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Call for Applications: Anesthesiology Editor-in-Chief

Application deadline: June 30, 2023

The American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) is pleased to announce the Call for Applications is open for the important position of Editor-in-Chief of Anesthesiology.

This is an exciting opportunity for a talented, motivated, and innovative leader to make a positive contribution to the promotion and distribution of science for advancement of the field of anesthesiology. The ASA strongly encourages applications from interested and qualified candidates from around the world and from diverse backgrounds.

The Editor-in-Chief is expected to be appointed in fall 2023 and to begin an official term on January 1, 2024.

Detailed information and a complete job description are available here: AnesthesiologyEIC_JobDescription.pdf

Applications must be submitted by June 30, 2023. Please include:

  • Curriculum vitae that includes editorial experience and a robust publication record with scientific journals in anesthesiology and related fields
  • A letter of interest of up to 3 pages to address your motivation to apply for the role
  • Disclosure of any conflicts of interest (particularly with industry-sponsored work) in accordance with ICMJE recommended guidelines

Applicants meeting the required qualifications will be asked to provide additional information, and those shortlisted will be invited to interview with the ASA Ad Hoc Committee on Editor-in-Chief (EIC) Search.

ASA has partnered with scholarly publishing experts KGL Consulting to conduct the search for the incoming Editor-in-Chief. Questions and applications should be directed to Ms. Lisa Marshall, Senior Consulting Associate, KGL Consulting (

About ASA

Founded in 1905, the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) is an educational, research, and scientific society with more than 56,000 members organized to raise and maintain the standards of the medical practice of anesthesiology. ASA is committed to ensuring physician anesthesiologists evaluate and supervise the medical care of patients before, during and after surgery to provide the highest quality and safest care every patient deserves.

Mission: Advancing the Practice and Securing the Future
Vision: A world leader improving health through innovation in quality and safety.
Values: Patient Safety, Physician-led Care and Scientific Discovery

ASA supports its members at every stage of their career, across every subspecialty, and in every practice setting to provide the resources anesthesiologists need to thrive in health care’s changing environment. With the collective expertise of more than 56,000 members, ASA is a global community that advances the standards of anesthesiology practice and quality, improves patient care and safety, and secures the future of the specialty.

ASA seeks opportunities to support and strengthen the field through its seven Strategic Pillars:

  1. Advocacy
  2. Member Engagement
  3. Educational Resources
  4. Leadership and Professional Development
  5. Quality and Practice Advancement
  6. Research and Scientific Discovery
  7. Stewardship of the Society and the Specialty
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