Expressions of interest are sought from individuals or small teams to fill the newly created position of TASA Digital Publications Editor that incorporates the Editorship of Nexus, TASA’s newsletter with support for TASA’s blog. Nexus, is now an online publication, currently published three times a year. The Digital Publications editor will commission and edit content for the newsletter and occasional original content for TASA’s blog, for example journalistic type pieces based on recent publications in TASA’s academic journal, Journal of Sociology and Health Sociology Review. Regular blog updates on TASA business and reposts will continue to be handled by TASA’s Executive Officer.
The Digital Publications Editor will be expected to have an interest in and some knowledge of web-publishing and emerging trends in this area and may be asked to provide assistance and advice to TASA’s President on matters of website governance and implementation.
The Digital Publications Editor is an ex officio member of TASA’s Executive, and will attend two face-to-face and two online TASA Executive meetings a year, with relevant expenses covered by TASA. The appointment will be for two years initially, commencing at the 2018 TASA Conference. For further information please contact Dan Woodman, TASA President, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Expressions of Interest should be submitted to the Executive Officer, Sally Daly, email@example.com, by Monday September 10, 2018.