Applications for Arthritis & Rheumatism editor (2010–2015 term) now available

The American College of Rheumatology Committee on Journal Publications announces the search for the position of Editor, Arthritis & Rheumatism. The official term of the next Arthritis & Rheumatism editorship is July 1, 2010–June 30, 2015; however, some of the duties of the new Editor will begin during a transition period starting April 1, 2010. ACR members who are considering applying should submit a nonbinding letter of intent by April 1, 2009 to the Managing Editor, Jane Diamond, at, and are also encouraged to contact the current Editor, Dr. Michael Lockshin, to discuss details; initial contact should be made via e-mail to Applications will be due June 1, 2009 and will be reviewed during the summer of 2009. Application materials are available online at