Due to the existing editors demitting office in the near future, new editors are required for the journal Social History of Medicine which is published three times yearly by OUP for the Society for the Social History of Medicine.

Appointments will be for four years initially with one editor to be appointed by 1 September 2003 and the other by 1 September 2004. Informal enquiries about the nature of the posts may be directed by email to either of the present editors, Professor Roger Davidson (Email: [email protected]) or Dr Helen King (Email: [email protected])

Applications for these posts should be by a short CV accompanied by a brief statement (no more than 300 words) on how you view the editorial role during the coming years. These should be sent to the Secretary of the Society for the Social History of Medicine, Dr Lesley Diack, Department of History, University of Aberdeen, Crombie Annexe, Meston Walk, Aberdeen AB24 3FX, email [email protected], by the 31 May 2003.