Call for Associate Editors

The SAE International Journal of Commercial Vehicles is accepting applications for the position of Associate Editor for the following topics:
  • Light/Medium/Heavy Duty Vehicle Systems, Design, and Architecture
  • Vehicle Design for Environmental and Sustainability
  • Electronic/Mechatronic Systems for Commercial Vehicles
  • Advanced Concepts and Technologies for Future Commercial Vehicles
  • Simulation—Systems and Components
  • Optimization of Vehicle Performance—Including Pricing, Emissions, Fuel Economy, Reliability, etc.
  • Reliability Analysis and Methodology
  • Driver/Operator Vigilance Modeling, Sensing, and Assistance Specific
  • Special Vehicles, Vibration Isolation
  • Agricultural and Construction Vehicles
Duties
  1. Ensuring timely processing of submitted manuscripts
  2. Initial screening of manuscript to determine if peer review is merited
  3. After initial screening, within five working days, inviting suitable peer reviewers and possible alternates
  4. Monitoring the review process to ensure timely peer review, with the result of securing a minimum of three completed reviews
  5. Evaluating the reviewers’ comments and deciding whether to Accept as is [with recommendation to the Editor-in-Chief (EIC)], send for Revision, or Reject
  6. In the case of Revision, evaluating the revised manuscript and sending for additional review if needed and finally making a final recommendation to the EIC
Requirements
  1. Published author within the past five years
  2. Experience in the peer-review process
  3. Competency in a subject(s) covered in the respective journal
  4. Detail-oriented and able to monitor progress of assigned articles
  5. At least seven years of experience after receiving Bachelor’s degree
If you are interested in being considered for an Associate Editor position, please email kim.martin@sae.org and include a brief CV (three-pages max) that includes recent publications.