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trendsTrends in Organized Crime is accepting applications for Editor-in-Chief. The applicant will be expected transition in during Summer 2016, to take full editorial responsibility January 1, 2018 and serve for an initial term of three to five years.

Trends in Organized Crime presents a composite of analyses and syntheses of research on organized crime, drawn from a variety of sources.  It publishes peer-reviewed, original research articles and excerpts from significant governmental and other reports. The contents also include reviews of important new books and presents analysis and commentary on current issues in organized crime.

Abstracted/indexed in: SCOPUS, Google Scholar, EBSCO Discovery Service, CSA, ProQuest, Academic Search, Criminal Justice Abstracts, CSA Environmental Sciences, Gale, OCLC, SCImago, Summon by ProQuest
Applicants should send a CV along with a detailed letter of interest to Katherine Chabalko, Publishing Editor at Springer: katherine.chabalko@springer.com. The letter should describe the applicant’s interests, specializations, relevant editorial experience; and the applicant’s vision for the growth and ongoing impact of Trends in Organized Crime. Accompanying letters of recommendation are welcome. While applicants for Co-Editorship will be considered, a single Editor is strongly preferred.

Interested applicants may reach out to the publishing editor to discuss the position further. Applications due: April 30, 2017.