Managing Editor Postdoctoral Position
American Quarterly (University of Notre Dame)
March 25, 2024
Post date: February 29, 2024

The Department of American Studies at the University of Notre Dame seeks to appoint a postdoctoral fellow in the position of Managing Editor of American Quarterly. The Managing Editor will work closely with the editorial team to oversee the production of the journal, with duties ranging from coordinating the peer review process to working with authors to finalize publication. They will also work closely with an Associate Managing Editor. The ideal candidate will have a PhD in American Studies or a related field and possess exceptional organizational and communication skills, along with a keen interest in helping to shape the flagship journal of the American Studies Association. 


PhD in American Studies or a related field; the successful candidate will have earned their PhD no earlier than 2021.

Application Instructions 

This is a two-year, in-person position that begins July 1, 2024. Candidates should apply through Interfolio and submit a CV and letter of interest.  Priority deadline for applications is March 25. We will ask for letters of recommendation in a second stage. Please email AQ incoming editor Jason Ruiz with any questions at

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