Preservation Education & Research (PER), NCPE’s scholarly journal, seeks nominations for a a book review editor and editorial board members.
The book review editor works closely with the co-editors of the journal, who are currently Jeremy Wells and Rebecca Sheppard, in locating, requesting, receiving and distributing books for review; soliciting the interest of reviewers; and editing and assembling reviews for publication. PER typically publishes 3-6 book reviews in each of its yearly volumes. The book review editor should have good organizational, editorial, and administrative skills and prior experience in the field of historic preservation. The selected individual should have access to institutional support that is required in the fulfillment of this work (e.g., postage, shipping, telephone, student assistants). The book review editor will be appointed to a renewable 3-year term.
A PER editorial board member is responsible for helping with the strategic direction of the journal in collaboration with the co-editors, assisting with the review of manuscripts and new books (as needed), and acting as a general ambassador for the journal, including soliciting for manuscript submissions. A prospective editorial board member should have prior experience in the field of historic preservation, be familiar with the blind peer review process, and had his or her own work published previously in a refereed journal. PER editorial board members will be appointed at the NCPE Executive Committee on October 31, 2013 for a renewable term of 3 years.
Please send nominations and self-nominations by October 18, 2013 to Jeremy Wells at email@example.com.
Volumes from previous years are indexed on the following pages. The articles themselves are available as free downloads on each of these pages under the “Content” section.