Applications and nominations are invited for the role of senior editor for the American College of Sports Medicine’s (ACSM) flagship book — ACSM’s Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription, 12th Edition.
Roles and Responsibilities
The senior editor serves as the leader of the editorial team and has responsibility for oversight of associate editors and authors working on the book. The senior editor also serves a fundamental role in working with the ACSM Committee on Certification and Registry Board (CCRB) and ACSM Publications Committee on the high-level vision for what content should be updated for the forthcoming edition.
The role of senior editor is a long-term commitment. The 12th edition is scheduled to publish in January 2025, and work on the project will begin immediately.
The ideal candidate must be a member and fellow of ACSM, in good standing, with extensive experience in exercise science. The Search Committee will attach special consideration to editorial experience, organizational ability, creativity, and the time to devote to completing work on the 12th edition. A current curriculum vita is required for all applications and nominations.