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ACM Transactions on the Web Editor in Chief - Call for Nominations

ACM Transactions on the Web Editor in Chief – Call For Nominations

Nominations are sought for the next Editor in Chief of the ACM Transactions on the Web (ACM TWEB). TWEB is a journal publishing refereed articles reporting the results of research on Web content, applications, use, and related enabling technologies. Additional information about the TWeb and its charter is available on the journal Web site: http://tweb.acm.org/.

The term of appointment is three years, to begin in November 2014, with the possibility of renewal for a second term. The editor-in-chief is responsible for faithfully executing the editorial charter of the journal yet should be proactive in adapting the journal and its charter to changes in the field. The EiC will also closely work with relevant ACM interest group such as SIGWeb. A description of the duties of the EiC and evaluation criteria can be found at http://www.acm.org/publications/policies/evaluation

Candidates for the position should be well-established researchers in areas related to core mission of the journal (see: http://tweb.acm.org/charter.html), and should have significant prior experience serving on conference program committees and journal editorial boards.

Nomination Process and Deadlines

Nominations, including self-nominations, should be sent by email to the chair of the search committee, Bamshad Mobasher (mobasher@cs.depaul.edu). All nomination must include the candidate’s CV as well as a one to two page statement of vision. Please use the subject line header “TWeb EiC Nomination” in your email.

The deadline for nominations is September 15, 2014.

Search Committee

  • Bamshad Mobasher (USA), Chair
  • Helen Ashman (Australia)
  • Simon Harper (UK) 
  • Arun Iyengar (USA)
  • Barbara Pernici (Italy)
  • Joseph Konstan (USA), ACM Publications Board Liaison
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