CfA: GSR book review editor

Call for applications: GSR book review editor

German Studies Review is looking for a book review editor in charge of publications in Literature/Film/ Culture. Ideally, the candidate should be at the level of associate professor or higher, but we will consider applications from colleagues of all ranks. Tasks involve

  • monitoring the field for new publications,
  • communicating with publishers,
  • identifying qualified reviewers,
  • sending out books and keeping track of reviews in process, and
  • editing reviews.

The book review editors are supported by a graduate student assistant. German Studies Review comes out three times a year and publishes 15–20 reviews per volume. The three-year, renewable appointment begins in May 2024.

Questions can be addressed to Britta Kallin (, the outgoing book review editor, or Katharina Gerstenberger, editor of GSR.

Please send letter of interest and a CV to Katharina Gerstenberger ( by November 15, 2023.