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Proceedings Editorial Committee

General Description

Principal Activities

To solicit, acquire, review, edit and publish articles in Proceedings.

Other Activities

The chair of the committee acts as Managing Editor and selects or nominates coordinating editors and editors.

Miscellaneous Information

The chair of the Editorial Committee will be elected by the Council, upon nomination by the Editorial Boards Committee. The other editors and the coordinating editors are appointed by the President upon recommendation of the EBC in consultation with the Managing Editor. Editors’ institutions may be reimbursed for costs of communication. This committee will conduct at most one meeting per year. This committee has been designated at LEVEL B (eff. 11/01 ECBT).

Editors normally serve no more than two consecutive terms.

From the charge to the Editorial Boards Committee:

The [Editorial Boards] Committee shall recommend appointees to certain editorial committees to the AMS President and the Council. To that end, it shall solicit suggestions for those editorial committees by consulting with managing editors, current editorial committees, and other interested parties. The committee should take into account both the interests of the publications and the overall interests of the Society.

Note to the Chair

For the purpose of archiving the committee activities, the Secretary maintains a central file system for archiving committee records. Committee Chairs are asked to submit committee records on yearly basis. Chairs can submit material at their discretion, and some materials that they may wish to provide are meeting minutes, agenda, and emails. Confidential material should be noted, so that it can be handled in a confidential manner.


Past Members

A list of current and past members is available here: