Call for Editorial Board



Applicants Sought for Editorial Board of the academic journal, Native American and Indigenous Studies


Deadline: April 1, 2019 or until Board is named


NAIS seeks applicants for editorial board members. The term of service is four years. More information
about the journal may be found at


Scope of NAIS: NAIS is a blind/peer reviewed scholarly journal published two times a year by the
University of Minnesota Press.


Qualification and requirements of candidates: Key qualities sought for the position of editorial board
members: an established record of scholarship in Native and Indigenous studies, including strong awareness
of the worldwide scope of Indigenous studies; commitment to actively serving in an advisory capacity to the
editors and to furthering their vision of the Journal and fulfilling its mandate; and willingness to take up
various duties appropriate to the role of editorial board, including (at the editor’s discretion) the assessment
of manuscripts. Candidates must be members in good standing of NAISA, and maintain their membership
for the duration of the appointment.


The applications packet should include:

  • Cover letter providing information about the applicant’s qualifications.
  • Curriculum vita.


All application packets (in PDF format) should be sent to: