Benefits of Being an Associate Editor:
- Be an Engaged Academic. Serving as an Associate Editor affords you the opportunity to stay up-to-date on ongoing research at Florida State. You can learn a lot about research from having to critically review others' work. Who knows—maybe you will read something that sparks a new idea or research question in your mind. Working as a peer-reviewer also helps ensure the quality of your peers' work and the research going on in your discipline.
- Gain Valuable Skills and Experiences for Your Future. Serving as an Associate Editor will equip you with skills in leadership, teamwork, professional writing and editing skills, peer mentorship, and critical evaluation of research. These skills are tremendously valuable for professional careers, especially those that involve research or professional writing.