ANSS is seeking a new lead Editor for ANSS Currents, our official section newsletter. Currents is published biannually in the spring and fall. The Editor will be responsible for coordinating newsletter production, leading a team of two copy editors. Responsibilities are outlined in the Guide to Editing ANSS Currents and include: soliciting content, receiving submissions and organizing in-process documents, assisting with proofreading and copy editing, creating the newsletter layout, setting and adhering to timelines for the team, and meeting the production deadline. The Editor will be responsible for increasing the search engine discoverability of Currents content, and may steward a transition from a static PDF to an HTML version.
The Editor will serve as an active member of the ANSS Publications Committee. A minimum term of 2 years is recommended.
Interested ANSS members should submit an application to Hailey Mooney (firstname.lastname@example.org) by July 22, 2016. The application will consist of a brief statement of interest and summary of qualifications.
Questions regarding the position may be directed to Hailey Mooney, Currents editor. The outgoing Editor will provide assistance with the production process for the upcoming Fall 2016 issue.