The Sleep Research Society (SRS) has appointed a search committee to recommend candidates to serve as editor-in-chief for its journal: SLEEP Advances. The editor will be appointed for a 5-year term beginning on January 1, 2025.

About SLEEP Advances: SLEEP Advances is a peer-reviewed, online-only, gold Open Access journal publishing high-quality and replicable basic, translational, and clinical research in sleep and circadian science. The goals of SLEEP Advances are to disseminate timely developments and advances that reflect the diversity of sleep and circadian science, and to offer quick, objective, and straightforward peer review. SLEEP Advances is a companion journal to SLEEP and provides an additional outlet for quality sleep and circadian research. It publishes Research Methods, Protocols, Procedures articles, original research, commentaries, and review papers in sleep and circadian science.

The purpose of this communication is to briefly describe the search process and to invite applications from interested candidates. SRS encourages applications of a diverse pool of candidates without regards to race, creed, age, sex, national origin, country of residence, or any other category provided by law. Applications should be sent by email to the Executive Director of the SRS, John Noel ( by March 18, 2024.

Please include the following in your application packet:

  • Cover letter (two-page limit)
    • Indicate your interest in the position
    • Describe any editorial experience
    • Discuss your vision for the journal
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Completed Conflict of Interest Form