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Call for a Resources Review Editor for the MEXTESOL Journal

  • 1.  Call for a Resources Review Editor for the MEXTESOL Journal

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    Call for a Resources Review Editor for the MEXTESOL Journal

    The MEXTESOL Journal (www.mextesol.net) is an indexed, open-access journal that was founded over forty years ago and has been online since 2010. Articles in both English and Spanish are accepted. We consider ourselves to be special among the professional journals available for ELT since we do more than just evaluate articles on their merit for publication. We also dedicate ourselves to helping new writers get the experience they need to be able to publish in the future. Reviews of useful resources are especially important since many novice writers find that it is good experience to begin publishing a review before moving on to more formal articles.

     Duties

    • Actively search for books or other materials* to be reviewed and professionals from various universities, countries and circumstances to review them.
    • When necessary, actively train authors in the correct style for reviews.
    • Mentor authors when needed before sending the reviews to the Associate Editor for Non-Refereed articles for formal review.
    • Submit at least one review to the Associate Editor for Non-Refereed Articles four times a year (in February, May, August, November).
    • Actively collaborates with the other Editors of the Journal

    Profile

    • Is active, organized, responsible, independent, patient, and committed
    • Can criticize materials in both English and Spanish.
    • Has a Ph.D. or M.A. in the area or related areas

    Skills

    • Has solid writing skills in both English and Spanish
    • Has teaching experience
    • Is computer literate (reviewing in Word)
    • Is aware of the content and style of reviews

    Benefits

    • Named in every issue of the MEXTESOL Journal
    • Annual letter of service (constancia)
    • The thanks of our readership

    To apply, complete the questionnaire and a brief Position Statement (https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/CTDPW5K ). The Position Statement should describe your interest in the position and explain why you feel you are qualified. Also submit your Curriculum Vitae to mextesoljournal@gmail.com

    Deadline: November 30, 2018

    Additional information is available from JoAnn Miller (mextesoljournal@gmail.com ).

     

    *Other materials besides books include websites, MOOCs, TedTalks, computer programs, online groups and pages, etc.



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    JoAnn Miller
    Editor-in-Chief
    MEXTESOL Journal
    Mexico
    mextesoljournal@gmail.com
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