American Indian Quarterly Journal

Deadline: June 1, 2024; term begins July 15th, 2024

Applicants should complete the questionnaire at the following link: 

Applications are now welcome for Editor (or Co-Editors) of American Indian Quarterly

The term of appointment is for a minimum of four years with possible reappointment thereafter. The current Managing Editor will continue to serve through the end of the 2024-2025 academic year to assure a smooth editorial transition. The new Editor will select a new Book Review Editor. 

Published by the University of Nebraska Press, American Indian Quarterly has earned its reputation as one of the dominant journals in American Indian studies by presenting the best and most thought-provoking scholarship in the field.  The journal is a forum for diverse voices and perspectives spanning a variety of academic disciplines. The common thread is AIQ’s commitment to publishing work that contributes to the development of American Indian studies as a field and to the sovereignty and continuance of American Indian nations and cultures. In addition to peer-reviewed articles, AIQ features reviews of books, films, and exhibits.

Required qualifications:

*tenured academic appointment 

*established record of scholarship in Native American and Indigenous Studies

*evidence of institutional support for hosting the journal (via course release, support for graduate research assistant, etc.)


*manage editorial staff

*maintain clear and timely communication with the University of Nebraska Press

*cultivate relationships with qualified peer reviewers and manage the review process

*oversee cover design / artwork

*copyedit each issue before publication