APPLICATIONS SOUGHT FOR THE American Journal of Cardiology

DEADLINE: January 15, 2023

The American Journal of Cardiology (AJC) is seeking a new Editor-in-Chief as the present Editor-in-Chief has stepped down after many years of service. The initial three-year term will begin June 1, 2023.


Published 24 times a year, The American Journal of Cardiology® is an independent journal designed for cardiovascular disease specialists and internists with a subspecialty in cardiology throughout the world. AJC is an independent, scientific, peer-reviewed journal of original articles that focus on the practical, clinical approach to the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease. AJC has one of the fastest acceptance to publication times in Cardiology. Features report on systemic hypertension, methodology, drugs, pacing, arrhythmia, preventive cardiology, congestive heart failurevalvular heart diseasecongenital heart disease, and cardiomyopathy. Also included are editorials, readers' comments, and symposia.


This position requires an individual committed to publication excellence and advancement of the field of cardiology. Applicants should have recognized expertise in the field of cardiology, past experience on a journal editorial board, a good track record of publishing in high quality journals, excellent leadership skills, and the vision to further the success of the journal.


The Editor is responsible for establishing and managing an Editorial Office; receiving, evaluating, and selecting all materials submitted for publication in AJC; promptly responding to communications regarding AJC; working with an Editorial Board; developing and implementing improvements to AJC; coordinating with the publishing staff; actively working with the publisher on efforts to maintain and improve AJC’s standing in the field.

Applications should be received by January 15, 2023.

Candidates will be asked to conduct an interview.

Self-nominations and nominations by third parties are welcome.

To submit an application, or for additional information, please contact:
Helene Caprari  
Senior Publisher, American Journal of Cardiology

Email: [email protected]