Parergon, the journal of the Australian and New Zealand Association for Medieval and Early
Modern Studies (Inc.), seeks nominations for interested early career scholars within
ANZAMEMS to participate as members of the 2020 Early Career Committee (ECC). The aim
of this committee is to recognise and support early career researcher contributions to
ANZAMEMS, and specifically, Parergon.
The ECC meets quarterly, and offers an opportunity to provide advice to the Editorial team and
gain a deeper understanding of the detailed intellectual and practical processes of production
of a prestigious, peer-reviewed scholarly journal.
Additionally, participation in the ECC will provide valuable service experience for those
interested in pursuing academic and publishing career pathways. Membership of the ECC is
not a paid position.
A maximum of 6 places are currently available for the 2020 ECC Committee.
Terms are for a calendar year, with a possible maximal renewal of an additional, immediate
Nominations are sought from late-stage doctoral students through to those five years post PhD
or equivalent), who are current members of ANZAMEMS.
Applications should consist of a cv, and a covering email outlining disciplinary expertise to the
Editor of Parergon, firstname.lastname@example.org
Doctoral students wishing to apply should also provide an email from their supervisor
indicating support for their application.
Nominations close on 6 December 2019. Successful candidates will be notified in late
For more information including selection criteria, see the attached PDF: