The Journal of Optical Communications and Networking (JOCN) Steering Committee welcomes nominations for the position, Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Optical Communications and Networking, with a three-year term to begin 1 January 2022.
The Journal reports advances in all aspects of optical networking science, technology, and engineering. Both theoretical contributions (including new techniques, concepts, analyses, and economic studies) and practical contributions (including optical networking experiments, prototypes, and new applications) are encouraged. JOCN is a joint publishing effort of the OSA and IEEE. The Editor-in-Chief ensures the high editorial quality of JOCN while balancing the needs of its author and reader communities. Send requests for the full position description to JOCN@osa.org.
Qualifications for the position include but are not limited to the following:
Please send nominations and self-nominations in the form of a short note of recommendation or a cover letter summarizing the nominee's qualifications to the attention of Patrick Iannone (Chair, JOCN Steering) at JOCN@osa.org by 1 September 2021. For self-nominations, please explain your interest in the position and your vision for the journal within the cover letter and provide a curriculum vitae. JOCN Steering will request curriculum vitae and publications lists for other nominations as appropriate.
The Editor serves a three-year term with possibility to renew at the discretion of JOCN Steering. JOCN Steering will approve the final candidate by 15 October 2021.
Please contact Patrick Iannone at JOCN@osa.org with any questions.
Thank you for your assistance in filling this important position.