and balances this objective with schedules; also manages the peer-review process for journal articles. The Managing Editor has solid editorial experience and excellent project management skills; demonstrates the ability to make decisions and solve problems independently; and shows a commitment to continuous learning.

If interested please submit the University-required electronic application, including your résumé and cover letter, before close of the position at Noon on Monday, October 23, 2023.

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