Call for Editors

Editor: American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology (2025-2027)

NOTE: The due date for applications for this position has passed. This listing remains to provide important dates for those who have submitted applications. 

The American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology (AJSLP) is a bimonthly journal that publishes clinical research pertaining to screening, detection, diagnosis, management, and outcomes of communication and swallowing disorders across the lifespan as well as the etiologies and characteristics of these disorders. 


  • Assigns submitted manuscripts to editorial board members for review
  • Monitors the peer-review process to ensure timeliness, thoroughness, and civility
  • Can recruit content, including special issues, forums, and individual articles
  • Consults on knowledge translation and content enrichment opportunities
  • Serves a three-year term starting January 1, 2025.


Editors should have demonstrated competence, a history of publications, and an established reputation in the research specialty (or specialties) to which they are assigned. In addition, editors should have substantial experience in reviewing manuscripts and extensive background in considerations related to the conduct and reporting of research.

Key Dates

May 9, 2024

Applications Due

July 15, 2024

Decisions Made

January 1, 2025

Term Start Date

December 31, 2027

Term End Date

About the Journal

AJSLP is independently published and available as a member benefit to the more than 228,000 members and affiliates of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.

Available in libraries and other institutions worldwide, the ASHA journals are key components of the ASHAWire publishing platform.