Council appoints the editor-in-chief for a three-year term based on the recommendation of the Publications Board. They should have served previously as a senior editor of APS PRESS for at least one year and must be a current member of APS. Individuals shall not serve more than two terms consecutively. The editor-in-chief may not simultaneously hold another office of the society during their tenure.
An editor-in-chief-elect may be appointed to serve concurrently with the editor-in-chief during the last year of office. If the elect position comes from the current board, another senior editor may be appointed.
Responsibilities of Editor-in-Chief
Responsibilities of Associate Editor-in-Chief