APPLY FOR AN INDIVIDUAL MEETING WITH AN EDITOR

An integral part of the Editor in Residence program is the opportunity for advanced graduate students, recent alumni and assistant professors to get direct feedback on a book project and to have one-on-one time with the Editor. The program aims to provide tools for academics in the Humanities increased success in the academy.

Application Guidelines and Requirements:

Graduate students (ATC) and, recent alumni:

  1. APPLICATION
  2. Brief project précis– one single-spaced page with a book description, followed by a page or two of outline with brief chapter summaries; rationale for why the book should be published with the given press. (If you note related books published by the press, please refer to books published within the last 5 years, maximum.)
  3. CV- abridged version (2 pages)

Requirements: Minimum 3 chapters of the dissertation should be completed; application should be accompanied by a faculty email confirming support of the student’s application; confirmation of applicant attendance at the talk, and must complete pre- and post meeting questionnaires.

Faculty:

  1. APPLICATION
  2. Brief project précis – one single-spaced page with a book description, followed by a page or two of outline with brief chapter summaries; rationale for why the book would fit with the given press. (If you note related books published by the press, please refer to books published within the last 5 years, maximum.)
  3. CV– abridged version (2 pages)

            Requirements: Early-Career Faculty: Lecturer and/or Assistant Professor, tenure- track, and currently without a book contract; confirmation of applicant attendance at the talk, must complete pre- and post meeting questionnaires.

The  important dates for this program are as follows:

Quarter Individual Meeting Application Deadline Date (s) of Individual Meeting
Fall 2016 Thursday, September 29th, 2016 Thursday October 20th and Friday October 21st, 2016
Spring 2017 Friday, April 7th, 2017 Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017

Submit all applications to Barbara Van Nostrand: bvannost@humnet.ucla.edu