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  • Florian Bieber
    from HNET The YIVO Institute for Jewish Research seeks F/T Managing Editor for Jews in Eastern Europe: The YIVO Encyclopedia. Working in Manhattan at the
    Message 1 of 1 , Jan 10, 2003
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      from HNET

      The YIVO Institute for Jewish Research seeks F/T Managing Editor
      for Jews in Eastern Europe: The YIVO Encyclopedia. Working in
      Manhattan at the Center for Jewish History, the ME will be
      charged with the day-to-day management and oversight of all
      aspects of the encyclopedia�s preparation and production. He/She
      will report to the Editor in Chief and will work closely with the
      supervising editors and publisher. ME�s duties include:
      hiring and supervising support staff
      managing project budget
      preparing and administering editor and contributor contracts
      supervising extensive Access database
      tracking submissions from invitation to publication
      supervising the acquisition and preparation of all graphic
      materials
      overseeing the development of online version of publication
      organizing editorial and other meetings as necessary
      some grant writing
      supervising the preparation of the final manuscript
      coordinating publication process for print and online version
      with publisher.
      Publication scheduled for 2008.
      The ideal candidate will have excellent interpersonal,
      intellectual, administrative, editorial, and IT skills and
      experience. He/She must have a working knowledge of database
      management and word-processing expertise. Experience in reference
      or academic publishing and/or graduate work in a related field
      highly desirable. Knowledge of east European and/or Jewish
      languages a plus. Salary commensurate with experience. Excellent
      benefits.
      Send cover letter and resume including list of three references
      by January 30, 2003 via mail or email to the contact below.
      YIVO is an EOE
      Professor Gershon Hundert
      Department of Jewish Studies
      3438 McTavish Street
      Montreal, QC H3A 1X9
      CANADA
      Fax: 514-398-5158
      Email: gershon.hundert@...
      Website: http://www.yivoinstitute.org
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