You are here

IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management Seeking New Editor-in-Chief

IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management Seeking New Editor-in-Chief


Opportunity is knocking. Apply for the Editor-in-Chief position for the highly respected publication - IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management (TNSM). The deadline is 15 September, 2017.

The IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management (TNSM) publish peer-reviewed archival-quality papers that advance the state-of-the-art and practical applications of network and service management. Theoretical research contributions presenting new concepts and techniques, as well as applied contributions reporting on experiences and experiments are encouraged. 

These transactions focus on the key technical issues related to Management Models, Architectures, and Frameworks; Service Provisioning, Reliability and Quality Assurance; Management Functions; Enabling Technologies; Information and Communication Models; Policies; Applications and Case Studies; Emerging Technologies and Standards.

The current Editor-in-Chief will complete his term on 31 December 2017. The ideal candidate for the upcoming Editor-in-Chief position is well respected in the field, known for ethics and integrity, and has demonstrated management skills. The selected candidate is expected to assume the roles and responsibilities of the Editor-in-Chief including the selection of associate editors, governance of the entire editorial board, and ensuring that the standards of the journal are sustained. The period of service will be two years, renewable for one additional term.

The Editor-in-Chief is responsible for appointing Editorial Board members, setting goals, updating topical areas, overseeing the review process, handling appeals, and handling cases of plagiarism among other topics.

Eligibility: Must have a strong record of editorial activities and excellence in communications and Network Management. According to the charter, the candidate must also be a member of IEEE Communications Society. 

Selection Process: The nominations will be accepted for the EIC position until 15 September 2017. Based on a holistic evaluation of all EIC candidates, a ranked short list will be generated by a selection committee, and the final selected candidate will be appointed by the VP Publications.

Nomination Process: Please email Mehmet Ulema (, Chair of TNSM Advisory Board with copy to Nelson Fonseca (, VP Publications, a letter of interest including qualifications. If you have any question or concern for the nomination process, please contact


Related article:

IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management (TNSM) Selected by Thomson Reuters for Science Citation Index




Leave a comment