Call for Nominations: Editor for CHANCE

The American Statistical Association invites nominations and applications for the position of executive editor of CHANCE.

CHANCE is a unique magazine intended for everyone interested in the analysis of data. Articles showcase statistical methods in the social, biological, physical, and medical sciences and highlight ideas on statistical computing and graphical presentations of data. Regular departments and columns keep readers informed in such areas as government statistics and sports. CHANCE entertains, informs, and encourages sound statistical practice.

The new editor will serve from 2020 through 2022, with the transition beginning in late 2019.

If you know someone who would be right for the editorship of this magazine, please send that person’s name, email address, and a brief description of his or her qualifications to the ASA’s Journal and Publications Manager, Eric Sampson, at The search committee will contact your nominee to see if she or he is interested in applying.

Those interested in becoming the next CHANCE editor are encouraged to nominate themselves.

Nominations should be made no later than December 7, 2018.

Applications should be received no later than February 22, 2019.