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Members

ESA journals working group

ESA journals working group chair:  President

Members:

Nigel Andrew, Editor, Austral Ecology

Perpetua Turner, Editorial Chair, EMR

Tein McDonald, Editor, EMR

Book Review Editor (currently vacant)

Gail Spina, ESA Executive Officer

Purpose:
The overall ESA Journals Working Group objectives are:

  • Assess current budgets, and budget projections of ESA journals (Austral Ecology & Ecological Management & Restoration
  • Prepare contractual arrangements 18 - 24 months before current Publishing Agreements expire with publishers. Note that clause 12.2 of the 2015 – 2019 publishing agreement for Austral Ecology requires negotiations between Jan 2018 – June 2018 for new agreement to start in 2020
  • Identify threats to publication income
  • Identify new initiatives to enhance the readership, longevity and relevance of the journals
  • Maintain clear differentiation of content between the two journals

Vacancy for Book Review Editor -  Download the Position Description

Detailed terms of reference