Journal of Consumer Affairs Call for Applications & Nominations for Editor


The American Council on Consumer Interests (ACCI) Journal of Consumer Affairs (JCA) Editor Search Committee is conducting a search for a successor as the term of the current Editor of the JCA ends on December 31, 2022. A commitment of three to five years is desired starting with Volume 57, Issue 1, Spring 2023.
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Note: The search committee initially requests the following:
• Nominations only require sending a name and email address; please acknowledge if they are aware of the nomination
• Initial applications of a brief letter of interest and a CV.
The search committee will then request full applications from those selected from this initial screening.
For more information, please contact Dr. Ginger Phillips at or by calling the ACCI Office at (727) 940-2658 x 2002.

Additional Information

The Journal of Consumer Affairs (JCA), founded in 1967 by the American Council on Consumer Interests, is the premier journal devoted to peer-reviewed, multidisciplinary research on the interests of consumers in the marketplace. JCA publishes high quality research on consumer behavior, consumer and household decision making, and the implications of private business practices and government policies for consumers’ wellbeing. Consistent with the journal’s affiliation with the American Council on Consumer Interests (ACCI) and its origins in the consumer movement, research published in the journal focuses on protecting consumers’ interests and is addressed from the consumers’ point of view.