Monday, April 28, 2014

Call for Nominations for Editor-in-Chief TALG

Reminder: Nominations are due on May 16, 2014 for the next editor-in-chief of the ACM Trans-
actions on Algorithms. ACM TALG (webpage: publishes original research
of the highest quality dealing with algorithms. It is a peer-reviewed journal, appearing quarterly.
Speci c areas of computation covered by the journal are listed at

We are looking for a well-established person with a strong record of research achievements and
service, and with a vision for the future of the eld. The term of appointment is three years, to
begin late summer 2014, with the possibility of renewal for a second term. The editor-in-chief is
responsible for faithfully executing the editorial charter of the journal yet should be proactive in
adapting the journal and its charter to changes in the eld. A description of the duties of the EiC
and evaluation criteria can be found at

Professor Valerie King of the University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada is Chair of the Search
Committee. All nominees, including self-nominees, should send a CV and a Vision Statement for
TALG (at least one page), with subject header \EiC nomination" to:

The deadline for nominations is Friday, May 16, 2014 at 11:59 p.m. (PST).