Papers, Proposals & Editors
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AEJMC Magazine Media Research Grant
Applications are invited for the $1,000 AEJMC Magazine Media Research Grant, which funds scholarship that has the potential to make significant contributions to the field of magazine media studies. Applications are due by November 15. See complete call.
Mass Communication and Society Special Issue on Media, Terrorism and Society
We invite contributions to a special issue of Mass Communication and Society on “Media, Terrorism and Society.” This issue conceives “terrorism” in a broad sense. The issue encompasses topics related to media coverage and impact of terrorism that span domestic and global communities as well as those that are common within different regions. Submission Deadline for Papers: October 31, 2016. See complete call.
Call for Editor: Newspaper Research Journal
The Newspaper and Online News Division invites applications and nominations for editor of Newspaper Research Journal. The 3.5-year appointment runs September 2017 to February 2021. Transition will begin in June 2017 with the first issue edited by the new editor in Fall 2017. Nominations must be received by October 20, 2016. See complete call.
Call for Editor: Journalism and Mass Communication Educator
The AEJMC Publications Committee invites applications and nominations for editor of our journal Journalism and Mass Communication Educator. The 3.5-year appointment begins March 1, 2017 and ends on Sept. 30, 2020. Nominations must be received no later than Sept. 26, 2016. Applications must be received by Oct. 17, 2016. See complete call.
Book Proposals: for AEJMC-Peter Lang Publishing Scholarsourcing Series
Now entering its third year, and with four contracts already awarded, the AEJMC-Peter Lang Publishing Scholarsourcing initiative is open for fresh book proposals from AEJMC members. Based on the concept of crowdsourcing, Scholarsourcing re-imagines the way scholarly books are proposed, peer reviewed and approved for contract. Deadline to submit an abbreviated book proposal for the first round of Scholarsourcing is October 15, 2016. See complete call.
Apply Now for Senior Scholar Grants
The AEJMC Senior Scholar Research Program will award up to two $5,000 grants to senior scholars to fund innovative and timely research projects in journalism and mass communication. This is a project of the AEJMC Strategic Plan. Senior scholars who are AEJMC members may submit proposals for these grants in the fall of 2016, and selections will be announced by early January 2017. Deadline for submitting proposals is Friday, Oct. 7, 2016. See complete call.
Apply Now for Emerging Scholars Grants
The AEJMC Emerging Scholars Program will award $3,500 research and teaching grants to up to four research or teaching proposals to encourage innovative and timely projects in journalism and mass communication. This is a project of the AEJMC Strategic Plan. AEJMC members may submit proposals for these grants in the fall of 2016, and selections will be announced by early January 2017. Deadline for submitting proposals is Monday, Oct. 3, 2016. See complete call.