Dear Participatory Mappers.
I'm emailing you to request your assistance in the recruitment of an
Editorial Board for our upcoming journal. We would like to recruit an
editorial manager who would start no later than April 1st, 2019. This
position is ideal for a junior scholar interested in the publication
process. If interested, please email our Editorial Managers Jirka Pánek <
firstname.lastname@example.org> and Michael McCall email@example.com
If you could please pass this along to your departments and students, it
would be greatly appreciated! Thank you.
Charla M. Burnett
International Society of Participatory Mapping
ISPM Journal-Managing Editor and Editorial Board
Our Executive Committee is searching for a dedicated scholars and junior
scholars to lead our new Editorial Board for a journal on participatory
mapping starting March or April 2019. The Managing Editor will be
responsible for the recruitment of the (editorial) advisory board of
experts in the field of GIS, community geography, indigenous rights, urban
and rural planning, participatory geodesign, and other subfields.
*The Editorial Board Members: *
-Review Submitted Manuscripts;
-Advise on Journal Policy and Scope;
-Identify Topics for Special Issues, which they may guest edit;
-Attract new authors and submissions;
-Act as advisers in cases of complex publishing ethics allegations;
-Ideally submit some of their own work for consideration by the journal.
The Society’s objectives are to encourage and support the development,
experimentation, evaluation, and application of participatory mapping
methods globally in order to foster interaction and research in this
scientific field, and to coordinate with other organizations in the study
of participatory processes, mapping, and quantitative analyses. The Society
places a strong emphasis on fostering opportunities between the Global
North and South in order to promote a more equal distribution of knowledge
and resources across fields, including marine and environmental planning,
urban and rural planning, public policy, counter mapping, and indigenous
These purposes are to be carried out by:
The Official Bylaws http://landscapevalues.org/ispm/ispm-bylaws-2/ outline
the organizational structure of the Society.
-- Thank you,
Charla M. Burnett