Reminder: Nominations are due on May 16, 2014 for the next editor-in-chief of the ACM Trans-
actions on Algorithms. ACM TALG (webpage: http://talg.acm.org/) publishes original research
of the highest quality dealing with algorithms. It is a peer-reviewed journal, appearing quarterly.
Specic areas of computation covered by the journal are listed at http://talg.acm.org/Aims.html.
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 http://www.acm.org/publications/policies/evaluation.
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).