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Executive Editor, University of Massachusetts Press

The Executive Editor is responsible for growing and developing the University of Massachusetts Press's current strengths in American Studies, particularly history, and building new strengths in emerging, related, and underserved fields, signing approximately 20 new projects per year, a mix of monographs, general interest titles, texts, and digital projects.  The Executive Editor will be an engaged participant in the scholarly community, both at UMass and nationally, and will keep abreast of scholarship by attending conferences, developing relationships with scholars, and reviewing relevant literature.  He/she will work with the director and Boston editor to chart the future course of the Press's editorial program and will collaborate with a tight-knit staff in all phases of the publishing process.

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The University of Massachusetts Amherst is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities and encourages applications from these and other protected group members.

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