Publications Coordination Committee

Charge

  • Coordinates Core publishing and information dissemination activities
  • Conducts regular assessments of Core publishing outlets and recommends new modes of dissemination as needed
  • Advises and assists the Core Board with setting publishing priorities
  • Identifies and maintains publishing standards for Core publications
  • Promotes and encourages research and publication in topics of interest to Core members
  • Reviews proposals and manuscripts, and recommends the most appropriate format for publication
  • Coordinates the integration of Core's journals into the division's publication and promotional schedule

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Roster

Mrs. Susan E. Thomas (Chair, September 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
John Abresch (Member, September 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Fletcher Durant (Member, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2023)
Kimberley A. Edwards (Member, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2023)
Mr. Frederick Folmer (Member, September 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Paul Kelsey (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Ms. Dawn Elizabeth Mackey (Member, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2023)
Ellen T. McGrath (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Jane Monson (Member, September 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Jeremy J. Myntti (Member, September 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Elizabeth Nelson (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2023)
Treshani Perera (Member, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2023)
Rebecca S. Uhl (Member, September 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Mr. Ken Varnum (Member, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2023)
Jessalyn Zoom (Member, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2023)
Mary Beth Weber (LRTS Editor, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)
Dr. Marta Deyrup (Core Publications Acquisitions Editor, September 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022)
Jenny Levine (Staff Liaison, June 29, 2021, to June 30, 2025)
Brooke Morris-Chott (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2023)
Kerry Ward (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2023)

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About this Committee

Deliverables

  • Develops ideas and leads for new Core publications
  • Reviews manuscript proposals and supports Acquisitions Editors
  • Provides regular assessments of Core publishing outlets and recommends new modes of dissemination as needed
  • Advises and assists the Core Board with setting publishing priorities
  • Identifies and maintains publishing standards for Core publications
  • Supports the work of journal editors and editorial boards

Expected Time Commitment

  • Holds 4-6 virtual meetings and no face-to-face meetings each year
  • Group members work an average of 2 hours per month
  • May and November are the busiest months

Desired Skills, Knowledge, and Experience

  • Writing, editing, reviewing for publication
  • Knowledge of scholarly communication
  • Familiarity with topics and trends within Core's areas of focus
  • Network of movers and shakers in the areas of Core's focus
  • Plugged into different communities / conferences / venues related to Core's areas of focus
  • Actively engaged as a member of Core and reader of its publications